Are you truly free to love other people?
Box 7 Tips:
Plan: looking ahead a few days, how will I spend time with God?
Pray: where & when will I pray? what & who will I pray for?
Pursue: who is in my Focus Group, and how will we set aside time?
Scripture: 1 John 4:17-21
Breakaway Podcast: This is Love
Options for related reading or study:
As we anchor into the true story of Jesus, abiding in his love that he initiated toward us, we can be fearless and fruitful in loving other people.
Read - 1 John 4:7-21
Read in your Bible, app, or online. Since this is a slightly longer passage, it can be great to re-read the verses or listen to them on an audio Bible.
Listen - “This is Love”
from Breakaway Ministries App or stream online
35 minutes, epilogue is optional
Respond - Personal Reflection & Obedience
Can you name someone in your life who has a constant, initiating, abiding love for you?
Can you name people in your life who you are afraid of because you want their approval? Journal about that situation.
How can you grow in your relationship with God so that you are secure in Him and not afraid of people?
Share - Focus Group Times
Schedule some short times in your normal drum corps routines or extra free-time for prayer, Scripture reading, Discovery Bible Study, or the questions below.
Discovery Bible Study suggestion for this week: 1 John 4:15-19
Personal Reflection & Recap