The Radical Experiment: Radical Abandonment

DISCUSSION QUESTIONS

Read Luke 9:57-62. What is the cost of following Jesus?

How have we misunderstood these words of Jesus? Have we taken Jesus seriously? 

What do imagine the response would be if such a sermon were given in the average North American church today? 

What are some obstacles that might stand in the way of an entire church’s desire to live for Jesus with radical abandonment? 

Has there ever been a season of your life when you felt you were living with radical abandonment? If so, describe. 

What would it look like to sacrifice the good things in our lives, in order to experience the great things of God? 

Additional Reading for Discussion:

Mark 10:17-31

Acts 6:1-7

Matthew 16:13-20