Do you like attending wedding receptions? Why or why not?
Have you ever turned down an invitation to a party? Why or why not?
In what ways is gathering for worship like gathering for a party?
What things in your life make you “too busy” to spend time partying with Jesus?
Acting on the Word
Invite someone to join you for a party, a meal together, a cup of coffee, or for worship. If they agree, pay attention for ways God is present with you as you are together.
Sunday: Matthew 22:1-14 Parable of the Wedding Banquet
Wednesday: Matthew 21:18-22 The Fig Tree
Thursday: Matthew 21:23-27 The Authority of Jesus Questioned
Friday: Matthew 21:28-32 Parables of Jesus
Saturday: Matthew 21:33-46 Parables of Jesus
What do you learn about being a disciple of Jesus from these readings?