Groups Questions for the Week of 6/19/16

Categories: Church,Following Jesus,Groups


  • Icebreaker: What is one thing that you dreamed of being great at when you were a kid?
  • Read Luke 9:37-45.  What feeling is behind Jesus’ words in v. 41?  After Jesus heals the boy, what does he teach his disciples?  What is the significance of that teaching?
  • Read Luke 9:46-50.  How are the disciples gauging “greatness” here?  How does Jesus define greatness?  What is John concerned about in v. 49?  What does that desire show about his outlook and character?
  • Using Jesus’ definition of greatness, what would greatness look like in your life today?  What is standing in the way of you living like that?  How would you be rewarded for that greatness?
  • How can we pray for each other?