Life Group Discussion Questions

 

Text: Matthew 7:1-5

 

  1. Tell of an experience you’ve had of wrongly judging the character of a person, only to find out later that they are someone to admire?

 

  1. What experience have you had of being unfairly judged or criticized? How did it impact you?

 

  1. What kind of attitude or behaviour might be the opposite of judging?

 

  1. Why is judging another person so strongly warned against by Jesus?

 

  1. In what ways do you think 1 Corinthians 5:16 might apply to everyday life?

 

  1. If Jesus used the analogy of “specks of sawdust” and “planks” in our 21st century context, what might he have in mind?

 

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