Word Studies for the Week of June 11th, 2017
June 11 ● Trinity Sunday: The Ten Commandments, A Better Way Life: The First Commandment ● Matthew 28: 16-20
Can a person have more than one god? What gods do people put before the one true God?
How would you define the term god? Is there a difference between a god and God?
Luther says the first commandment is that we are to fear love and trust God above all things; how often do we break this commandment?
What does the term “fear God” mean to you? How do you “fear God”?
How does one know if they love God or not? What things are tangible demonstrations of our love for God?
What things can block your trust in God? Does your capacity to trust people affect how you trust God?
Jesus commands us to go make disciples and teach; how do the Great Commission and First Commandment with its call to fear love and trust work together?