Gospel in two words: REPENT and BELIEVE . (Mk 1:14-15)
Discipleship in two words: FOLLOW JESUS . (Mk 1:16-20)
What does it mean to follow Jesus?
1 Peter 2:21 - For to this you have been called, because Christ also suffered for you, leaving you an example, so that you might follow in his steps.
How do I follow Jesus?
- Do it IMMEDIATELY.
- Leave some things BEHIND.
- Be in the WAY.
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Small Group Questions (Whole Group):
Read Mark 1:14-20
- Is it possible to receive salvation without repentance? How would you describe repentance to someone? (Mark 1:14-15)
- What does it mean to “follow Jesus”? (Mark 1:17-18)
Note: Remember the word “follow” in Mk 1:18 means “to be found in the same way”. What does that mean?
- Is there anything in your life right now that is inhibiting your walk with Jesus? That is, “I believe I would be following Jesus better if I stopped ______________________.” What “net” do you need to drop? (Mark 1:18)
- Pray for one another.