Charity begins at home, but unfortunately it also often stops at home. What does Jesus have to say to help us show kindness and generosity to people in need, even when we naturally want to put limits on who we help?
There are many ways of trying to make faith attractive but Jesus sometimes seems to go out of his way to put people off, including asking them to do things that appear to go against their own best interests. Is this really the case or is there something more going on?
How Risk Averse are you? What about when it comes to taking steps of faith for Jesus? Some people are naturally cautious and others are verge on gung ho. How can we all make sure we don't let undue caution hold us back? Or that we don't plough in unhelpfully?