Conformed to His Likeness

by Scarlett Stough

1. Romans 8:28-29; Romans 8:1-8. For whom and for what purpose does God work out all things for good?

2. Romans 8:29-30. What are the steps to God achieving his purpose in us? Describe and define those steps.

3. 1 Peter 4:1-2; 1:7-9. How does suffering work toward achieving God's purpose?

4. Genesis 1:27; John 14:6-11. How can we “see” Jesus today, so that we, too, are able to “see” the Father?

5. Read the following Scripture references and list some of the qualities of the likeness of Jesus we ought to emulate?

Matthew 11:28-30.
Matthew 12:48-50.
Matthew 14:14; 15:32.
Matthew 16:24-27.
Matthew 18:1-4; 21-35.
Matthew 20:25-28.
John 13:12-17.
Philippians 2:5-11.

6. Describe any other qualities you have found in the Scriptures which describe the likeness of Christ.