• Mark 12:28-34

    Kevin Thompson

    April 6, 2014

     

    Discussion Questions

    1. How do you define love? How does the Bible define it?
    2. How is the command to love your neighbor like the command to love God with all of our heart, soul, mind and strength?
    3. Who do you believe is your neighbor?
    4. Who did Jesus say is our neighbor?
    5. Name one thing you can do personally to obey this passage.

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  • 1 Peter 4:7-11

    Kevin Thompson

    March 30, 2014

     

     

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  • Matthew 21:28-32

    Ed Saucier

    March 23, 2014

     

    Discussion Questions

    1. Why is the phrase “It’s the thought that counts” wrong?
    2. What is the connection between our obedience and God’s authority?
    3. Do you struggle with judging who’s in and who’s out of the kingdom of God?
    4. Why should we never give up on people?
    5. What are some practical ways can we love God with all our strength?

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  • 1 Corinthians 1:18-25

    Shelton Markham

    March 16, 2014

     

    Discussion Questions

    1. Why is the Cross “folly to those who are perishing?”
    2. Why do we often think that some people are too smart for faith?
    3. How does the Cross reveal the wisdom of God?
    4. What is one thing you can do to love God more with all of your mind?

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  • Proverbs 2:1-5

    Kevin Thompson

    March 9, 2014

     

    Discussion Questions

    1. Why do we often assume faith does not include our minds?
    2. What is the relationship between knowledge and love? How do the two influence each other?
    3. What are some ways you can engage your mind to love God more?
    4. What is a good response to someone who says they need nothing but blind faith?

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  • Mark 8:34-38

    Shelton Markham

    March 2, 2014

     

    Discussion Questions

    1. What are some ways God might call us to deny ourselves?
    2. Describe what a follower Jesus looks like.
    3. Where are you most tempted to be ashamed of Jesus?
    4. How is the religious community part of what Jesus would called an “adulterous generation?”
    5. What makes someone a Christian?

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  • Mark 8:34-38

    Kevin Thompson

    February 23, 2014

     

    Discussion Questions

    1. What are some ways in which you can “forfeit” your soul?
    2. How can you prevent yourself from losing your soul for temporal things?
    3. What did Jesus give in return for your soul? What does that tell you about its value?
    4. Have someone in the group share his/her story of becoming a follower of Jesus.
    5. As a group, identify individuals who you want to see become followers of Jesus and pray for them by name.

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  • Matthew 12:33-37

    Ed Saucier

    February 16, 2014

     

    Discussion Questions

    1. What is the most powerful single sentence anyone has ever said to you?
    2. Do you believe that words matter? Why or why not?
    3. Why do we believe our words are not a reflection of our heart?
    4. Why does Jesus say our words to reflect our heart?
    5. How can our hearts be changed so that our words are changed?

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  • Matthew 6:19-24

    Kevin Thompson

    February 9, 2014

     

    Discussion Questions

    1. Considering the amount of time Jesus spent speaking about money, what is the proper amount of time a church should spend discussing the issue?
    2. Your spending is a reflection of the things that you love. Reflect on your current spending. What are some of the things that you love?
    3. Give an example of a time in your life when your affections followed your investments.
    4. What keeps people from giving regularly?
    5. Why do we often believe that our heart and our giving are not related?
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