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Genesis 6:1-8 Sermon Discussion Questions

What do you the sins of your eyes, your desires, and your ambitions tell you about your heart?   How do you seek to cover the wickedness of your heart with image or appearance? How have you sought to fix your heart with good things or a self righteousness before others? How does these things hinder the comfort of grace in your life?   What is the difference in repenting of sin in brokenness because you believe God is holy, good, and right? And repenting just because you are fearful of the consequences of your sin?  Why are you comforted by [...]

By | February 24th, 2024|Categories: BFG, Blog, Genesis, The Beginning|Comments Off on Genesis 6:1-8 Sermon Discussion Questions

Genesis 4:17 – 5:24 Sermon Discusion Questions

How are you tempted to put your hope in the power of men instead of the name of the Lord? How has the wisdom, strength, or plans of men let you down? How has the strength of the Lord met your needs and more?  When are you most aware of your weakness? Does your weakness remind you to call on the Lord? How might you be more intentional about calling on the Lord in times of weakness?  Do you struggle to remember your mortality? Or are you overly fearful of your own mortality? In what ways do you struggle [...]

By | February 17th, 2024|Categories: BFG, Blog, Genesis, The Beginning|Comments Off on Genesis 4:17 – 5:24 Sermon Discusion Questions

Genesis 4:1-16 Sermon Discussion Questions

In your own words, what does it mean to approach God in humble faith? What does this look like practically in worship and prayer?  Are there sins in your life that you have tried to domesticate? How have you experienced the power of such sins to attack and destroy you?  Consider for a moment God allowing you to carry out your very worst thoughts and desires? What would this look like? What kind of destruction would it cause yourself and others? Stop and thank God for saving you from the path of your worst thoughts and desires?  Do you [...]

By | February 10th, 2024|Categories: BFG, Blog, Genesis, The Beginning|Comments Off on Genesis 4:1-16 Sermon Discussion Questions

Genesis 3:8-23 Sermon Discusion Questions

How have you felt gracious God’s pursuit of you? How has he pursued you through tragedy, difficulty, church, or friends? Have you ever tried to run from God in guilt? How did you try to hide from God because of your sin?  Are there certain sins in your life that you are blaming on others instead of owning it? Have you sought to blame God for specific sin or sinful responses to life’s circumstances? As brutal as the curse of death is, how have you experienced God’s grace in this world cursed by death? How has God used the [...]

By | February 3rd, 2024|Categories: BFG, Blog, Genesis, The Beginning|Comments Off on Genesis 3:8-23 Sermon Discusion Questions

Genesis 1:26 -2:17 Sermon Discussion Questions

How are you using your life to give others life, nurture life, provide for and protect the lives of others? Do you forget the significance of these things in your life? What can you do to remind yourself of their importance?  How are you using your life to be like God to bring order to chaos in the world for the good of others? How does your job or career specifically bring order to chaos for the good of others?  What practices can you implement as you interact with others to be more in awe of God who has [...]

By | January 13th, 2024|Categories: BFG, Blog, Genesis, The Beginning|Comments Off on Genesis 1:26 -2:17 Sermon Discussion Questions

Colossians 3:18-4:1 Sermon Discussion Questions

SUPREMACY OF GOD IN MARRIAGE Where do you feel the tension between the Supremacy of Christ and other purposes you and your spouse may have given to your marriage? What practical ways will you make your marriage the priority of your home? (daily, weekly, monthly, annually)  Are there ways in which you are engaging your marriage as a more of a 50/50 partnership? In what specific ways will you seek to give yourself over 100% to your role and responsibility within marriage for the good of your spouse?  SUPREMACY OF GOD IN FAMILY Do you tend toward being overbearing [...]

By | December 2nd, 2023|Categories: BFG, Blog, Colossians, Marriage, Supremacy of Christ in all Things|Comments Off on Colossians 3:18-4:1 Sermon Discussion Questions