#1 WHO DO YOU SAY THAT I AM? (Use this to transition into Prayer Time)
(Knowing who he is)
#2 DO YOU UNDERSTAND WHAT I HAVE DONE?
(Good gifts that he has done, for us, in us, through us)
#3 DO YOU LISTEN TO ME? – I Peter 1:13-25 “Therefore, with minds that are alert and fully sober, set your hope on the grace to be brought to you when Jesus Christ is revealed at his coming. 14 As obedient children, do not conform to the evil desires you had when you lived in ignorance. 15 But just as he who called you is holy, so be holy in all you do; 16 for it is written: “Be holy, because I am holy.”[a]
17 Since you call on a Father who judges each person’s work impartially, live out your time as foreigners here in reverent fear. 18 For you know that it was not with perishable things such as silver or gold that you were redeemed from the empty way of life handed down to you from your ancestors, 19 but with the precious blood of Christ, a lamb without blemish or defect. 20 He was chosen before the creation of the world, but was revealed in these last times for your sake. 21 Through him you believe in God, who raised him from the dead and glorified him, and so your faith and hope are in God.
22 Now that you have purified yourselves by obeying the truth so that you have sincere love for each other, love one another deeply, from the heart.[b] 23 For you have been born again, not of perishable seed, but of imperishable, through the living and enduring word of God. 24 For,
“All people are like grass, and all their glory is like the flowers of the field; the grass withers and the flowers fall, but the word of the Lord endures forever.”[c]
And this is the word that was preached to you.
What did you hear today that you did or did not know?
What do you like about the story? What do you not like? Why
Who in the story would you want to be or not want to be? Why?
What is the Spirit of The Lord who works in your heart? What is he saying to you about the story?
#4 HAVING HEARD FROM JESUS IN THIS PASSAGE, WHAT DO WE NEED TO DO TO REPENT AND BELIEVE?
#5 DO YOU TRULY LOVE ME? (Care for and feed my sheep)