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The Path of Spiritual Maturity

April 5, 2020 Speaker: AJ Roberts Series: Heard and Stirred

Passage: Nehemiah 13:23–13:31

The path of spiritual maturity is long obedience in the same direction. 


Reading Plan:

Monday: Nehemiah 1 & 2

Tuesday: Nehemiah 3 & 4

Wednesday: Nehemiah 5 & 6 

Thursday: Nehemiah 7 & 8

Friday: Nehemiah 9 & 10

Saturday: Nehemiah 11 & 12

Sunday: Nehemiah 13



  1. ICE BREAKER: What is your favorite movie? 
  2. What is one takeaway from the book of Nehemiah that has stuck with you? 
  3. "The path of spiritual maturity is long obedience in the same direction." Put this into your own words. 
  4. What are spiritual disciplines? How are spiritual disciplines to play a role in the Christian life? 
  5. Why was it such a big deal that the Jews were losing their use of the Hebrew language? Within the modern church, can you think of any similar dangers/threats? 
  6. Can you think of any examples where a lesson from the past kept you from stumbling into old sinful patterns again?
  7. What does it mean to "keep a big picture focus"?
  8. As you continue seeing and experiencing the effects of COVID-19 in our city, what are some ways you could serve others? (Visit and follow the "Bearing Burdens" side tab for ideas.) 


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