- What’s are some of the funniest things you have done in order to stay warm through the MN winters?
- How did you see God in your life this last week? Where there any prayers that you saw answered?
- Was there anything in the sermon this week that influenced how you see the Holy Spirit in prayer?
Application: The Spirit Gives Life
- Read 2 Corinthians 3:1-18. Has there ever been an instance where you felt like you should share about your faith, but you were embarrassed or afraid to do so?
- What do you think some are some of the things we are believing about our faith when we are embarrassed or afraid to share it?
- What do you think are some of the assumptions our culture and outsiders have about our faith?
- Read 2 Corinthians 3:4-6. What does Paul mean that the letter kills but the Spirit gives life?
- How does knowing that the Spirit gives life embolden you to share the gospel?
Application: Holy Spirit Gives Freedom
- Read verse 14. What does it mean that their minds were hardened?
- After being a Christian for several years, what are ways that our minds can be hardened? What are some of the things we tend to get sidetracked by focusing on?
- Verse 17 says there is freedom where the Spirit of the Lord is. What is this freedom and as older Christians how to we regain sight of it?
01/19 2 Corinthians 3:1-18
01/20 Ezekiel 36:26-28
01/21 1 Corinthians 2:1-5
01/22 1 Corinthians 1:4-7
01/23 John 14:26
01/24 John 16:6-8
01/25 1 Peter 3:18
01/26 2 Corinthians 3:1-18