What request did James and John’s mother make of Jesus?
Why do you think she asked Him to do this?
What was Jesus’ response to her request?
What was the other disciples’ response to this request?
Compare and contrast the leadership mentality of the “Gentiles” with the mentality of leadership that Jesus is proposing for His Kingdom.
What kind of leader was Jesus? How did He demonstrate His leadership? (v. 28)
Can you think of a time in your life when you “jockeyed for position?” What effects can this type of attitude and behavior have on a community?
Think of an example of how you could lead like Jesus led this week in someone’s life. In other words, how could you become a servant to another person in your community this week?