Understanding the Passage
When you initially read through the passage, what did you think it was about?
After hearing the sermon, what did you find God wanting you to focus on?
What did this healed man recognize about Jesus?
Who in Jesus’ ministry had a hard time recognizing Him? Why do you think that was?
Why is it hard sometimes to recognize God’s leading/conviction/working in our life?
What do you think Jesus was trying to tell the Pharisees and teach His disciples here?
How does 2 Kings 6:17, Proverbs 20:12, Luke 24:31, and 2 Corinthians 3:16 tell us about seeing God?
How does the concept of Ebenezer from 1 Samuel 7:12 connect to our passage in Luke 17?
When do you find yourself more aware of God’s presence in your own life?
When is it hard to remember that God is with you?
What Ebenezer/practices could you set up in your own life to remind you of God’s faithfulness toward you?
Who in my life do I dismiss/judge because they are different or view things differently than I do?
What might God be wanting to show you about Himself through someone who is different from you?