A Four-Session Series on the Persecuted Church

Here's how you start The Ripple Effect

You can start The Ripple Effect on your own or in a small group. Just click on the first session below, watch the intro video with Pastor J.D. Greear and go through the study. You can walk through each session online—or you can download the complete discussion guide as a PDF. It’s up to you. After each session, we encourage you to share what you’re learning with others—through social media, email or even in a casual conversation with friends.

The Ripple Effect Sessions

Session 1


Session 1: Perceive

Are your eyes open to worldwide persecution?

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Session 2


Session 2: Recognize

What does God have to say about persecution?

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Session 3


Session 3: Acknowledge

What does Christian persecution have to do with me?

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Session 4


Session 4: Yield

What is God calling you to do in response?

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The Ripple Effect Discussion Guide

Download the complete Ripple Effect discussion guide with all four sessions, small group questions, stories and action ideas.

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