Genesis 3:15; 12:3; Matthew 1:21-23


  1. Paradise Lost
  2. Paradise Landed
  3. Paradise Lasts

Personal Reflection & Small Group Questions

Please complete this study on your own, then bring it to your small group for discussion.

  1. What is the greatest gift? Why? Compare the greatest gifts to every other gift you have received this Christmas.
  2. What effects of the fall (Genesis 3) do you feel the most?
  3. What promises of heaven are you most looking forward to?
  4. Think over this past year. Has your hope, joy, love and peace increased, stayed the same or decreased?
  5. Who do you know that does not trust in Jesus for their personal savior? Take a moment and pray for them. Consider reaching out to them and sharing your salvation story with them this Christmas.