Acts 15:1-35 / Galatians 2:11-14 / Genesis 17:14 / Deuteronomy 30:6 / Jeremiah 9:25-26 / Matthew 5:17-18

Discussion Questions

Q: What religious traditions are important in my life? What makes them so important to me? Are they necessary?

Q: What have people tried to add on to my relationship with God that wasn’t necessary? How did that affect my relationship with God?

Q: How have I added on unnecessary requirements to mine or others’ relationships with God? What were the effects?

Q: When I think of someone becoming a Christian, what’s my first reaction & response? How does this passage influence my future reactions?

Q Do I find the Gospel as a burden or freeing? Why or why not?

Q: How do these concepts help you grow as a disciple who loves God, loves people & serves the world (lives on mission) in everyday life?