Striving with you to “grow in the grace and knowledge of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ” (2 Peter 3:18).
GROWTH GROUP QUESTIONS FOR WEEK OF OCTOBER 16, 2011
- Have you ever felt God’s pleasure? If so, how would you describe it? (Cf., Eric Liddell quote from the movie Chariots of Fire: “I believe God made me for a purpose, but he also made me fast. And when I run I feel His pleasure.”)
- What is the great foundation of God’s pleasure in His people? Why is this good news?
- The sermon detailed three things about Jesus Christ from this text. What were they?
- What is so significant about the baptism of Jesus? What did this event signal? (Cf., Isaiah 53:6)
- What mission was Jesus commissioned for at His baptism? What does this say about our mission as a church? (Cf., 2 Cor. 5:20)
- What reasons were given in the sermon for the Father’s love and pleasure in His Son? (Cf., Heb. 1:3 and John 10:17)
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