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helping local people worship God, grow spiritually, serve others,
and reach their communities and the world with the message and
love of Jesus Christ.
First Baptist Church
Summer Worship Services: 10:30am Sundays
(June 17th to September 2nd, 2018)
Bible Study — “Talk Back”
|Date:||January 17, 2018|
|Ages:||Adults (18 and up)|
|What:||Explore more deeply last Sunday's sermon and Bible passages with Rev. Maguire.
- Who were or are the most significant teachers in your life? Why were they significant?
- What is most important: the teacher or the ideas they teach? Perhaps it is a bit of both?
- What motivated Greek teachers and Hebrew teachers? What motivated John the Baptist? How was Jesus different than these others?
- As a follower of Jesus what is the most important aspect of being a disciple?
- How would you describe your faith to someone else? What words would you use to describe yourself? E.g., Baptist, etc.
- Why is it dangerous to know things about Jesus, but not know Him personally? What happens when we know about Him but do not know Him?
- Why is the story of Phillip and Nathaniel so important that John preserved it for us?
- What implications of this story in John 1 are there for evangelism and mission?
- How do we cultivate a deeper relationship with Jesus as individuals and as a community of faith?
- Jesus promised Nathaniel he would see greater things. What greater things did he see? Do wee see?