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Community Group Questions

Kicking Things Off

Note to Self: Which chapter was most helpful to you this week?

Getting Into It

What do you think your use of technology says about you? Does it point to the love of God and neighbor, or of yourself?

Read Colossians 2:6-15. Verse 6 instructs believers to walk in Christ in the same way that they received Jesus. What does this mean? What do we sometimes do instead?

Looking at v8, what sorts of enslaving messages does the world offer as an alternative to being rooted and built up in Jesus? Why are they enslaving? Which ones do you find yourself falling victim to? How does that play out in your life?

What is your identity in Jesus (v9-15)?

Think again about your use of technology- what does it say about where you find your identity? Does it point to the love of God and neighbor, or of yourself?

Broadening out beyond technology, what do your words and actions show about where you find your identity? 

What does repentance look like in this area of identity for you?

The Parting Shot

How can we proactively ground our identity, both as individuals and as a group, in Jesus?