• How were both the old and new covenants gospel-bearing and gospel-revealing covenants?
  • How has obedience to at least some of God’s commandments already become second nature (written on the heart) for you?
  • What characteristics do the Sinai covenant and the new covenant share?
  • Why does it matter whether the old (Sinai) covenant and the new covenant are completely different or share the same characteristics at the most fundamental levels?
  • How do the Sinai covenant and the apostle Paul’s words compare regarding the priority of love in one’s relationship with God?
  • How does the Shema express how comprehensively we should allow the commands of Jesus to affect our lives?
  • How do you think the commands of Jesus and His actual presence with us are related?
  • What is one line that would summarize the point of this week’s lesson?