Gospel of John – Session 12

  Break the Ice. Finish this sentence. “The thing I’m looking forward to most about summer is…” Bring the Word.  Read John 21:1-8 Note: People have different opinions about why Peter and the disciples went fishing. Some say Peter was wrong to go fishing, that …

Gospel of John – Session 11

  Break the Ice. Finish this sentence. “You may not know it, but I’m really good at…” Bring the Word.  Read John 19:30 Does the word “teleo” change your perspective any on the death of Jesus? If so, how? If not, why? Did Jesus pay …

Gospel of John – Session 10

  Break the Ice. Finish this sentence. “I’m the happiest when…” Bring the Word.  Read John 17:4 What work do you think Jesus is referring to? Why do you think the disciples were now “ready” to go and make other disciples? Read Matthew 28:19-20 What …

Gospel of John – Session 9

  Break the Ice. Finish this sentence. “I feel old when…” Bring the Word.  Read John 5:1-5 John tells us about the man’s physical state; he’s been ill or 38 years. What might be infer about his possible emotional or spiritual state? Do you think …

Gospel of John – Session 8

  Break the Ice. What has been your biggest loss in life? Bring the Word.  Assessing the Situation – Read John 6:1-7 Why did Jesus ask the question, “Where are we to buy bread?” How did Philip respond? At this point, Philip had already seen …

Gospel of John – Session 7

  Break the Ice. What is your earliest childhood memory? Bring the Word.  Jesus Stoops – Read John 8:1-6 What was the real motive of the scribes and Pharisees? What does it mean that Jesus lowered himself to the same position, and perhaps posture, of …

Gospel of John – Session 6

Break the Ice. Mulligan – an extra stroke allowed after a poor shot, not counted on the scorecard. If you could travel back in time and have a mulligan day, what day would it be? Bring the Word. Before we jump into the Scripture, let’s set …

Gospel of John – Session 5

  Break the Ice. If you woke up tomorrow morning in the year 1818, what modern advantage would you miss the most? Bring the Word. Shepherds were common in Jesus’ day. They weren’t the most popular in society, but they had two very important roles: …

Gospel of John – Session 4

  Break the Ice. Who is the most famous person with whom you’ve had a conversation? Bring the Word. On his way to Galilee, Jesus stops for an unlikely and unexpected conversation. Through this interaction we see how Jesus passionate pursues the lost, He sufficiently …

Gospel of John – Session 3

Break the Ice.  Name 3 cities, one of them being the city you were born. Have everyone guess the person’s city of birth. Bring the Word. Remember, the Gospel of John was written to explain who Jesus is and why He came. In John 3, …

Gospel of John – Session 2

Break the Ice. What is something you lose/misplace on a regular basis? Bring the Word. Come and See Read John 1:35-39 What is significant about John the Baptizer calling Jesus “The Lamb of God?” Do you think John was jealous of his disciples deciding to …

Gospel of John – Session 1

Break the Ice. How’d you hear about Antioch Georgetown? What brought you back a 2nd time? Bring the Word.   1. God In Flesh Read John 1:1-2 & 1:14 Who was the Word? What does it mean that Jesus was “in the beginning?” What does …