Models of Faith in the Shape of the Cross
Community Group Questions:
What stood out to you and was most encouraging or challenging about this passage and/or sermon? Why?
Who are some mentors, whether in your faith or in other areas of your life, that have impacted you most? What about them was most helpful?
Engage the Text:
This passage picks up on several themes found throughout the letter. What are some of those themes, and why do you think Paul highlights them in the lives of these two people?
Engage your Neighbors:
How can you allow yourself to be used for the “concern” and “welfare” of others, both in our church and with your neighbors?
Paul talks about “sending” both Timothy and Epaphroditus. To whom might God be sending you, and how can you be faithful with that calling?