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God calls us to live a life that makes Jesus famous. That means learning how to honor God in everyday life.

Key Points:

  1. Realize that you always represent Jesus. Colossians 3:12, 17
  2. Put on a “me-second” attitude. Colossians 3:12
  3. Don’t get stuck in unforgiveness. Colossians 3:13
  4. Speak in a way that points people to Jesus. Colossians 3:16

Featured Text:

Colossians 3:17 And whatever you do or say, do it as a representative of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks through him to God the Father.

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Small Group Questions
  1. What is your initial reaction to this topic? What jumped out at you?
  2. Read 1 Pet. 1:16. What are some areas of life you can grow in a lifestyle of holiness?
  3. Read Col. 3:12.  Which attribute would you say your growing in?  Which one do you need the most growth in?
  4. Can you think of anyone who has adopted a, “me second” way of life?  
  5. What would happen in the important relationships of life if we put others first rather than look thinking of ourselves first?
  6. Read Col. 3:13-14.  Can anyone share a story of when they were caught up in unforgiveness?
  7. Read Matt.18:28-30.  Is there anyone that God is challenging you to forgive?  What happens when we extend forgiveness to others?
  8. Read Col. 3:17.  What’s your reaction to the truth that our actions and words can show others how great Jesus is?
  9. Write a personal action step based on this conversation.

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