1 Corinthians 4 Study Guide

Reflection Questions

  1. What does it mean to be a steward? What is expected of a steward?
  2. What does it look like to lead with your life?
  3. What should we factor when considering who we allow to influence and shape us?
  4. Do you have wise and mature believers in your life who can speak truth to you? How do you receive their correction?
  5. If you had to boil the message down to one point, what would that be?

Memory Verse

“I am writing this not to shame you but to warn you as my dear children. Even if you had ten thousand guardians in Christ, you do not have many fathers, for in Christ Jesus I became your father through the gospel. Therefore I urge you to imitate me.”—1 Corinthians 4:14–16 (NIV)

Prayer Guide

Father, I pray that You surround me with the right people (godly influences, disciple-makers, role models, and spiritual parents) who will draw me closer to You and help me grow in my love and devotion to You. Amen.

This Week

Ask a trusted leader or mentor to point out one area in your life to pursue growth. If you don’t have a relationship like this yet, take the next step to find a mentor or group leader.

About the Author

Danny Saavedra

Danny Saavedra is a licensed minister who has served on staff at Calvary since 2012, managing the Calvary Devotional and digital discipleship resources. He has a Master of Arts in Pastoral Counseling and Master of Divinity in Pastoral Ministry from Liberty Theological Seminary. His wife Stephanie, son Jude, and daughter Zoe share a love of Star Wars, good food, having friends over for dinner, and studying the Word together as a family.