The Evidence of New Life Test - Part 1

Circle whether you Agree, are Undecided, or Disagree according to each of the statements on assurance below:

  1. I love and long for God's WORD.

  2. Agree Undecided Disagree

    1 Peter 2:2 - Like newborn infants, long for the pure spiritual milk, that by it you may grow up to salvation...

  3. I have a new AWARENESS of good and evil.

  4. Agree Undecided Disagree

    Hebrews 5:13-14 - for everyone who lives on milk is unskilled in the word of righteousness, since he is a child. But solid food is for the mature, for those who have their powers of discernment trained by constant practice to distinguish good from evil.

  5. I live in REPENTANCE.

  6. Agree Undecided Disagree

    Matthew 3:8 - Bear fruit in keeping with repentance.

  7. I have a desire to be like JESUS.

  8. Agree Undecided Disagree

    Romans 8:29 - For those whom he foreknew he also predestined to be conformed to the image of his Son, in order that he might be the firstborn among many brothers.

  9. I am growing spiritually MATURE.

  10. Agree Undecided Disagree

    Philippians 1:6 - And I am sure of this, that he who began a good work in you will bring it to completion at the day of Jesus Christ.

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Small Group Questions (Whole Group):
Read 2 Cor 13:5

Breakout Questions:

  1. Discuss these “signs of new life” and rate yourselves, 1-­10 (1 = very little appetite for this, 10 = huge appetite for this) on how much of an appetite you see in yourself for these. Be honest. Talk to each other about how you can mature in these areas.
  2. Pray for one another.