Where it Counts

February 21, 2021 Pastor: Jared Burke Series: The Visitation: When Hope Shook this Town

Topic: Worship, Heart Passage: Mark 7:1–23


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Discussion Questions:

Jesus’ servanthood stood in sharp contrast to the habits of the religious leaders of His day, who used their positions to gain power over the people. In what ways do we see that same problem today?

On a scale of 1–10 (1=extremely easy, 10=extremely difficult), how easy do you think it is to obey God outwardly through ceremony and yet be disobedient in your heart attitude? What spiritual problem does this create?

What are the positive effects of longtime traditions?

What are the negative effects of longtime traditions?

What hypocrisies do you see around you that Jesus would have rebuked?

Do you think God’s truth conflicts in any ways with the traditions in our church? If so, in what ways?

How can you foster worship from a pure heart?

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