Word Studies for the Week of October 21, 2018
October 21 ● Our Lighthouse: Our Servant Savior ● Mark 10:35-45
Can you share an inspiring story of humility within a person where you did not expect it? How does that make you feel?
How does living the first commandment to love God above all things naturally lead to humility?
How does the world really feel about humility and being humble?
What are the limits of humility for you? How do you balance humility with self-respect? How much do you think God demands?
What aspects of their life do James and John reveal to be important to them by their questioning of Jesus in Mark 10:37?
What event in Jesus’ life does Mark 10:38 point to?
How does Jesus show the way to toward a proper sense of humility?
Read Mark 10:43-44; who is the only one who can fulfill this complete act of humility?
What is the relationship between love and humility?