Community Group Questions 03.20.22

by Mar 19, 2022

Sermon // “Pride Goes Before the Fall” Daniel 4:1-37

  1. Read Daniel 4:1-3.  What is the tone of Nebuchadnezzar?  How is this different from his previous demeanor?a. Explain why his attitude has changed?
    b. As a Christian, has anyone ever said they noticed a change in you—and if so to what did you identify as the reason?
  2. How does Nebuchadnezzar explain Daniel’s ability to interpret dreams?
    a. How would 1 Peter 2:12 and 3:15 encourage you to minister like Daniel?
    b. Do you think Nebuchadnezzar was saved?  How does 4:8 demonstrate he held mixed truths?  What kinds of beliefs are mixing into Christian faith today?
    c. What does Daniel 4:19 tell you about the heart of the minister?  How would 4:19 be written of you serving the leader of our country today?
  3. What is Nebuchadnezzar’s downfall?  Where do you think he goes wrong in  4:27-29?
    a. What struggles do you have, or do you see common in culture today?
    b. In what ways do you see the words in 4:27-29 describing people today?
  4. Read Psalm 139:23-24 and discuss how your group could apply these verses.  What actions can be taken?
    a. What elements of Nebuchadnezzar’s final statements makes the greatest impression on you?  Why?