October 2 - Parents

Current Series – SHIFT

Throughout his life, Jesus interacted with a bunch of different people. He interacted with insiders and outsiders, the rich and the poor, the lonely and the popular and everything in between; there is one thing that just about all of his interactions had in common: There was something so special and compelling and life-changing about Jesus that every interaction caused a shift..
A shift in what people believed about themselves.
A shift in what people focused on in life.
A shift in understanding of love and life and wholeness.
There is something special and compelling and life-changing about Jesus…
That every interaction with him causes us to shift.
Shift our focus.
Shift what we believe about ourselves.
Shift what we care about.

This week’s bottom line: Every failure is a fork.

Here are some questions you can ask your student about the night to hopefully fuel some cool conversations!

  1. Do you feel like our home is a place where you can talk about your failures? Why or why not? 

  2. What was the fork in the road that was mentioned in tonight’s conversation?  


Announcements:

Hype Night! - October 9th

We are making a change to our original plans for Hype Night! On our yearly calendar, Hype Night is scheduled to be held at one location. However, our weekly attendance has been much higher than we anticipated (which is awesome!). In an effort to keep the experience hospitable, fun, and not over crowed we have decided to hold Hype Night at each of our campuses. So you will be heading to your normal campus next week, October 9th, for Lifeline! If you have any questions don’t hesitate to email us at Lifeline@adabible.org.

Operation Christmas Child

We are excited to work with Operation Christmas Child again this year at Lifeline. Over the coming weeks we will be collecting gifts for OCC that we will then package into shoeboxes on October 23, which Samaritans Purse will then send all over the world to kids, and pair that with an amazing Jesus message. So we need your help! Each week, we’re collecting gifts for:

  • 2-4 year old kids

  • 5-9 year old kids

  • 10-14 year old kids

Please keep these categories in mind when shopping:

  • Wow items (like stuffed animals)

  • Personal Care items (body soap)

  • Clothing & Accessories

  • Crafts & Activities

  • Toys

What ideas for what to shop for or want to learn more about Operation Christmas Child? Head to: www.samaritanspurse.org/operation-christmas-child/what-goes-in-my-shoebox-suggestions

Bring Your Bibles!

We would love for students to bring their Bibles to Lifeline this year! We are hoping this helps students become more familiar with the habit of opening up and reading from their Bible; it will also help them more easily follow along with the teaching at Lifeline!

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