1. What are some of the things you like about living in this country? What are some of the things you don’t like?
2. What do you think Pastor Tim was talking about when he said, “There is more to this life than just this life?”
3. Read Hebrews 11:1. How would you define faith? What is the difference between faith and wishful thinking? How does our faith impact how we live our lives?
4. Read Hebrews 11:8-10. Why wasn’t Abraham bothered that he never fully received the land God had promised to give him? How would you interpret verse 10?
5. Read Hebrews 11:13-16 and Philippians 3:18-20. What difference would it make in our lives if we realized we were citizens of heaven and are only “passing through” this world?
6. Do you think most Christians live “in light of eternity?” Explain your answer. In what ways are we, as Christians, too attached to this world? Why do you think we don’t live more for eternity?
7. How might having an eternal mindset impact how we view our time, talents and treasure?
8. How might you apply tonight’s lesson to your life?