Taking God's Word Seriously

June 17, 2018 Speaker: Matt Maka Series: The Book of James

Topic: Living for God Scripture: James 1:19–1:25

Summary

How we interact with God's Word is a matter of life and death. We need to hear the Word, remember it, and put it into action.

Application

Specific Questions

  1. Are you a doer of the Word or a hearer only?
  2. When was the last time you listened to the Word and made a decisive decision to do something in response?
  3. Do you most need to grow at Listening to the Word, Receiving the Word, Remembering the Word or Doing the Word?
  4. What most needs to change in your heart about how you interact with and/or think about God’s Word?

General Questions

  1. Know Jesus:
    • What does Jesus want you know about Himself in this passage?
    • What does this passage reveal about the character of God?
  2. Love Jesus:
    • How does this character/attribute of Jesus stir you to love, treasure, and savor Jesus more?
  3. Live for Jesus:
    • What is God telling you to do in this passage?
    • How can you live differently this week out love for Jesus?

These questions are also available in the PDF, available in the Downloads section.

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