Community Group Questions 12.06.20
Sermon // Christmas: The Season of Giving – Hope
- Can you recall from the message what struggles Jeremiah was facing during his time? What similarities can you find today with Jeremiah? Read Jeremiah 23:5-6 and discuss how these verses minister to us?
- As a parent, or even a kid, how does keeping our promises within the family lend itself to belief and hope? Can you recall good and bad examples of this?
a. Read the selected pairs of verses to explain how they demonstrate God keeping his word:
i. Isaiah 11:1 promises, Rev. 5:4-5 fulfills
ii. Ezekiel 34:23 promises, John 10:11 fulfills
iii. Zechariah 3:8-9 promises, Hebrews 7:26-27 fulfills
iv. Micah 5:2-3 promises, Matthew 2:1-2 fulfills
- What is it on your calendar for this week/year that excites you or gives you hope?
a. How does this lesson affect your hopefulness for your future and your view of God as a heavenly Father?
b. In this season of Christmas giving, how can you live in a way that gives hope to others?