These Reading Guide Scriptures focus on our response to Sunday's sermon.


August 2 Sermon Notes

Jephthah’s Walk of Faith – Judges Chapters 10 and  11

Rough Family History   Judges 11:1-3

  • Non - immaculate conception
  • Part of the line of Jesus Christ
  • Fell Into A Rough Crowd

A Vow That Would Be Tested   Judges 11:4-10

  • The Initial Request
  • The Promise to God
  • The Tough Reality

Ultimately Finding Comfort Through Faith   Judges 11:35-40

  • A Time of Mourning
  • A Daughter of Great Faith
  • A Lasting Legacy of Faith


Further study based on the August 2 Sermon:

     Message by Tim Walton, Bivocational Teaching Pastor
     Challenge:  Do you believe that through faith you can overcome a rough family history? Are we willing to allow God to test our faith? In our darkest times, can we find comfort through our faith?

Monday: Judges 10:1-9 

Tuesday: Judges 10:10-18

Wednesday: Judges 11:1-8

Thursday: Judges 11:9-13

Friday: Judges 11:14-28

Saturday: Judges 11:29-40

Further Study on the August 9 Sermon

     Message by Adam Smith, Student Communities Director

Monday: James 5:13-20 | What is God calling you to pray for? 

Tuesday: 1 Kings 17:1-6 | Look at and acknowledge how God is providing for your mission.

Wednesday: 1 Kings 17:7-24 | Where is God calling you to go?

Thursday: 1 Kings 18:1-45 | Rid yourself of any idols in your life.

Friday: 1 Kings 19:1-18 | Write out your prayer today.

Saturday: 1 Kings 19:18-21 | Find someone that you can disciple.



Please pray for those in our CCC family who are working on the front lines during the COVID-19 pandemic. View a printable list of those workers and their pictures here.

Read the Bible in a year, in the order that events happened, with this reading plan! Reading the books of the Bible in historical order ultimately helps us better understand God's story.

Begin your reading plan here!

We use the CCC VIP Text List to remind the congregation about upcoming church-wide events and to post alerts (i.e., cancellation of an event due to weather). It's easy to join: just text CCC123 to 36000. 

When we have or are anticipating severe weather conditions, please follow these guidelines to determine our worship times on Sunday morning: 

¨ If there is a snow emergency declared in Bartholomew County, all services and activities for the day will be cancelled.

¨ If there is no snow emergency but travel is hazardous, we may have one family-style (no classes, nursery or children’s programming) worship service at 10:30 am.

¨ Other event cancellations on Sunday and during the week will be determined after reviewing current conditions, the weather forecast, and discussion with the appropriate ministry director.

Information about Sunday service cancellations will be circulated in the following ways:

¨ The best way to find out about a cancellation is through the VIP text service. To join, text CCC123 to 36000, and follow the prompts to confirm your information.

¨ CCC website:

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¨ Church phone message: Call the church office at 812-376-9478 and listen to the greeting message. If service times have changed, the greeting will give the new times.

For other events, please check with your group leader.