Let Marriage Be Held in Honor

Hebrews 13:4 | Sermon Resources | 28 April 2024

Sermon Summary

In the sermon this week Pastor Billy explores Hebrews 13:4 and the call to honor marriage.  In order to truly honor this sacred institution we must consider God’s purposes, God’s prohibitions, and God’s provision.

Discussion Questions

  1. What was your main takeaway from the sermon this week?
  2. What is the danger of having too idealistic a view of love and relationships?  What is the danger of having too pessimistic a view?
  3. Do you personally tend to have too idealistic or too pessimistic a view of relationships? How so?
  4. Part of honoring marriage is understanding God’s purpose for marriage.  What would you say is God’s purpose for marriage?  What Scripture would you use to support your answer?
  5. For the married:  How specifically can you work to be more intentional in pursuing God’s purposes for your marriage? 
  6. What is the best marriage/relationship advice you have been given? 
  7. Our passage specifically calls out sexual sin.  What is the danger of thinking to ourselves “this will never happen to me”?
  8. Many Christians might feel defeated in this area of sexual purity.  What encouragement would you give to them?
  9. How can we cultivate more open, honest, vulnerable relationships in our lives? 
  10. What is one thing God might be calling you to do in applying this passage to your life?

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