CELEBRATION CHURCH SERMON DISCUSSION GUIDE KINGDOM LIVING SERIES
Kingdom Living Series: Looking Unto Jesus
Pastor Zach Prosser
Therefore we also, since we are surrounded by so great a cloud of witnesses, let us lay aside every weight, and the sin which so easily ensnares us, and let us run with endurance the race that is set before us, looking unto Jesus, the Author and Finisher of our faith, who for the joy that was set before Him endured the cross, despising the shame, and has sat down at the right hand of the throne of God. – Hebrews 12:1-2
“Author” means Captain or Chief Leader of
I. Christ Leads us in a New & Living Way – Life Behind the Veil
a. Hebrews 10:19-22 b. Romans 5:1-2
c. Hebrews 9:11-15 d. Romans 8:1-5
Discuss: What does “life behind the veil” mean for us here on earth?
II. Christ Leads us in our Faith
a. Mark 11:22
b. Galatians 2:16 c. Hebrews 2:10
Discuss: How does our faith become more mature?
III. Christ Leads us in Joy
a. Luke 15:4-7
b. Isaiah 35:10
c. Romans 14:17
Discuss: How could Christ go to the cross with joy? What was the joy that was set before him?
“When you justify yourself, you prevent yourself from being Justified” - Pastor Zach