Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Fruit of the Spirit - Study Worksheet 10

Study Worksheet

Read Chapter 10 Self-Control in the book The Fruit Of The Spirit along with scriptures given in the questions below:

1. What are some potential pitfalls of taking the "easy" path in the following areas:
a. Emotions



b. Personal Conduct



c. Finances



2. Share a News Story from the past week of someone demonstrating Self-Control.



3. Have you experienced God directly helping you break the bondage of enslavement?  If yes, and you're willing, please share.




4. What circumstances leave you feeling discouraged or out-of-control?  [When sharing, spend a few minutes praying for each other.]




5. Class Survey - please fill out the following as concerns people you personally know well.

                 How many? Number of those that attend Church regularly?
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Abuse Alcohol
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Abuse Drugs
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Are Depressed/Stressed
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Suicides
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Broken Families
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6. How might God use our victory over sin/temptation for the sake of others?





7. What actions do you find helpful when you are:
a. Tempted



b. Emotional



8. What role does the Holy Spirit play in our Self-Control?




9. Read 1 Peter 5:8-10.
a. What is the enemy doing?




b. What are we instructed to do & how?




c. What are we promised God will do?




10. What warnings do you find in the following passages?
a. Galatians 4:8-9



b. James 1:14-15 




c. Romans 16:17-18


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