Category: Discussion Questions

Hereafter: The Gospel Really Is Good News

The Gospel Really Is Good News 1. Pastor Chris spoke about God’s sacrificial love for us. Share a situation when someone has lovingly sacrificed for you, or when you have done this for someone else. 2. Is it easy to share stories of when people have made sacrifices for you? Why? 3. Describe a time […]

Read More

Hereafter: Not Ashamed

Not Ashamed 1. Pastor Chris stated no one comes to God initially because he loves Him. What was going on in your life when you accepted Christ’s offer of relationship and made him your Lord and Savior? 2. It was said that at salvation we each receive a revelation of our ruin – we understand […]

Read More

Paradise: Your Primary Purpose?

Your Primary Purpose? 1. How did the survey regarding the hurting and homeless in Knoxville make you feel? 2. What are your thoughts about living in paradise? 3. Who do we resemble more – financially, relationally, compassionately – the rich man or Lazarus? 4. Have you been on a mission trip? Describe the living conditions […]

Read More

Paradise: Expanding Our Heart

Expanding Our Heart 1. Pastor Chris stated it has taken him many years to have the heart of Christ in relation to seeing and serving the afflicted, poor, and homeless. He prayed that God would wreck our hearts. How has your heart been wrecked by God? Is your heart broken for the same things that […]

Read More

Paradise: Distracted

Distracted 1. Pastor Josh commented we often think “if you become like me, then I’ll help you.” Why do we make stipulations of people before we are willing to help them? 2. Jesus sees people as opportunities rather than distractions. Where is your focus? What processes consume you to the point of neglecting people? 3. […]

Read More

Paradise: Whatever It Takes

Whatever It Takes 1. Pastor Chris stated people ask him when are we going to stop growing, and he responded that he wants Christ to find us at work in the harvest field when He returns. Pastor asked who do we know that is in bondage? Who is captive? Who does not have a relationship […]

Read More