• When was there a time when you were having a difficult discussion with someone only to discover that each of you had different definitions for the issue?
  • How is it possible that some do not rely on Hebrews 8:10–12 as their definition of the new covenant?
  • Why do you think God said that what necessitated a new covenant was how the people responded to the old covenant?
  • Why would God consider how one responds to His covenant to be such a big deal?
  • What is the main difference between knowing God and knowing about Him?
  • How has clarifying the new covenant helped your view of God and/or the Bible?
  • How have you responded to the covenant promises of God?
  • How would you have defined the new covenant before studying Hebrews 8:10–12?