Consider it a great joy, my brothers, whenever you experience various trials.
Sunday School Conversation
READ: 1 Corinthians 10:13, God won’t tempt me, but He will provide a way to resist temptation.
SHARE: What are some ways that you see others struggle with temptation? Share with each other about a temptation that you are currently struggling with. Share with each other about a time when God provided a way of escape and you were able to resist temptation.
PRAY: Ask the Lord to help you not be lead into temptation but to stand against it for His glory (Matt. 6:9-15). Parents – Refer to the “One Conversation” page for further discussion with your children.
READ: Romans 8:1
SHARE: What happens to a person who is condemned by God? According to Romans 8:1 who is not condemned? In what ways is our being “in Christ” and Noah and his family being “in the ark” similar?
PRAY: Do you know someone today that doesn’t know Jesus as their Savior and Lord? Pray that God will open their eyes so that they can see they need to be “in Christ”. Ask God to use you to show that person God’s love and to help you share with them how they can be saved by Jesus from their sin.
What does it mean to be CONNECTed to a church family? How does being CONNECTed to a church family help you battle temptation? Points to Ponder: Church Membership, Sunday School Class, & Small Groups Review the Church Covenant yourgracelife.com/about-us/beliefs