top of page

CoGro Discussion Questions #3

“But when the fullness of time had come, God sent forth his Son, born of woman, born under the law, to redeem those who were under the law, so that we might receive adoption as sons. And because you are sons, God has sent the Spirit of his Son into our hearts, crying, “Abba! Father!” So you are no longer a slave, but a son, and if a son, then an heir through God.” (Galatians 4:4-7)


  1. Jesus said that whoever commits a sin is a slave to sin. Does sinning feel like slavery? Or does it feel like freedom? Some of both?

  2. Paul says that when the law said, Do not covet, that’s when he began to covet. How does it make you feel when someone tells you what to do? What does that reveal about your heart?

  3. In the sermon, the pastor said “Jesus imprisoned himself to the law and its condemnation, so that we could be redeemed from the curse of the law.” Why is it so hard for us to believe that we are not condemned?

  4. In the sermon, the pastor wrote, “In Christ, you are no longer what you’ve done; you are how much you are loved.” What does that mean? How might that change the way we live our lives? How might it change the way we treat others?

  5. Christine Caine’s life is a dramatic example of the power of adoption. How does her story impact your own sense of being a child of God? What does it mean that “He calls us: MINE,” as she said?


58 views0 comments

Recent Posts

See All

Prayer Is A Lot Of Things

When we started this podcast, it was all about figuring out how to pray. But what I hope you’ve seen along the way is that, while prayer is simple it’s also infinitely rich. And that’s because God him

Prayer Is Glorifying God

If you’ve been listening this week, you’ll remember that we’ve spent a lot of time talking about the image of God and about how we’re supposed to prioritize God. In fact the purpose of mankind is to g

Prayer Is Reminding God

It’s an odd thing to say that prayer is reminding God. It’s odd because—well, doesn’t God know all things? How could we remind him of anything? If you didn’t know, God’s primary way of relating to his

Comments


bottom of page