FOLLOW JESUS

“For it is by grace you have been saved, through faith—and this is not from yourselves, it is the gift of God.”
–Ephesians 2:8

The decision to accept Jesus Christ as the leader of your life is the most important decision you will ever make. Whether you are new in your Spiritual journey or you are coming back to it; we want to help you Know God, Find Freedom, Discover Purpose and Make a Difference.

We have some great resources and people that want to come alongside of you to help you grow in your relationship with Jesus.

Following Jesus e-Book

Through the Following Jesus e-book, you will discover how to connect with God, pray, worship, read your Bible, be a part of the Church community, grow in your faith and be empowered by The Holy Spirit!

Read the Bible

The Bible is one of God’s greatest gifts to us. He speaks to us through His Word, giving it the power to transform our lives. When we read the Bible, we can experience peace, encouragement, hope, and direction.

My Next Step with Jesus

We’ve been given the Church to help build our faith and support us. Whether it’s water baptism, connecting in a group or Servant Leadership; we are here to walk alongside you.

FIRST FIFTEEN

The First Fifteen is a practice to help you start each day in worship, prayer, and reading God’s Word. We want to help you know God in a personal and meaningful way as you continue to grow in your relationship with Him.
Lean into a 21 day First Fifteen through the book of John.

What is S.O.A.P.?

S –  Scripture

You’ll be amazed what God will reveal to you just by taking the time to slow down and write out the verse that stands out to you.

O – Observation

What do you see in the verses that you’re reading? What stands out to you from these verses? What is God saying in these verses?

A – Application

Ask yourself, “How can I apply what I just read to my own personal life? What changes do I need to make? Is there an action that I need to take?

P – Prayer

Pray God’s word back to Him. Ask your Heavenly Father for strength, wisdom, patience, etc. Whatever you need to apply what He revealed to you from what you read, pray about that. Keep it simple – God is for you!

5 MINUTES EACH

Worship /  Scripture / Prayer

Day 1

Worship – Today’s worship is with Elevation Worship: Graves into Gardens.

Scripture – Read John chapter 1.

Prayer – For those that are sick and those infected by the COVID-19 virus. I pray that they would suffer no more, that you God, the Great Physician would intervene and heal their bodies. I pray against this virus and ask that this virus would pass in the name of Jesus. Amen.
• Jeremiah 17:14

Day 2

Worship – Today’s worship is with Cody Carnes: Nothing Else.

Scripture – Read John chapter 2.

Prayer – For those effected by the economy during this time. I pray financial health and stability over all that are being effected. In your Kingdom there is no lack of resources but instead an abundance. Bless our economy God. I pray against this virus and ask that this virus would pass in the name of Jesus. Amen.
• Philippians 4:19

Day 3

Worship – Today’s worship is with Elevation Worship: Won’t Stop Now.

Scripture – Read John chapter 3.

Prayer – For those that have lost their job or can not work. Release them from all of the worry and stress that goes with financial uncertainty. Provide for them in ways that only you can provide God. I pray that they fully trust you in this difficult time, and though a door is closing a new door will open. I pray against this virus and ask that this virus would pass in the name of Jesus. Amen.
• Proverbs 3:5-6

Day 4

Worship – Today’s worship is with Elevation Worship: Do it Again.

Scripture – Read John chapter 4.

Prayer – For the medical professionals that are treating patients. I pray you protect them with health while they treat patients that are contagious. Bless the work of their hands and increase their knowledge of how to treat their patients. I pray against this virus and ask that this virus would pass in the name of Jesus. Amen.
• James 1:5

Day 5

Worship – Today’s worship is with Hillsong United: Another in the Fire.

Scripture – Read John chapter 5.

Prayer – For the medical professionals that are researching and working on a vaccine. Increase their knowledge and their skills God so that they may be able to obtain a vaccine sooner than expected. Guide them Lord. I ask for a miracle to be done in the field of medicine. I pray against this virus and ask that this virus would pass in the name of Jesus. Amen.
• Proverbs 2:6

Day 6

Worship – Today’s worship is with Kari Jobe: The Blessing.

Scripture – Read John chapter 6.

Prayer – For our government officials that are making decisions. I ask you would impart wisdom into our leaders as they are making decisions for what is best for our country. That you would guide them in their judgment and lead them to decisions that truly help us. I pray against this virus and ask that this virus would pass in the name of Jesus. Amen.
• 1 Timothy 2:1-4

Day 7

Worship – Today’s worship is with Hillsong United: Good Grace.

Scripture – Read John chapter 7.

Prayer – For those with weak immune systems. Lord protect them and keep them from harms way. Though their flesh and their body is weak, Lord you are their strength. Keep watch over those that are more prone to catching this virus Lord. I pray against this virus and ask that this virus would pass in the name of Jesus. Amen.
• Psalm 119:114

Day 8

Worship – Today’s worship is with Leeland: Waymaker.

Scripture – Read John chapter 8.

Prayer – For those that are isolated. Comfort them Lord Jesus. Remind them that they are not alone during this time, that they have you but also a church family that is there with them. I pray against isolation God, that community becomes even stronger during this season. I pray against this virus and ask that this virus would pass in the name of Jesus. Amen.
• Psalm 139:7-10

Day 9

Worship – Today’s worship is with Bethel Worship: Raise a Hallelujah.

Scripture – Read John chapter 9.

Prayer – For the anxious. In place of anxiety I pray peace over us. That we would not be anxious about tomorrow but instead peaceful about today. I pray we recognize that the peace you have given us is the gift that will truly help us fight this battle. I pray against this virus and ask that this virus would pass in the name of Jesus. Amen.
• Philippians 4:6-7

Day 10

Worship – Today’s worship is with Bethel Worship: God of Revival.

Scripture – Read John chapter 10.

Prayer – For those that are fearful. I pray against the fear that is over our nation. That people would begin to turn to you and trust you Jesus. That we will become a people that fear no evil for you are always with us. Help us to have more faith in you than we do this virus. I pray against this virus and ask that this virus would pass in the name of Jesus. Amen.
• 2 Timothy 1:7

Day 11

Worship – Today’s worship is with Jesus Culture: Break Every Chain.

Scripture – Read John chapter 11.

Prayer – For the poor and the hungry. I pray for those that are struggling financially and are having a hard time feeding their family God. I pray for the homeless of our city. Flood them with warmth, security, protection, and resources. We declare Psalm 46 over them that you are their refuge and their strength. I pray against this virus and ask that this virus would pass in the name of Jesus. Amen.
• Psalm 46:1-11

Day 12

Worship – Today’s worship is with Elevation Worship: Graves into Gardens.

Scripture – Read John chapter 12.

Prayer – For plenty of supplies. That those that need basic things like toilet paper can find them. That we would not hoard or take resources that others need due to our fear. Let us think about the health and well being of our neighbors. Provide plenty of resources and supplies during this difficult season. I pray against this virus and ask that this virus would pass in the name of Jesus. Amen.
• Philippians 4:19

Day 13

Worship – Today’s worship is with Cody Carnes: Nothing Else.

Scripture – Read John chapter 13.

Prayer – For the media. Thank you for mass media Lord, that we are able to stay connected and knowledgeable about what is going on in our world. I pray for honest, reliable, and accurate news that would not incite fear and panic but instead would bring peace and clarity to the situation around us. I pray against this virus and ask that this virus would pass in the name of Jesus. Amen.
• John 16:33

Day 14

Worship – Today’s worship is with Elevation Worship: Won’t Stop Now.

Scripture – Read John chapter 14.

Prayer – For those struggling with mental health. Help those that are struggling with mental health during this difficult season of social distancing. Help them see themselves as you see them Lord, people of value and worth. May they be reminded they are never alone. Comfort them right now Jesus with your peace. I pray against this virus and ask that this virus would pass in the name of Jesus. Amen.
• John 14:27

Day 15

Worship – Today’s worship is with Elevation Worship: Do it Again.

Scripture – Read John chapter 15.

Prayer – That we would use this season for growth. I pray this season would not go to waste. Instead God help us to grow in understanding of your love and who you are. Help us lean into what you want to teach us and the ways in which you want to stretch us. Help us find the good and potential for growth in this season. I pray against this virus and ask that this virus would pass in the name of Jesus. Amen.
• 2 Peter 3:18

Day 16

Worship – Today’s worship is with Hillsong United: Another in the Fire.

Scripture – Read John chapter 16.

Prayer – For unity in our city and in our nation. I come against division in the name of Jesus. Allow this time to unite us as a nation. Help our churches come and work together to serve our city for YOUR Kingdom. Let this be a turning point in our nation where we truly live out what it means to be in this together. I pray against this virus and ask that this virus would pass in the name of Jesus. Amen.
• 1 Corinthians 1:10

Day 17

Worship – Today’s worship is with Kari Jobe: The Blessing.

Scripture – Read John chapter 17.

Prayer – That people would come to know you. I pray that this virus would be turned for your good. I pray that the love of Jesus would spread at an exponential rate and that people would come to know you because of this virus Jesus. I pray your light shines brighter than ever. I pray against this virus and ask that this virus would pass in the name of Jesus. Amen.
• Genesis 5:20

Day 18

Worship – Today’s worship is with Hillsong United: Good Grace.

Scripture – Read John chapter 18.

Prayer – For the elderly. That they would stay clear of this virus, that they would keep safe and healthy. I pray your shield of protection over the elderly in our community. I pray against this virus and ask that this virus would pass in the name of Jesus. Amen.
• Isaiah 46:4

Day 19

Worship – Today’s worship is with Leeland: Waymaker.

Scripture – Read John chapter 19.

Prayer – This virus passes. God I simply pray against this virus. Your Word says that every name must bow at the name of Jesus. I pray that COVID-19 bows at your name. That it no longer has the ability to infect another person. I pray with faith that this virus ceases to exist. I pray against this virus and ask that this virus would pass in the name of Jesus. Amen.
• Psalm 91:1-16

Day 20

Worship – Today’s worship is with Bethel Worship: Raise a Hallelujah.

Scripture – Read John chapter 20.

Prayer – For our community. I pray that our community is strengthened in this season. That people lean in more than ever to the community that God has placed around them. That what was meant to separate us and isolate us will only draw us closer to one another. I pray against this virus and ask that this virus would pass in the name of Jesus. Amen.
• Psalm 133:1

Day 21

Worship – Today’s worship is with Bethel Worship: God of Revival.

Scripture – Read John chapter 21.

Prayer – For our pastors. I pray for their wisdom on how to navigate this season be increased. That you would lead them and guide them through an unprecedented time. I pray for their health along with their family’s health. God I thank you for them, continue to protect them and help them lead the community that you have given them in a way that brings you all of the glory. I pray against this virus and ask that this virus would pass in the name of Jesus. Amen.
• Jeremiah 3:15