LifeGroup Questions: Applying the Teaching to Our Life

  1. On a scale of 1 to 10 (10 being high) do you believe you are currently living a fruitful life?
    1. Why or Why Not
  2. Are you allowing your life of following Jesus to impact all areas of your life? Which ones yes? Which ones no?
  3. In which of the four areas of the fruitfulness template do you “sense” is you next area(s) for ongoing growth?
  4. Are you being directed in those areas because of pain, passion, or “presence?”

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Living Wisely and Well

“How to Live An Ongoing Life of Fruitfulness”

John 15: 1 – 8


The Why

  • Death is the great Motivator
  • One Day We Will Give An Account

The What

  • Who we become in Christ and What we accomplish for Christ
  • What we’ve done with the gift of life He’s given us

Today: The How: How To Live An Ongoing Life Of Fruitfulness

Three Premises

  • A follower of Jesus will be fruitful (John 15:1-8)
  • A life of following Jesus (discipleship) impacts all areas of our life (I Timothy 4:11-16)
  • A life of following Jesus (discipleship) spans the entirety of our life (I Corinthians 9: 24-29)

A Diagram/Template To Help Us Live An Ongoing Life of Fruitfulness

How To Know What’s NEXT In Our Ongoing Journey of Fruitfulness

  • Pain
  • Passion
  • Presence

Core CHRISTlike Characteristic: Trustworthy Steward of God’s Resources/Living Surrendered