13 June 2021
Series: Five Stars

Withstanding Pain

Speaker: Steve Hill

Bible Passage: 2 Corinthians 4:13-18

Big Idea: Don’t give up when life beats you up.

  1. Even though life beats me up, I believe.
  2. God uses suffering to advance the gospel.
  3. God renews us daily.
  4. God uses suffering now and removes our suffering later.

Discussion Questions

  1. What was your high of the week? What was the low point in your week?
  2. Describe a season in your life when you felt like giving up?
  3. How do most people respond to suffering? How might suffering decimate your faith?
  4. How might suffering result in the spread of the gospel?
  5. In what ways have you experienced daily renewing?
  6. Do you have a hard time with this statement? “God uses suffering now and removes our suffering later.”