Then He said to them all, “If anyone wants to come with Me, he must deny himself, take up his cross daily, and follow Me.
Sunday School Conversation
READ: Joshua 24:14-15 Romans 10:17 (Life Point)
SHARE: Our choices in life will show to the world what we really believe. “We do what we believe, the rest is just religious talk.” – Author Unknown Are you positioning yourself daily “to hear from God” in order to follow his leading in daily decisions? Are you willing to trust God enough to allow him to direct your choices?
PRAY: Ask the Lord to give you “ears to hear” so that you are able to follow his direction for your life.
Parents – Refer to the “One Conversation” page for further discussion with your children.
READ: Romans 8:28-30
SHARE: What does Romans 8:28 promise? Who is that promise for? Have you ever had something bad happen to you that later worked out for your good? Talk about it. Will we always see how everything works for our good? Why or why not? Read Romans 8:29-30. What is ultimately going to happen to those who love God?
PRAY: Thank God for the promises we read in these verses. Thank Him for what those verses say He has already done and for what He is going to do in the future. Ask God to help you share with others the hope we have in Jesus.
A lifestyle of WORSHIP is one marked by a consistent prayer life. It is in the context of prayer that we resolve to live for God and to follow his commands in spite of the pull of this world. Are you hearing from the Lord?