Life Group Discussion Questions

Text: Matthew 7:21-23

  1. What experience have you had in life of being (or feeling) excluded?


  1. When you first read these verses how does it make you feel?


  1. Who do you think Jesus had in mind when he said these words?


  1. If the ability to prophesy, drive out demons and perform miracles was not what Jesus means by “doing the will of the father” what did he have in mind?


  1. How would you define your relationship with God (i.e. being known by him)? What nurtures or hinders relationship with God?


  1. In Matthew 25:31-46 Jesus told a parable that has a similar theme to this. What are the primary lessons you glean from that parable?


  1. How can we be sure/secure in our relationship with God?