1. Read Phil. 3: 10-11. Paul discusses “knowing” the power of the Resurrection. Describe a recent experience that helped you come to know the power of the Resurrection of Christ. If you find yourself skeptical about the Resurrection, then state why.
2. Read Rms. 6: 4,6. Notice that Paul presents a pattern of death (of the old self who is a slave to sin) to resurrection that leads to a new life and new freedom. DeathàResurrectionàNew Life (i.e. freedom, joy). How are you seeing this pattern be worked out in your life?
3. Read Mt. 28:17, Lk. 24:52, Acts 1:8. Describe how the Resurrection displaced ongoing and pervasive doubt in the disciples. Describe how the Resurrection displaces your doubts.
4. Read Ps. 139:13 and 138:8. How does the Resurrection help you navigate your purpose in life?