Romans 3, Psalm 130:3-4, Philippians 3:8


Discussion Questions:

  1. Why do rebellious "bad" people need the Good News of Jesus?

  2. Why do moral "good" people need the Good News of Jesus?

  3. How does Paul address the "I'm going to heaven because I'm a good person" way of thinking?

  4. Who is the actual, functional "savior" in that belief system?

  5. What does that mean for Jesus?

  6. How good is good enough?

  7. How does understanding that we are saved (made "right") by grace (Jesus' work on the cross) through faith (received with open hands) help you grow as a disciple who loves God, loves people & serves the world?