By giving back to the body of Christ, we imitate God, worship God, build into other believers, and find personal fulfillment.
DISCUSSION QUESTIONS FOR SHEPHERD GROUPS
- What was one thing you found beneficial or challenging about this message?
- Read and discuss Colossians 3:23-24 and Romans 12:4-8. What do these passages tell us about ourselves? What do they reveal about God? How do they instruct us about giving back to the body of Christ?
- How have you seen God be a gracious giver in your life?
- In what ways have you seen the Holy Spirit use you as His instrument at some point in your journey?
- When you think of spiritual gifts, natural talents, and skills you have developed, what comes to mind for you?
- If you choose to do anything to serve the Lord, what do you think you would choose?
- What are the things that get in the way of regularly giving back to the body of Christ?
- What is an action step or two you can take in the coming weeks in response to this week’s message?