What’s Next? – Week 1

What’s Next?
1 – Hell
4/23/17 (MS)


“God has set eternity in the hearts of men.” Ecclesiastes 3:11

“Heaven can only be entered through narrow gate [it’s talking about Jesus]. The highway to hell is broad and its gate is wide enough for everyone who chooses its easy way.” Matthew 7:13

1. Hell is horrible.

“They will throw them into the fiery furnace where there will be weeping and gnashing of teeth.” Matthew 13:42

2. Hell is forever.

“They will be punished with everlasting destruction and shut out from the presence of the Lord and from the majesty of his power.” 2 Thessalonians 1:9

3. Hell is lonely.

“And many shall be cast in outer darkness into the place of weeping and torment.” Matthew 8:12

4. Hell is real.

“The Lord is patient towards you, not wishing for anybody to perish but for everybody to come to repentance.” 2 Peter 3:9

Hell is no place to call home.

Discussion Questions:

  1. Do you think about what’s next that much? Why or why not?
  2. What have been some of your thoughts about hell? What has shaped those thoughts?
  3. Does it make sense to you why hell would be an appropriate punishment for sin? Why or why not?
  4. How can thinking about hell actually help you when it comes to sharing your faith with your friends?
  5. How can you apply what we talked about tonight to your life this week?