Before the Session
- Have the Bible Background Video ready to view.
- Review today’s scripture text and the session activities to help better facilitate the discussion.
- Encourage your group to listen to the FaithElement podcast ahead of the next session (Share the link via email or social media).
Play the The Chosen video clip (Stop at 4:50) and ask:
- What do you think it means when someone says “you should never meet your heroes?”
- Why do you the shepherd asks this rabbi about the Messiah?
- How do you think the shepherd feels about the answers?
- Why do you think the rabbi give such harsh answers?
- To what degree do you think the priest’s obsession of fulfilling his vocational legal duties of evaluating the lambs is a weakness in this situation?
- How would you have felt about this if you were the shepherd wanting answers about the Messiah?
Read Matthew 23:1-12 and watch the Bible Background Video before asking:
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