Jeff Dryden & Mike Bettig

Spiritual Family: Spirit is a Greater Bond than Blood

Mark 3:31-35; 1 Timothy 5:1-2, I Cor 7:32-35


Pray for grace through the application of God’s word

Review the message notes

  1. Read the verses above.

  2. Have you ever had to choose between church and another activity? What was that conflict like for you?

  3. Jeff offered several questions to explore to discern what is best when given a dilemma to go to church or not. Are there other questions you could ask? How might you respond to a future schedule conflict and why?

    • What if you chose to NOT participate on Sunday am?

    • What if the coach knew that before they “picked” your kid for the All-Star team OR @ “Signups?”

    • What would your child miss out on?

    • What would your child gain?

    • What conversations might you have with your child?

  4. How is the church like a family for you?

  5. What part do you play in the local church family?

  6. How are you investing in the local church?

  7. How do you love one another in practical ways in the church?

  8. What are the issues, offenses, conflicts, personality quirks, that you are willing to let go to maintain the unity within the church family?

  9. Pray for one another