Ruth 4:13-17

Ruth: The Story of a Faithful Redeemer / 4:13-17
Discussion Questions

  1. How do we worship without serving?  What does serving look like? What are specific ways we can serve the church? Our family? Our community?
     
  2. Read 1 Corinthians 4:16-17 and discuss the following statement: Paul’s suffering is not the glory of Christ; Christ’s glory is mediated through Paul’s suffering.
    Is it God’s will when bad things happen to us?
     
  3. How does the gospel and Christ’s redemptive work change the way that we think about serving others?
     
  4. Describe Ruth’s servanthood. What is admirable about it? Do aspects of it seem difficult to you?