Reading Guide

The Bible Reading Guide provides weekday Scripture readings that relate to the next Sunday's sermon. Reading and reflecting on these texts is one of the best ways to prepare your heart for worship.

RECONNECT reading guide

August 2-6  RECONNECT.  

“I am the vine; you are the branches. If you remain in me and I in you, you will bear much fruit; apart from me you can do nothing” (John 15:5). 

  • MO                  John 15:1-4  
  • TU                   John 15:5-8  
  • WE                  John 15:9-17 
  • TH                   John 15:18-25  
  • FR                   John 15:26-16:15   

August 9 – 13  RECONNECT …to the Source of Life

“Remain in me, as I also remain in you. No branch can bear fruit by itself; it must remain in the vine. Neither can you bear fruit unless you remain in me” (John 15:4).

  • MO                  Isaiah 5:1-7                 
  • TU                   Isaiah 27:2-6  
  • WE                  Matthew 3:7-10, 7:15-20; 12:33  
  • TH                   Mark 12:1-12  
  • FR                   John 15:1-8; Galatians 5:22-23; James 3:17 

August 16 - 20  RECONNECT …to Friends in Life    

“My command is this: Love each other as I have loved you” (John 15:12)

  • MO                  1 Peter 1:13-25  
  • TU                   1 Peter 4:7-11  
  • WE                  1 John 3:11-24  
  • TH                   1 John 4:7-21
  • FR                   John 13:31-35; 15:9-17  

August 23 - 27  RECONNECT …to our Purpose in Life

“You did not choose me, but I chose you and appointed you so that you might go and bear fruit—fruit that will last—and so that whatever you ask in my name the Father will give you” (John 15:16). 

  • MO                  John 15:16; 18-27      
  • TU                   Romans 7:4-6  
  • WE                  Colossians 1:3-8 
  • TH                   Colossians 1:9-14  
  • FR                   Colossians 1:21-29 

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