Discussion Questions for Sermon Series You're Not The Boss Of Me - Week 6
1. How do you feel when you hear the word “confrontation”?
2. Which of these words describes why you are most typically averse to confronting someone?
Fear | Discomfort | Apprehension | Indifference
3. Read Matthew 18:6–17.
What stands out to you?
Verses 6–9, 10–14, and 15–17 have different imagery, but how are the three sections related or similar?
If you could summarize the point of each of these three sections in a separate sentence, what would your three sentences be? What if you had to summarize all three sections with just one sentence.
4. As followers of Jesus, God’s overarching command for us is to treat others as our heavenly Father has treated us. How does confrontation play a part in following that command?
5. As an adult, have you ever been confronted about something by someone who took a big risk bringing it to your attention? If so, how did it go? If not, would you be better off today if someone had?