Life Group Questions
Talk about it:
Break the Ice: Share about your favorite romantic comedy movie and why you love it, or your favorite love story that you know about.
Read Ephesians 5:21 several times together. Why is it so crucial that God’s call to mutual submission form the foundation of a healthy married life?
Pastor Mike mentioned three kinds of relationship responses. What are the potential dangers of each of these possible responses?
Read 1 Peter 5:6-7 several times and discuss. How can Jesus help you to convert your expectations back to desires? What would the result be if you were to practice this truth more often in your marriage? If you are not married, how does this translate to other relationships?
Read Philippians 2:1-11 and discuss.How could imitating the humble love of Jesus affect your marriage or relationships? What steps do you need to take to be able to live out that kind of love; can you think of specific situations?
Bonus questions for couples.
Where do you feel pressure to live up to my expectations?
What can I do to make our marriage richer?