• What’s your favorite movie? What is it’s basic story line? Why do you like it so much?

  • What was meaningful to you in the sermon? (VancouverChurch.org/sermons)
  • The Bible is not primarily about religious instruction, nor is it chiefly a list of moral and social rules. It is mostly a story. It’s literally a collection of stories that weave into one grand narrative. Why do you think the Bible is written this way?
  • If someone asked you, “What is the basic storyline of the Bible?”, what would you tell them? Below, as best as you can, list the major points of the story that runs through the Bible.
  • How important do you believe it is to know the over-arching storyline of the Bible? How does knowing this story impact your life?
  • Jesus said, “If you hold to my teaching, you are really my disciples. Then you will know the truth, and the truth will set you free.” (John 8:32) How does knowing the story of the Bible relate to this statement of Jesus?
  • Are you willing to learn during the next four Sundays as we walk through the storyline of the Bible and how that story profoundly changes our lives? Are you willing to live out what you learn Monday – Saturday? Share some prayer requests and pray for each other.