Community Group Discussion Questions | Week of March 25, 2018
Please see this week’s discussion questions below.
1 Samuel 18 | Loyalty, Jealousy, and Popularity
1. Jonathan’s Loyalty shows us that true friends sacrifice for and celebrate with one another.
2. Saul’s Jealousy shows us that it’s dangerous to fixate on one’s reputation and self-importance.
3. David’s Popularity shows us that God’s plan of redemption is unstoppable.
What in the sermon was impactful, helpful, challenging, convicting, or encouraging to you?
Ed Clowney wrote, “It is possible to know Bible stories, yet miss the Bible story.” How do we do this and how do we avoid it?
How does the gospel make us into the kind of friend that Jonathan was?
Pastor Nathan stated in the sermon, “The gospel convinces us that Jesus is the very best friend that we can ever have.” What security should we have in this truth?
Why is jealousy so dangerous?
What other Bible stories showcase the unstoppable nature of God’s plan of redemption?