Sermon Discussion Questions: May 8, 2016
Sunday, May 8, 2016: AM
Why did the Scribes and chief priests want to destroy Jesus?
Why did these leaders think they could trap Jesus with this question?
How was Jesus’s answer the perfect response?
What does Jesus’ response teach us about our attitude toward government?
What is the doctrine of the two kingdoms? How does that doctrine affect the way Christians think about citizenship and identity?
Sunday, May 8, 2016: PM
1 Samuel 20:1-42
What is a covenant? How do we see a covenantal relationship playing out in this text?
How does the covenant affect the mindset and priorities of Jonathan and David?
How does the covenant add peace and security to their situations?
If the covenant between David and Jonathan was modeled on the Lord’s covenantal “steadfast love,” what implications does that have for Christians?