1. Why does Jesus call this a new commandment in light of Deuteronomy 6:5 and Leviticus 19:18? How does Jesus give a new standard and new power to obey?
2. What are some ways Peter missed the truth and fell into sin? (Mark 14:29; Proverbs 16:18; Luke 22:31) Why is it so hard for us to trust that Jesus will continue to forgive us?
3. When we have troubled hearts, what does this passage tell us to do? How does this give you hope?
4. How is Jesus the way of salvation? What is the truth we need to know? (1 Corinthians 15:1-4) How does Jesus give us eternal life?
5. What are the greater works that we do? How is prayer related to those works? What does it mean to pray in Jesus’ name? How is your prayer life?