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Topic #5: The Lordship of Christ


Key Passage: II Corinthians 5:9-17

Inductive Passage: II Corinthians 5:9-10

Memory Verses: II Corinthians 5:9-10 & 17



  1. Why should we please God?
  2. How can we please God?
  3. How do you determine the will of God?
  4. What does the word Lord mean?
  5. Does one have to submit to God as “Lord” to be justified and go to heaven?
  6. Can you name some areas where you’re making God “Lord” of your life?  What does that “look” like?
  7. Can you name some areas where it’s difficult to make God, “Lord”?  What does that “look” like?
  8. Why is it difficult to make God “Lord” over certain areas of your life?
  9. What’s the downside of failing to make God Lord over all areas of your life?
  10. What is the relationship between the last study (Topic #4 Holy Spirit) and this one?
  11. For the inductive verses make sure you have an understanding of the following:  Therefore (why it’s there), striving, the “home” analogy, appear, judgement seat (why & on what basis are we judged), receive.


Supplemental Verses:

Philippians 2: 9-13

1 Corinthians 3:13-16

Daniel 12:3

Daniel 12-13

1 Peter 1:13-25

Romans 12:1-2

Titus 3:5

Luke 9:23

Galatians 2:20

Colossians 2:6-7

Ephesians 5:8-10

I Corinthians 15:57-58


Will of God

Ephesians 5:15-17, 6:6

Colossians 1:9

I Thessalonians 4:3-7: 5:16-18

I John 2:15-17;

I Peter 2:15, 3:17, 4:15, 19

Hebrews 10:35-38; 13:20-21


What is something you may want apply to your life from this lesson?  (You may change it after our discussion.)