5 24 2020 Dig In

Commission & Promise

Matthew 28:16-20

Jesus knows us, has commissioned us, and is with us always.


Discussion Starter:

  • Share a time when God was with you amidst transition.


Read Matthew 28:16-20:

  • What words/phrases/concepts stand out to you?
  • What questions do you have regarding the text?
  • If you could sum up the passage in one phrase, what would you say?
  • How does this text apply to your own life?


Jesus Knows You (28:16-18):

  • How did Jesus display that he knew what his disciples needed in these verses?
  • What would Jesus need to do to show you he knows you in your life?
  • Why do you think the Disciples had doubt in their hearts after they worshiped Jesus?
  • How have you experienced doubt in your life?
  • How do you think you would have reacted seeing a glorified Jesus there?
  • What do you think Jesus’ words of authority meant to the disciples?
  • Does it mean anything to you?


Universal and Comprehensive (28:18-20):

  • How do you think the disciples reacted to Jesus commission for them?
  • Knowing the context do you see the “Great Commission” differently?
  • How should we view the “Great Commission” in our lives?
  • Who and where is Jesus calling you to share the Gospel?


Jesus never leaves you (28:20):

  • What do you think Jesus final words in Matthew meant to his disciples?
  • What does it mean for you to have Jesus alongside you in your life?


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