Sermon Small Group Questions

Questions based on the sermon series on the Gospel of Mark.

Mark Week 1 questions

What stood out to you from Sunday’s sermon?
Ice-Breaker: In this passage, we read about people leaving their job. What was your first job?
What do you think the disciples FELT when Jesus told them to leave their livelihood behind and follow Jesus?
What do you think they IMAGINED following Jesus would turn out?
Mark mentions James and John’s father, Zebedee, twice, emphasizing they are leaving the family fishing business. How do you think Zebedee felt his son’s left the business to follow Jesus?
When have you felt the tension between following Jesus’ commands and other people’s expectations of you?
The disciple left their nets, co-workers, and livelihoods to follow Jesus. In this season of your life, what do you sense Jesus is asking you to leave behind?