Sample Discovery Study 1
John 4:1-38* NLT
Question #1. What does this passage say about God?
- Jesus talked with anyone! He was not swayed the prejudice of others. Vs. 9
- Jesus described the gospel as permanently satisfying. Vs. 14
- Jesus reaches out to the broken. He is not offended by our guilt. Vs. 16
- Jesus reveals his true identity to those who are ready to know Him. Vs. 26
Question #2. What does this passage say about mankind?
- Being truthful, no matter how painful, is the key to making progress with Jesus. Vs. 16-18
- The right way to worship God is by being honest, and in agreement with Scripture. Vs. 23-24
- Our task is to help finish God's work of making Jesus known. Vs. 34
- People are thirsty for the truths of the gospel. Vs. 35
Question #3. Based on #1 and #2, what is God saying to me?
- I need to discover people who are thirsty for the truths of the gospel.
Question #4. Who can I tell?
- The men I providentially encounter on a daily basis, with whom I can have a spiritual conversation.
* This passage is quite lengthly, therefore you may need to limit your answers. Discovery Studies are not intended to be exhaustive.