Repentance

March 12, 2017

 

Questions for Reflection Card

What images, feelings, or words come to mind when you hear the word “Repent”?

In what ways does your heart and mind need to change?

What is God asking you to turn away from?

 

Discussion Questions

Think of times when an idea has taken a long time to come to fruition. How hard was it being patient?  Was it better for the time it took?

Are you quicker to judge others or judge yourself?  Why?

Acting on the Word

Plant some cress or mustard seeds on dampened kitchen roll or cotton wool. Each day watch as the seeds take life.

Daily Readings

Sunday: Tower in Siloam, Luke 13:1-9, 31-35

Monday: Jesus Heals a Crippled Woman, Luke 13:10-17
Tuesday: Parables, Luke 13:18-30
Wednesday: Jesus Heals a Man with Dropsy, Luke 14:1-6
Thursday: Parable of a Wedding Banquet, Luke 14:7-14
Friday: Parable of a Great Dinner, Luke 14:15-24
Saturday: The Cost of Discipleship, Luke 14:25-35

 

Who are the outsiders in these stories? Who are the insiders?

Is there a call to repentance in these stories?

 

Daily Readings adapted from Clergy Stuff.  Copyright © 2016 Clergy Stuff. Used and adapted with Permission. Find more at www.ClergyStuff.com.  Remainder is adapted from “Spill the Beans: Worship and Learning Resources for Al Ages” Volume 22.  ©2017 Spill the Beans Resource Team.  Used and Adapted by permission.

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