What is your favorite disaster movie?
If a meeting begins at 7:00pm, do you get there at 6:45? 7:05? Or, do you plan to leave the house at 7:00pm, hoping everyone else will be late?
What does punctuality mean to you? Is it important? Why or why not?
Watch the first 4 minutes of Gene's message. The password is ecc.
Read Matthew 24. How does the parable in Matthew 25 relate to Matthew 24?
In what ways were the ten girls alike? Different?
What unexpected event takes place?
What were the embarrassing consequences of the event(s)?
What do you think is the point of this parable? Why is readiness so important to the second coming?
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Where will you be standing at the final wedding banquet?
What is the "oil" that keeps your lamp lit?
Who are you most like in this story? Why?