1. What is blasphemy? Why does Jesus say, “the blasphemy against the Spirit will not be forgiven” (Mt 12:31b)? What is the difference between blasphemy against the Son and the Spirit (vs. 32)?
2. If trees are know by their fruit, what are you known for? How would a friend or family member describe you in one word? Do you like how you’re described? If not, how can you change according to Mt 12:33-35?
3. Since Jesus says, “people will give an account for every careless word they speak” in Mt 12:36, how does that influence your speech? What tactics will help you avoid careless words?
4. How does Jesus describe his generation in Matthew 12? What would Jesus say about your generation?
From Series: "The King & His Kingdom (The Gospel of Matthew)"