Sermon Title: Who Cares For Those I Disagree With?
Text: Philemon 1: 1-21
- Value the relationship.
- Enter conflict with humility.
- Pursue the win for Jesus.
Reflect on and answer the following questions…
Intro- In this series, we will have the conversation of caring for those in our city,region, and world – those both in and outside of the church, and those who may or may not share our beliefs or cultural perspectives.
QUESTION 1 – How often do you interact with people who think and/or believe differently than you?
QUESTION 2 – In his letter, how does Paul show value to his relationship with Philemon – though they are at odds?
QUESTION 3 – How does Paul challenge Philemon into kingdom living and the ways of Jesus?
QUESTION 4 – When was a time in your life that you dismissed the opinions of another person because you disagreed with them?
QUESTION 5 – Is there someone in your life that God is calling you to move toward and interact with in a new way?