Grow Group Questions ~ May 28, 2023

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  • Where is your favorite place to pray and why?

Sermon Discussion – 1 John 5:13-15

  • What specifically stands out to you about these verses and why?
  • If prayer is supposed to be a part of a Christian’s life, then why don’t we pray more?
    • How does your answer to the above question impact what you pray for?
  • Look up John 15:7: How can a believer know whether their requests are being made in accordance with the will of the Father?

Going Deeper  – 1 John 5:16-21

  • When you see a fellow believer sinning, what other actions do we sometimes take before we remember to pray for our brother or sister? Why is this so?
    • What does praying do that nothing else can do?
  • In what ways can we pray for our brothers and sisters when we see their battle with sin?
  • Describe in your own words what you think John means when he says in verse 16: “There is a sin that leads to death, I am not telling you to pray about that”.
  • Was there anything God spoke to you or that He might be calling you to in your life after the message this week?


  • What has been the most important thing God has taught you during the 1 John series and how can we pray for you to build from that?

Group Talk: Do we have a plan as a group for the summer?