Matthew 7:13-20

Sermon Outline

1. The way to life is narrow and hard, the way to destruction is easy and broad. 

2. Beware of false prophets who would confuse these two ways.

Discussion Questions

Why is the gate to life narrow? What is the gate?

Why is the way to life hard? What makes the wide way easy?

Where do these two different ways end?

Why don’t we like talking about false teachers? Why do we have to talk about them?

What sort of fruit can help us recognize a false prophet or teacher?

Why do false teachers gain a following when we can see by their fruit that they are not teaching the true gospel?

What is going to happen to false teaches and those who follow them?

Have you examined the fruit of the popular teachers and church members who have influence over you?