Overview

We are currently in a series that will cover the last three chapters of the book of Luke. We will cover two simultaneous points of emphasis during this study: what Jesus said and did during his final hours, and how these things affected the community that he sought to leave behind.

Redeeming Community

Luke 23:1-25

Discussion Questions

  1. Fill in the blank for the following statement and explain your answer:
    I feel most connected to Jesus when ___________ .
  2. Think back to a time when you didn’t feel a strong connection to God.
    How did the lack of connection affect your other relationships?
  3. Sunday we learned about Pilate’s three attempts to avoid having to make a decision about Jesus. Can you think of a time that you wrestled with a decision about who Jesus is or what he has told you to do?
  4. Would you consider yourself a people pleaser? Talk about a time that being a people pleaser has been either helpful or harmful to you long-term health and growth.
    In what ways do you still struggle pleasing self, or others, more than God?
  5. What was the most meaningful statement or scripture that you heard as a result of this study?
    What action step can you take to apply what you have learned?