Discussion Questions for Pentecost 16

  1. How do you imagine God’s sense of justice is different than our own? (Psa 146)

  2. Woman or man of God, what are you pursuing in your baptismal journey? (1 Tim 6:6)

  3. What blessings or resources do you have that you can readily share with those who have little or are suffering? (Luke 16:19)

  4. When have you pleaded with God for mercy and healing? (Luke 16:19)


This week’s Reflect & Connect questions written by Rod Boriack.

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