What is our mission as a local church and as the Church at-large? If only the world knew of the goodness of the grace of the Gospel of Jesus! Yet, all people are without excuse – thus, we must be about the work of the Gospel at all times.
DISCUSSION QUESTIONS FOR SHEPHERD GROUPS
- If you had to articulate a one-line “mission statement” for your life, what would it be?
- Read and discuss John 4:1-10. What does this tell you about the nature of man? What does these verses tell you about Jesus?
- Read and discuss Romans 1:16-21. What does this tell you about man? About God?
- In what ways does the Gospel of Jesus Christ overcome race, gender and socio-economic barriers?
- What is religion? How is the Gospel not religion?
- What is the “mission statement” of the Christian?