The Greatest

1 Corinthians 13

Question for Home Groups or private reflection

  1. Why do you think Paul describes love as the greatest?
  2. How does this passage describe the link between love and Spiritual Gifts?
  3. In Galatians 5:22-23 we read about the fruit of the Spirit. What's the difference between a fruit of the Spirit and a Spiritual Gift?
  4. Looking at 1 Corinthians 13:4-7 which aspects of love do you find easy and which do you fins the most challenging?
  5. 1 Corinthians 14:1 says "Let love be your highest goal!" Is that true in your life? What other things can become our highest goal?
  6. 1 John 4:19 says "we love because he first loved us". How does the reality that he first loved us impact how we love?
  7. What is the link between love and the Holy Spirit? (Maybe read Romans 5:5)
  8. How does God show love to us in our daily lives?
  9. In what ways can we demonstrate love to those around us?
  10. How would the church look different if we loved with real "Agape" love?

NEW: Hover over bible verses to preview the reference and click to view on Bible Gateway