Reading the book of John in the Bible is a way to learn about Jesus, the Son of God. You can use access the Bible with an app or hard-copy. Not sure if you want to bring your paper Bible on tour? You might also purchase a water-proof New Testament Bible.
The below schedule for reading includes four selections each week. Feel free to read ahead, catch up, or start in the middle anytime!
9 minutes each, from TheBibleProject.com: Watch the Read Scripture videos on the Gospel of John, which breaks down the literary design of the book and its main ideas.
Check back for the following:
We encourage members and staff in DCI to focus on more small group gatherings with people near them by section, tour job, bus / housing assignments. If you think about Box 7 community being primarily multi-section / or all Christians in your drum corps, it will not be feasible to meet often. Aim for smaller groups with people you frequently cross paths with; you might call these "Focus Groups."
Focus Group Guide... coming soon
Discovery Bible Studies (DBS) are a simple, conversational method for anytime you have 15 minutes or more with a group of 3+ (maybe a Focus Group). DBS is also great for people who are new to reading the Bible!
For each week of the Box 7 WORD reading plan through the Gospel of John, we have selected a few passages that will be effective for a small group meeting.
Optional: You can read and meditate on the Bible book of Proverbs to grow in wisdom.
The suggested podcast series, "Survival Skills," from pastor Ben Stuart teaches Proverbs through the topics of foolishness, friendship, sex, money, communication, and marriage. Check out more on the post. Podcast from Passion City Church in Washington, D.C.
This Cultural Moment
A podcast about following Jesus in the post-christian world. This Cultural Moment is a collaboration of John Mark Comer from Bridgetown Church in Portland, USA and Mark Sayers from Red Church in Melbourne, Australia. Great for listening to on the bus!
Interested in listening? Check it out at the links below.