Great Expectations: Questions for Expecting a Great Savior
Read Matthew 1:21. Why is this such a great promise?
How would you define sin?
Have different people quote or read any Bible verses they can think of that talk about sin.
How does sin negatively impact our lives? How does our sin negatively impact those around us?
Talk about a time you've been negatively impacted by someone else's sin.
What does it mean to be saved from sin?
Does the salvation Jesus brings mean that we will never sin again? Why or why not?
Does the salvation Jesus brings mean that we will never be negatively impacted by sin again? Why or why not?
In what way is our salvation from sin a future event? In what way is it a past event? In what way is it a present event?
Think about the sins you need to be saved from today. Spend some time in prayer thanking Jesus for paying the price for those sins, and commit yourself to having victory over them.