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Read: Acts 2:42-47, Romans 12:9-12


Read Acts 2:42-47, Romans 12:9-12

In Acts 2, what common practices do you see the early believers devoted to in this passage? Which practices would you want to see more in your own community?

Romans 12 tells us not simply to love, but to be devoted to another another in love. How would you picture this devotion to love worked out in the life of community?

As you read these passages, what are some tangible ways that you could show love and devotion to those in your own community?


Practicing Restoration: 9 Practices To Pursue Jesus Together

Over the next month, we’re unpacking 9 practices that will move us towards Jesus together as a Church. This week, we’re looking at the 2nd set of practices: Practices of Community. These practices help us continue to abide in the presence of God, who is already present and at work among us.

Gather regularly in a community group to share a meal, share my story, and grow in faith.  Find out more about community group opportunities at

Regularly connect with 1-2 friends to be vulnerable through confession, repentance, and encouragement. Find a few friends and go deeper together in following Jesus. Find a “3 am phone call” friend.

Serve the greater community through volunteering my gifts and talents to serve.  See the back of your connect card for serving opportunities at Restoration!