Scripture Passages...

1 John 4:10;   Genesis 2:18,24-25;   Deuteronomy 33:29;   Psalm 33:20


For further discussion...

  1. What do I think the purpose of marriage and family is?
  2. What are the most enjoyable & meaningful parts of family?
  3. What are the most frustrating & hardest parts?
  4. How should the sacrificial love in 1 John 4:10 shape my ideas of marriage and family?
  5. What do I think about the statement: "Family is a place where principles are hammered and honed on the anvil of everyday life."?
  6. How have I turned my family into an idol or false savior? Has it pushed God out of the center of my life?
  7. How can my sense of "family" extend beyond my biological family and home"
  8. How does "Growing as a disciple who loves God, loves people and serves the world" affect how I live out "family"?