June 23- June 29, 2013

Sunday June 23, 2013

The joy of growing through difficult seasons

 

“A friend loves at all times, and a brother is born for adversity.”

                                                Proverbs 17:17

 

Questions to help put the scripture to use in your life:

When trouble hits do you have someone you can find counsel and encouragement?

Is there anyone who brings their difficulties to you for the same purpose?

How long did it take for those types of relationships to form?

 

 

Monday June 24, 2013

The Grace of Friendships

 

Be devoted to one another in brotherly love. Honor one another above yourselves.”

                                                Romans 12:10

Questions to help put the scripture to use in your life:

What does this scripture say to you?

Who do you honor in your life?

What are some of the things that keep you from living out this verse?

 

 

 

 

Tuesday June 25, 2013

The Journey to Wisdom

“Listen to the advice and accept instruction, and in the end you will be wise.”

                                                Proverbs 19:20

Questions to help put the scripture to use in your life:

Do you accept constructive/corrective criticism well, why or why not.

Are there difficult circumstances in your life that could have been avoided if you had accepted wise counsel?

Can we learn from the mistakes of others or do their mistakes disqualify them?

Is all discipline good?