Cleanse Me | Jan 15 – 21, 2017

Series Big Idea

God’s dream for you is to be a fully engaged Christ-follower, to be on adventure with Jesus that is daring, life-changing, full of purpose. If you’re ready for something more, start praying dangerous prayers.

Message Big Idea

Lord, cleanse me of my sin so I can grow closer to you.


Psalm 51, Luke 18:10-14


What was your most embarrassing moment last week?

Bible Discussion

1. Read Psalm 51 and Luke 18:10-14 out loud. What struck you about these passages?

2. These are some examples of famous prayers in the Bible: how do they compare to the prayers we typically pray?

Life Application

3. Have you ever confessed sin to someone else? What was that experience like?

4. What are the biggest things holding us back from praying a dangerous prayer?

5. While our sin does not alter God’s love for us, it does impact our intimacy with God. Does this ring true in your experience? If so, how? If not, why not?


6.  Complete the 3C Spiritual Growth Plan available online.

7. Pick a way you can incorporate prayer this week – whether it’s by praying out loud, alone in your room, by journaling, or even with a friend. Pick a way and pray a dangerous prayer “your will be done,” “search me,” “cleanse me,” or some other prayer that stretches and challenges you.