FAITH5 Plus 1 – 9/24/2017

Your Plus 1 Assignment this week: Pray this week for our country and its leaders.

  Scripture of the Week
Now there are varieties of gifts, but the same Spirit. — I Corinthians 12:4
Nightly Challenge

Sunday Music: Highlight today’s scripture in your Bible. Go to www.faithink.com and listen to the song by entering AC07 in the FINKlink box on the bottom left. What words or phrases jump out at you? Why?Monday Art Encounter: What do you see in the image above? How might it relate to the Holy Spirit?

Tuesday Catechism Encounter: Open your Small Catechism or go online to the explanation of the Third Article of the Apostles’ Creed. Hold hands and whisper, “I believe in the Holy Spirit” three times. Shout it together three times. Whisper it again three times. Now read Luther’s explanation of the work of the Holy Spirit. What key words or phrases jump out at you? Why?

Wednesday Game Night: Go to www.faithink.com and play the Quizbowl game by entering AC07 in the FINKlink box on the bottom left column. Scroll to the bottom of the linked page and click “Launch Game.” Have fun!

Thursday Question: “We’ve got spirit, yes we do! We’ve got spirit how about you?” What does it mean to say a team has spirit? What does it mean to say that a church has the Holy Spirit?

Friday Role Play: Act out one of these situations.
1. A friend says, “Unless you can speak in angelic tongues, you aren’t really a Christian.” How do you respond?
2. A friend from another country is confused with Christianity. She thinks Christians worship three gods. How do you respond?

Saturday Reflections: What was your highest high this week? What was your lowest low? Thank and praise God for the highest high. Ask the Holy Spirit to help you with the lowest low. Close in Jesus’ name.