Ugly Evil
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Sun, Sep 08, 2019
Series:Not Pretty People   Passages: Mark 1:21    Teacher: Dr. Clay Smith

Sermon Discussion Questions


Starter:  Have you ever known someone controlled by evil?  What were they like?


Dig Deeper

  • Read Mark 1:21-28
  • In your opinion, why do people think Jesus is a great teacher, but then do not do what he says?
  • In your opinion, what is the most difficult teaching of Jesus to actually do?
  • Pastor Clay talked about four characteristics of evil:
  • Evil is never pretty.  Describe a time when you saw the ugliness of evil.
  • Evil always lies.  When have you experienced evil lying to you?

                                                 iii.     Evil always fears.  In your opinion, why is evil afraid?  How does impact evil lying to you?

  • Evil is always threatened by God.  In your opinion, why would people think evil is as powerful or almost as powerful as good? 
  • Jesus exercises authority over evil by commanding evil to shut up and get out. 
  • How do we pray for evil to be quiet and leave us?
  • How do we pray for our country, that evil will be quiet and leave us?
  • People are amazed at Jesus but there is no indication they follow Jesus.  How would you help someone who is interested in Jesus actually take the step of following Jesus?

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