Wednesday, August 21, 2013

8/18: "God Snobs" (Jonah 3)

1.  Are their areas of your life that might be considered "snobbish?" What are these areas?

2.  How can we be snobs when it comes to God?

3.  How does your relationship with Christ and Scripture put these attitudes into perspective?

4.  Is God calling you to reach out to others or to take a certain action but you feel hesitant to do so? Why? What does Jonah 3 teach us about obedience to God?

5.  How does the message of Jonah 3 remind us of God's graciousness towards us? 

Thursday, August 1, 2013

7/28: "Fondness for the Foyer: Reflections on the Exiled Life" (1 Peter 2:11-12)

1. In what ways do you see yourselves as exiles in this world? In light of this, how should we then live?

2. What desires wage war against your thoughts and affections?

3. What motivation does Peter give to abstain from over-reaching desires?

4. How are we called to be ambassadors for Christ here on earth? How can we do this on a daily basis?