Life Group Homework/ Bible Study & Food for Thought

(Questions and Scriptures for further study )

Quick Review 

Looking back at your notes from this week teaching, was there anything new you learned or anything that caught your attention, challenged you?

Read Philippians 1:1-13

Life Group Questions
Digging Deeper
(If you are a leader please make sure you choose the most relevant questions from this list. Keep in mind that your discussion is about transformation and not information) 

  1. Discuss some of the negative things in your life.
  2. What is the imperial guard mentioned in Phil 1:13? How could Paul’s imprisonment create greater evangelistic confidence in others, as he claims in Phil 1:14?
  3. How are adverse events of your life making you speak or not to speak out the Gospel?
  4. What does it mean in Phil 1:15 that some were preaching Christ from envy and rivalry?
  5. How could Paul rejoice that the Gospel was being proclaimed in pretense?