Getting through what you are going through-Part IV

Series: Getting Through What You Are Going Through

Title: Part 4

Date: September 3-4, 2016

Speaker: Peter Barber


Big Idea:

 Serving is an essential component for growth.

Passage: 1 Peter 4:7-11

Discuss It:

·       Read 1 Peter 4:7:11

·       What did Peter instruct his readers to do since the end of all things was near? (v. 7)

·       How did Peter encourage his audience to love each other? (v. 8-9)

·       How ere Peter’s readers to use their gifts? (v. 10)

·       What goal did Peter want his audience to reach with all they did? (v. 11)

·       How would knowing the world would end this year change the way you think or act?

·       How would you restate verse 8 in your own words?

·       Have you ever experienced personal or spiritual growth through serving others? If so, what was that like?

·       What gifts, talents, or abilities has God given you that you could use to serve others?

·       What is a practical and simple way that you could someone else this week?

Apply It:

·       What is the one thing you need to take away from this study?

·       What will help you remember it?

·       Is there anything that needs to change in your thinking, actions, or relationships as a result?