Digging Deeper
















Provided to assist families practice a daily devotional time. Each day, read together the short Scripture passage provided and use the question as a starting point to discuss what God's Word says and how it applies to everyday living. Most passages relate to the message preached the previous Sunday.

 For October 15-21

Sunday: 2 Corinthians 13:14; 1 Peter 1:2

What do these verses reveal about the nature and work of the Trinity?

Monday: John 16:7-11

How does the Spirit help to bring people to faith in Jesus?

Tuesday: John 14:15-18

In what ways is the Holy Spirit an advocate or helper for believers?

Wednesday: Acts 16:6-10

How can you learn to hear the Spirit’s guidance?

Thursday: Romans 8:14-17

Describe what it is like to have the assurance of the Spirit that you are a child of God.

Friday: Galatians 5:16-21

What does it mean to walk by the Spirit?

Saturday: Ephesians 1:13-14

In what sense is the Spirit both a seal and deposit?

For October 22-28

Sunday: Matthew 20:25-28

How does Jesus’s idea of leadership differ from the world’s?

Monday: Acts 13:1-3

Why does the Holy Spirit set apart certain believers for service?

Tuesday: Acts 20:25-35

What responsibilities for leaders are brought out in this passage?

Wednesday: Ephesians 4:7-16

How are the leadership roles mentioned gifts from Christ to His Church?

Thursday: 1 Timothy 5:17-21

What makes a leader worthy of “double honor”?

Friday: Hebrews 13:7-17

What duty do Christians have to leaders God raises up in the church?

Saturday: 1 Peter 5:1-7

Why is humility so important to relationships among Christians?