What are some of the rules by which you live your life?
What are some rules in life that you have chosen to ignore or disobey?
Are rules a good thing or a bad thing? Why?
Read Galatians 5:13-14. What is the main point of these verses?
What do you think it means to “satisfy your sinful nature”? How are you tempted to satisfy your sinful nature?
What do you think it means to be set free? How did God set you free? From what did He set you free?
Make a list of different ways Christians can serve one another.
How have other Christians served you in the past? What impact did that have on your life?
Paul seems to be saying that Christians should live to serve rather than live to follow rules. Do you agree? Why?
Is it possible to have a balance of serving and rules? How would you live out such a balance?
Who do you want to serve this week? How will you serve them? Who will you ask to keep you accountable for this service?