Text: James 2:1-13

Life Group Discussion Questions

 

  1. What experience have you had of favouritism‑perhaps being on the wrong side of special treatment?

 

  1. Why is it wrong to treat some people in the church (like the rich) differently to others (like those who are not rich)?

 

  1. When it comes to people the church seeks to minister to, is there a difference between “priority” and “favouritism”?

 

  1. What might be examples of favouritism that we have seen/experienced in the contemporary church?

 

  1. What kinds of people might feel uncomfortable in a church like ours? What can we do about that?

 

  1. How might we apply a verse like Ephesians 6:9 to our twenty-first century context?

 

  1. What will do differently this week for considering this passage of Scripture?