Message Discussion Guide – 4.25.21 – Explore God 3

Explore God

Week 3: Are science and faith incompatible?

  1. Do you feel equipped to talk about faith?
  2. Do you feel equipped to talk about science?
Diving Deeper
  1. Do you feel science and religion can be compatible? If so, how? If not, why not?
  2. What is the purpose of science?
     •  Psalm 19:1
  3. In your opinion, do human beings have morality? What separates humans from animals and other natural creation?
     •  Read Psalm 119:30; Romans 2:15; Jeremiah 31:33
  4. What is the strongest argument for the existence of God?
  5. What do you believe about the age of the earth and evolution? Do you think there is room for differing opinions?
  6. How can we as Christians meaningfully and respectfully present our beliefs to nonbelievers who only want to rely on science?
  7. Why do you believe leaps of faith – “theories” – are accepted as science, while miraculous acts in the Bible aren’t treated with the same respect by the general public?
     •  Ex: Big Bang vs. creation
  8. What happens when we try to attain the same knowledge as God?
     •  Ecclesiastes 1:16-18, 2:16, 12:12

Close with Prayer