June 19 – SG Questions

Toni Knight   -  

SMALL GROUP QUESTIONS

BATTLE READY – Part 3
The Breastplate of Righteousness

Lean In

  • What is involved in your morning routine to get ready for the day?

 Look Out:

  • What does our culture (entertainment, movies, TV, books) tell us about our heart/“following our heart”?

Look Down: Ephesians  6:12-17 (Read it in different translations from week to week)

  • What stands out to you from these verses and/or from the message on Sunday?

Look In:

Understanding Righteousness (living in a way that is morally right)

  • READ Romans 10:9-10: Why wouldn’t the enemy want you to give your heart to Jesus?
  • READ 2 Corinthians 5:21: What is the outcome of giving your heart to Jesus? How does it affect your righteousness?

How to Put on the Breastplate of Righteousness:

  • BUILD UP your righteousness
  • READ: 2 Timothy 3:16-17: What stands out to you in these verses?
      • How has reading the Bible been useful to you in your decisions, relationships, thoughts and actions?
      • Read 2 Timothy 2:22: What stands out to you in this verse?
      • How do other people help you in your pursuit of good decisions, relationships, thoughts and actions?
  • HONE IN your righteousness
      • READ: Proverbs 4:25-27 What stands out to you in these verses?
      • What is one specific area in your life that you would like to focus on to become more like Jesus?
  • LIVE OUT your righteousness
    • Who are the people in your life who are observing you walk through battles?
    • What do you think they would say about how you are handling the difficulties, hardships or battles in your life?
    • Share one victory you have had in the past 6 months?

 Look Beyond:

  • Where and how will you specifically engage the spiritual battle this week?