Lakeside Church

Why Would Anyone Want to Follow Jesus? (Sunday, Dec. 11, 2022)

These questions are connected to the message, Why Would Anyone Want to Follow Jesus? from Sunday, Dec. 11, 2022. You can watch it here.

  1. What challenged you or encouraged you from this message?
  2. Read this passage (Luke 14:25-35) again. What would YOU title it? And why?
  3. In 21st century North America, we can follow Jesus without risking dishonour, disgrace, excommunication from our families, or death, unlike people in 1st century Palestine. Pause and consider if following Jesus has cost you anything. What might “cost” look like in our context?
  4. Robyn said, “If it’s too precious to loan, it’s too precious to own.” Is there anything in your life that you wouldn’t be willing to lend or give away in love?
  5. Talk about the most important question from this message. Why would anyone want to follow Jesus? Why do you follow Jesus? How would you explain this to someone who isn’t a Jesus follower?