Mercy, not Merit

Luke 18:9-14
Jason Ching
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  1. We discussed three ways that the pharisee of the parable exalted himself. Which do you identify with most?
  2. What’s the difference between trusting in your merit vs. trusting in God’s mercy?
  3. How can the lesson of the tax collector’s cry for mercy encourage us today?

The Good Judge

Luke 18:1-8
Jason Ching
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  1. How does Jesus teach us through the character of the unrighteous judge?
  2. What are some of the day-to-day blessings of trusting in God’s justice?
  3. How have the people of God struggled with waiting for justice in the past?
  4. How could you grow in caring about God’s justice?

The Kingdom Comes with Judgement

Luke 17:20-37
Jason Ching
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  1. In what sense was the kingdom in their midst?
  2. What should we learn from the everyday lives of the people of Noah’s and Lot’s days?
  3. What does this passage teach us about the fullness of who Jesus is?
  4. How can you better live in light of judgement?