Lesson APO002 Small Group Bible Study on The Emergent Church
Look up the following Scriptures. When reading these verses
ask yourself the following questions:
- Who is talking/writing?
- Who is the audience?
- What do these verses have to say about our main topic?
Read the following article that relates to our topical Bible
Response to the Emerging Church Movement
By David Kowalski
heresy that is being welcomed by many Evangelicals today is known
as the Emerging Church movement. While many participants in this
movement undoubtedly know and love Christ, and while many of their
criticisms of evangelical tendencies are well founded, their concessions
to relativism inevitably lead them downward to serious doctrinal
and moral deviations that they bring into the household of God.
For Optimal Learning and Comprehension, Print the article and grab
you read the article, highlight the sentences, statements or paragraphs
that you find most profound, confusing, revolutionary, fundamental
or inspiring. Mark each highlight with the reason you choose
it. Use the corresponding word or letter. P
= Profound , C = Confusing , R
= Revolutionary , F = Fundamental
, I = Inspiring.
you have done this for the entire article, force yourself to narrow
your favorite sentences, statements or paragraphs down to your
top 5. Then top 3. Then 1. This will prepare you for in-depth
only will this technique improve overall reading comprehension,
but will act as a discussion outline for your small group. This
method also provides a jump start if you choose to do a written
summary of the article.