Praising and cursing come out of the same mouth. My brothers, these things should not be this way.
Sunday School Conversation
READ: Psalm 19:14 & Proverbs 12:19, 13:3 &
17:27-28, Colossians 4:6, Ephesians 4:29
SHARE: Have you ever heard the phrase:
“Sticks and stones may break my bones, but words will never hurt me.” Do you think this is true or false? Share a time when someone’s words have encouraged you. Share a time when your words were able to encourage others. Share a time when words have hurt you. Share a time when your words have hurt others.
PRAY: Ask the Lord to help you guard your speech. Pray that your words will be used to encourage and build others up.
Parents – Refer to the “One Conversation” page for further discussion with your children.
READ: Romans 8:1-11
SHARE: Pastor Joel told us ﬁve things
that we have because of Jesus. Do you remember any of those ﬁve things? As your read these verses think about all the spiritual blessings we have because of Jesus. Which of these 11 verses is
PRAY: Praise God in your prayer for how He has so richly blessed us with spiritual blessings. Pray for those that you know who don’t know Jesus yet. Pray that God will lead you to tell them that Jesus will make all the difference in your life.
As the church we are called to encourage one another up (1 Thessalonians 5:11).
GLBC Church Covenant: We will…faithfully admonish in meekness and encourage one another as occasion may require.
Does this describe you?