While Jesus is dining at the home of a religious leader, he engages the guests in a conversation about the greatest dinner: the Great Banquet celebrating the Kingdom of God.

For Discussion:

  1. What are the most important things in your life? Family? Friends? Business responsibilities? How can any of these become a hindrance to your spiritual life?
  2. What was your first reaction when you read Jesus telling the disciples that they must hate their families?
  3. What do you think are the costs involved in following Jesus?