1. What are some characteristics of compassion shown in the Parable of the Good Samaritan (Luke 10:25-37)? How might these inform the way that you show compassion? How does this parable ultimately point to Jesus and his compassion?
2. In Luke 10:38-42, Jesus reveals Martha’s misplaced priorities. Are there misplaced priorities in your life keeping you from devotion centered on Christ? How does Jesus’ response to Martha apply to these misplaced priorities?
3. Prayer is an essential aspect of Christian devotion. What are the fundamental elements of the Lord’s Prayer (Luke 11:2-4)? How do your prayers compare to this prayer? Are there elements in the Lord’s Prayer that are lacking in your own prayers?