I Am The Good Shepherd

Question for Home Groups or private reflection

Recap Questions
  1. Why is it significant that Jesus calls us by name? (John 10:1-6)
  2. What was Jesus' point when he described himself as the door? (John 10:9)
  3. When did we start to belong to Jesus? (It might be helpful to consider Ephesians 1:3-4 & John 10:16)
  4. How is Jesus different to the hired hand & those who came before him? (John 10:8-13)
  5. What is Jesus desire for your relationship with him (John 10:14-15)
Application
  1. "I give them eternal life and they will never perish" (John  10:28). Do you have total assurance that you will be saved? If yes, what is your assurance based on? If no, what is it that you are concerned/worried about?
  2. Do you truly believe that you are precious in God's sight and his treasured possession? How does your belief express itself in your relationship with Jesus?
  3. What experiences have you had of the Lord's presence in your life refreshing you or assuring you of his love or strengthening you in times of trouble?
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