Sermon Discussion Questions: January 10, 2016
Sunday, January 10, 2016: AM
How has the Kingdom of God already come (i.e., how has it been “inaugurated”)?
How is the Kingdom of God present now?
How will the Kingdom fully come in the future (i.e., be “consummated”)?
Why is it important to know that the Kingdom will come suddenly?
How does our understanding of the “already and not yet” help us to understand suffering and hardship in this life?
What did Pastor Jon mean when he said that our identification must be chiefly in Christ?
Sunday, January 10, 2016: PM
1 Samuel 14:1-23
What are the characteristics of true faith that we see in this text?
How does true faith trust God without being presumptuous?
What is the difference between faith and “religiosity”?
How does this text show us the faithfulness and character of God?
How does God’s character encourage us in our faith?