September 03, 2023 | Resources | Discussion | Adult by James B. Angus, Jr.
Lesson 5: Jesus Loves His Friends
September 03, 2023
- Reflecting on John 15 as a whole, how can the teachings in this chapter strengthen our faith and commitment to following Jesus amidst life's challenges and uncertainties?
- What is the central theme or message of John 15, and how does it relate to the broader context of the Gospel of John?
- In John 15:1-8, Jesus uses the metaphor of the vine and branches. What does this metaphor teach us about our relationship with Christ and the importance of abiding in Him?
- In John 15:9-17, Jesus speaks about love and friendship. How does Jesus redefine love, and how can we apply His teachings on love and friendship in our relationships with others?
- In John 15:26-27, Jesus promises to send the Holy Spirit to His disciples. What role does the Holy Spirit play in the life of a believer, and how does He empower us to be effective witnesses for Christ?