LifeGroup Discussion Guide - Exodus 12

LifeGroup Discussion Guide - Exodus 12

LifeGroup Discussion Guide
March 19, 2017


Exodus 12:1-13

Any updates on prayer requests/commitments from last week?

What has Jesus said or done in your life and world this week?

What character traits of Jesus have been most evident to you?

What is one of your most cherished earthly possessions?

What part of the sermon was most meaningful to you?

Do you have any unanswered questions?

What was God's purpose(s) in the plagues he poured out on Egypt? (Exodus 7-12)

What do you think the Israelites were thinking as the plagues began to be poured out on Egypt?

The following passage from 1 Corinthians identifies Jesus as our Passover Lamb. What is the expected change of behavior?

1 Corinthians 5:7b-8

Christ, our Passover Lamb, has been sacrificed for us. 8 So let us celebrate the festival, not with the old bread of wickedness and evil, but with the new bread of sincerity and truth.

With Jesus as our Passover Lamb, we are awaiting a "Spiritual Exodus" when He returns. What are the 5 things mentioned in the following passage from Hebrews that we should do while we wait?

Hebrews 10:23-25

Let us hold tightly without wavering to the hope we affirm, for God can be trusted to keep his promise. 24 Let us think of ways to motivate one another to acts of love and good works. 25 And let us not neglect our meeting together, as some people do, but encourage one another, especially now that the day of his return is drawing near.

Read Deuteronomy 30:15-18. In what way is this same offer given to the Israelites in the first Passover night?

In what way is this same offer given to us today?

Is God calling you to do anything specific?

How do you think God will help you do these things? Do you believe He can/will help you?

How can the group pray, encourage, or hold you accountable?