The Invitation (Missions Sunday)
What was the best meal you have ever had? Why do you feel that way?
In what way has God prepared the ultimate banquet for humanity?
What excuses were given by the people who changed their minds about attending the dinner in 14:15–23?
What area of life was given priority over the dinner in each case?What excuses are given by people today for refusing to accept Christ’s invitation?
The servant in this parable is obedient to his master’s commands. Read Matthew 28:19-20.
What does it look like for us as Christ’s disciples to obey his command?
Who are those on the highways and hedges of your life? How should Christians “compel” them to embrace the gospel?
What is the gospel? Are you able to clearly articulate it? If not, how will you prepare yourself?