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Old and New Treasures

“Therefore every scribe who has been trained for the kingdom of heaven is like a master of a house, who brings out of his treasure what is new and what is old.”

Matthew 13:52


  • Check in to see how everyone is doing
  • What is your most prized possession?

Read Matthew 13:47-52 together

Sermon Recap

  • Kingdom of Heaven is anyplace where God is King
  • Our charge is to invite
  • Jesus’ model of ministry
    • pursuing righteousness and obedience
  • Jesus’ waited for God to Judge (i.e. Judas)

Discussion Questions

  • How has discovering God changed your life?
    • Share moments where you saw God’s presence.
  • verses 51/52 talks about old and new treasures, alluding to truths you acquired long ago vs recently, and to treasure it both equally.
    • What is a truth that you have held onto for a long time?
    • What is a truth that you have learned recently?
  • If you did the spiritual gifts test:
    • How are we to use our gifts for the Kingdom of God?
  • Is there someone that God is prompting us to invite into the community?