Family Devotional Guide - 8/11/19
Scripture: Matthew 5:48 (cf. Matthew 5-7)
Discussion: In Matthew 5:48, Jesus shows that God’s standard is perfection. What does this tell us about salvation? What do you think Jesus’ purpose in the Sermon on the Mount (Matthew 5-7) was in digging into the motives of people (with regard to sins of the heart)?
Song: “Give Us Clean Hands” by Charlie Hall
Scripture: Romans 8:1-11
Discussion: What are the implications of sonship through the Spirit of Christ? How should that affect our beliefs and our behavior?
Song: Before the Throne of God Above” by Charitie Lees Bancroft & Vikki Cook
Scripture: Romans 12:1-2
Discussion: How should knowing that ALL of life is an act of worship and a sacrifice to God impact how we live our lives? Who is your authority, and would others recognize Who you’re living for?
Song: “Lay Me Down” by Chris Tomlin, Jason Ingram, Jonas Myrin & Matt Redman