Chapter 4: Nourish Your Soil

After you have read pages 79-96 of Cultivate by: Lara Casey, continue onto the discussion questions. You can answer these now or during the livestream. 

Discussion Questions that will be discussed on Monday’s live stream will be available here on 2/17/19.

*Reminder: the live streams take place every Monday starting January 21, 2019 on Cassie’s instagram at 7 pm EST.

Click here to read about the live discussion that took place on 2/18/19. This blog post will be available on 2/19/19.


Q Have you had a similar life experience? How has it helped you dig in the mess of the dirt and create new life?

Q What fears do you need to lay down at Jesus’ feet?

Q If everything on the surface of your life were to fall apart, what would remain? What is your foundation? Where does your hope come from?

Q What type of soil describes you in this season of life?

Q do you feel like you have gotten good at letting dirt be dirt?

Q Let’s look at the big picture. What are you most rooted in. Here are some possibilities. Circle those that describe what your foundation is made of right now:

  • Fear of the Future
  • Anxiousness or worry
  • Uneasiness
  • A sense that there is more to life than this
  • Expectations from others
  • Restlessness
  • Distractions
  • Grief
  • Hope
  • Joy
  • Peace
  • Contentment (Embracement of each day)
  • Procrastination
  • Comparison
  • The belief that my illness defines me
  • Thinking I can’t move mountains from a hospital bed
  • The belief that because my health is unstable that my whole life is
  • what-if’s

Q What froze over in your life in this last year? Remember: let the dirt be dirt. Write how you feel and move forward.

Q If you were to remove the barriers that are holding you back from flourishing, what positive possibilities would have room to sprout? List those possibilities.