Living In Community
Getting to Know You:
What’s your favourite team you’ve ever been a part of?
Do you default to being more on the truth side or love side?
What 3 things happen when every believer uses their gift? Use verses 12‐14 to answer.
Verse 2 calls us to endure with each other. Think of ways you can “Go Long” with each other in community. (hint: look at vs.2)
Look up the following verses that talk about running the race. How are we called to run? (1 Cor.9:24‐27, Heb.12:1‐3, 2 Tim.4:7‐ 9)
Talk about some things Christians are known to “be against”. Using vs.3 discuss how we can be known for what we are for instead.
Talk about how we can avoid a “spiritual hangover” and instead spare no effort to aggressively, continuously pursue unity.
Verse 14 talks about behaving like a spiritual infant. What does this mean and how we can be mature in our faith instead? Use Heb.5:11‐14; 6:1‐3 to help you answer.
Think through how you can build someone up and then do it.
Write down 3 ways you can promote community in your church and 3 ways to avoid promoting disunity.