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Who Jesus Told The Parable Of The Talents To And How They Responded To Opportunity

Do you think that religion is always good?

Do you think that religion that is orthodox is always good?

In some ways religion can be dangerous and damaging.

PURPOSE: To help listeners explore the application of this idea in their lives.

Do you think that religion is always good?

Handling The Overwhelming Needs Of Those Around Us

Jesus talks about what distinguishes sheep from goats in Matthew 25.

Do you find yourself a bit overwhelmed by this teaching of Jesus? Why?

PURPOSE: To enable listeners to act even when they feel overwhelmed by other people's needs.

Jesus talks about what distinguishes sheep from goats in Matthew 25.

Good Deeds Should Be Motivated By Love For God

Suppose you're doing marital counseling and you're talking to a young man. From a biblical perspective, you want to tell him what his responsibility is toward his wife. What would you tell him?

The Parable Of The Sheep And The Goats . . . And The Life Of Job

Suppose you're doing marital counseling and you're talking to a young man. From a biblical perspective, you want to tell him what his responsibility is toward his wife. What would you tell him?

PURPOSE: To help listeners understand the righteousness that works from the inside out.

Suppose you're doing marital counseling and you're talking to a young man. From a biblical perspective, you want to tell him what his responsibility is toward his wife. What would you tell him? "Love her as Christ loves the church."

Coveting Is Disordered Desire

Sometimes to say something correctly, we have to say the negative to give the positive.

When we say that covetousness is "disordered desire," what possible conclusions might people derive from that?

PURPOSE: To help listeners recognize that there are legitimate desires.

Sometimes to say something correctly, we have to say the negative to give the positive.

How Coveting Hinders Our Ability To Love God

Saint Francis of Assisi once referred to his body as "brother donkey." Why do you think he would say that?

PURPOSE: To help listeners understand how the strong desires of our bodies keep us from being people who love God and love others.

Saint Francis of Assisi once referred to his body as "brother donkey." Why do you think he would say that?

Things You Should Covet

The tenth commandment spells out in some detail the objects of coveting. No other commandment has those details. Why do you think God spoke those details to Moses?

PURPOSE: To help listeners see how easily wanting something very good can cause us to do something very bad.

The tenth commandment spells out in some detail the objects of coveting. No other commandment has those details. Why do you think God spoke those details to Moses?

The Ten Commandments: Only Practical Advice?

Have you ever heard anyone preach about how to have a happy marriage?

Or how to have more friends?

Or how you can deal with failure?

Or how to be an effective leader?

PURPOSE: To help listeners recognize how love for God must come before love for neighbor.

Have you ever heard anyone preach about how to have a happy marriage?

The Fruit Of The Spirit

Paul talks about the fruit of the Spirit. There are nine: love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control. When we think of the expression of those virtues, what kind of picture comes to mind?

PURPOSE: To help listeners recognize how God's work in our lives shows up in our actions.

In Galatians 5, Paul talks about the fruit of the Spirit. There are nine: love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control. When we think of the expression of those virtues, what kind of picture comes to mind?

The Fruit Of The Spirit--where Do These Qualities Come From?

Paul talks about the fruit of the Spirit. There are nine: love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control. When we think of the expression of those virtues, what kind of picture comes to mind?

PURPOSE: To help listeners recognize how God's work in our lives shows up in our actions.

In Galatians 5, Paul talks about the fruit of the Spirit. There are nine: love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control. When we think of the expression of those virtues, what kind of picture comes to mind?

A Biblical Warning Following The Description Of A Godly Person

Paul talks about the fruit of the Spirit. There are nine: love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control. When we think of the expression of those virtues, what kind of picture comes to mind?

PURPOSE: To help listeners recognize how God's work in our lives shows up in our actions.

In Galatians 5, Paul talks about the fruit of the Spirit. There are nine: love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control. When we think of the expression of those virtues, what kind of picture comes to mind?

The Proper Way To Treat A Christian Who Has Sinned

Paul talks about the fruit of the Spirit. There are nine: love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control. When we think of the expression of those virtues, what kind of picture comes to mind?

PURPOSE: To help listeners recognize how God's work in our lives shows up in our actions.

In Galatians 5, Paul talks about the fruit of the Spirit. There are nine: love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control. When we think of the expression of those virtues, what kind of picture comes to mind?

Your Response To A Christian Who's Had A Moral Failure

Paul talks about the fruit of the Spirit. There are nine: love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control. When we think of the expression of those virtues, what kind of picture comes to mind?

PURPOSE: To help listeners recognize how God's work in our lives shows up in our actions.

In Galatians 5, Paul talks about the fruit of the Spirit. There are nine: love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control. When we think of the expression of those virtues, what kind of picture comes to mind?

Restoring With Gentleness

Paul talks about the fruit of the Spirit. There are nine: love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control. When we think of the expression of those virtues, what kind of picture comes to mind?

PURPOSE: To help listeners recognize how God's work in our lives shows up in our actions.

In Galatians 5, Paul talks about the fruit of the Spirit. There are nine: love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control. When we think of the expression of those virtues, what kind of picture comes to mind?

Restoring While Being Aware Of Your Own Vulnerability

In Galatians 5, Paul talks about the fruit of the Spirit. There are nine: love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control. When we think of the expression of those virtues, what kind of picture comes to mind?

PURPOSE: To help listeners recognize how God's work in our lives shows up in our actions.

In Galatians 5, Paul talks about the fruit of the Spirit. There are nine: love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control. When we think of the expression of those virtues, what kind of picture comes to mind?