Questions to help you dig deeper into this message:
Read Genesis 21:1-8. What stood out and ministered to you most from this message? What does this story reveal about God’s faithfulness?
Read Colossians 1:28-29. Why is Paul ‘laboring’ and so adamant about the way he is ‘presenting’ people? How did he help people mature?
What do you believe are the traits of a spiritually mature person? Are people like fruit trees (the more mature, the more fruit they bear)? Is it measured by one’s likeness to Christ? What about Hebrews 6:1-3?
Read Acts 7:22. Talk about the Divine Authorship of the Bible and the illustration Pastor Michael used about circumcision being required on the 8th day. Why is this important?
Read Hebrews 5:12-14. What is the Lord saying in these verses? What does He mean by “for those whose senses have been trained to distinguish between good and evil“?
In what ways do some Christians choose to remain infants today? In what ways can we prevent this from happening to those we love, those we attend church with, and ourselves?