Watch the video above and talk about it with a friend or mentor.

Without a clear understanding of the Gospel - according to the Bible - you will be hopelessly confused about how to have a relationship with God.

Key Points:

  • The Gospel is about what God has done for us.
  • The Gospel story starts with God’s creation.
  • The Gospel includes bad news.
  • The Gospel is good news.
  • The Gospel calls for a personal response.

See Also: Plan of Salvation

Talk About It
  1. How would you have explained “the gospel” when you were LDS?
  2. How has your concept of what the gospel is changed?
  3. The word “gospel” means “good news”. Explain why the gospel is good news for you personally.
  4. Do you agree or disagree that the gospel is about what God does for us, not what we do for him? Explain.
  5. Why is it important to think of the gospel in terms of trust and trust-breaking?
  6. Why do you think the gospel requires a personal response?

This video features Paul Robie, pastor of South Mountain Community Church in Draper, Utah, and appears courtesy of the Utah Ministry Training curriculum –