Group Plan - Project Mercury

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Message Text: Proverbs 22:6
Message Theme: Start your children on the path to faith. If you never start them, they'll never finish the journey.

Group Discussion Questions

  1. What is your favorite movie about the space program?
  2. What is your first personal memory about the space program?
    Why is it so memorable?
  3. Project Mercury was the first space program. It was necessary before the Apollo missions put a human on the moon.
    What parallels do you see between Project Mercury and the early years of parenting your children?
  4. Collin mentioned that parents face a series of little launches that prepare us for the big launch of our kids after high school.
    Think back.
    What little launches prepared you for the big launch?
  5. What were some of the intentional decisions you made as a family to lead your kids spiritually?
    Were those intentional decisions or accidental?
  6. Who invited you to watch and learn from their mistakes in parenting?
    Who were your mentors as parents?
  7. Collin mentioned that Proverbs 22:6 is heard differently depending on your experience and stage of life.
    Read Proverbs 22:6.
    What is the feeling you experience when you pay close attention to this passage?
  8. What lesson did you learn Sunday that helps you take a step to help develop children to follow Jesus in your family/church?