6.6 What hope does the Christian faith offer about what comes next?

to begin…

What points gave you new insight to this topic? 

What ideas caught your attention in this episode? 

What did you have a strong reaction to? 

What surprised you? 

What’s new for you? 

What points reinforced your own understanding about this topic? 

What do you have questions about? 

going deeper…

In what ways are the words ‘faith’ and ‘hope’ similar? In what ways are they different? 

The hope that the Christian faith offers about what comes next...how do we pass it on? 

The Christian message gives us the hope of life with God after we die. To what extent does this idea impact your day to day life in the here and now? How might a life informed by this belief be different from one that is not? 

In what ways can the hope of eternal life inspire us to be active amongst the needs of people now?