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Church Service | Sunday | 10am | The Sanctuary: 464 E Walnut St. Pasadena, 91101


Sunday Services @  (464 E Walnut St. Pasadena, CA 91101)

10:00 am


Sovereign Grace Church of Pasadena @ The Sanctuary

464 E Walnut Street

Pasadena, CA 91101



We meet in The Sanctuary of the old First Congregational Church


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Evangelism & Outreach


Read: Honest Evangelism, Rico Tice (101 pgs) gradually.
Learn C4 materials and commit to prayer for 4 people.
Monthly engage with non-believers at one of the levels


Personal growth


Read: Habits of Grace, David Mathis (214 pgs)
Create your 2020 devotional plan


Doctrine of the Word


Read: A Peculiar Glory, John Piper, chs. 1-11 (191 pgs)


Doctrine of God


Read: Systematic Theology, Wayne Grudem: chs. 9-13 (63 pgs)
Read: Delighting in the Trinity, Michael Reeves (121 pages)


Sovereignty of God


Read: Systematic Theology, Wayne Grudem: ch 16 (pp. 315-336, 22 pgs)
Read: Trusting God, Jerry Bridges; chs. 1-10 (162 pgs)


The gospel


Read: Systematic Theology, Wayne Grudem, ch. 24 (21 pgs)
Read: Christ Crucified: Understanding the Atonement, Donald McLeod (241 pgs)


Gender and sexuality


Read: What Does the Bible Really Teach about Homosexuality?, Kevin DeYoung (150 pgs)
Read: God and the Transgender Debate, Andrew Walker (164 pgs).
Write 750-1000 word paper: What is the biblical view of gender as it relates to homosexuality? Briefly address how this applies pastorally to same-sex attraction, and culturally to same-sex marriage and transgender issues.


Local church


Read: Remaking a Broken World: The Heart of the Bible Story, Christopher Ash (214 pgs)


Manhood and Womanhood


Read: Systematic Theology, Wayne Grudem, chs. 21-22 (33 pgs) and "Should Women Be Church Officers?" pgs 937-945 (9 pgs)
Read article: "Summaries of the Egalitarian and Complementarian Positions", Bruce Ware, June 26, 2007 (CBMW.org)
Read: Designed for Joy, eds Jonathan Parnell and Owen Strachan (134 pgs)
Write 750-1000 word paper: What is your view on the respective roles of men and women? Include how this applies in the church and in the home.


The work of the Spirit


Read: Systematic Theology, Wayne Grudem, chs. 30, 34, 52 (55 pgs)
Read: The Beginner's Guide to Spiritual Gifts, Sam Storms (157 pgs)
Write 750-1000 word paper: What does it mean to be continuationist in pneumatology? Explain your beliefs about the ministry of the Holy Spirit in the life of the believer and the church.




Read: How Does Sanctification Work?, David Powlison (112 pages)
Read: Instruments in the Redeemers Hands, Paul Tripp, chs. 1-6 (112 pgs)


Glory of God in salvation


Redemption Accomplished and Applied, John Murray (191 pgs)
Write 750-1000 word paper: Describe your views on soteriology using the traditional components of the ordo salutis.




Read: Leadership as an Identity, Crawford Loritts (205 pgs)
Read: Do More Better, Tim Challies (119 pgs)
Schedule a day when you will set up your productivity plan