Monday, February 6, 2012
I N T E G R I T Y
I N T E G R I T Y
Integrity describes a person’s adherence to moral values. Everyone is confronted with moral decisions. Daily we are confronted to choose between right and wrong, good and evil. The pressure to compromise and justify sin in our words and deeds is ever-present. But as followers of Jesus Christ we have a responsibility to establish situations because Jesus did.
A. List the seven abominations that the Lord hates.
B. Describe and cite examples for each abomination.
C. What abominations is a problem in your life?
Describe the admirable qualities of Paul in Acts 20:32-35.
D. Name situations that tempt Christians to compromise.
E. Standing up for what is right in a group of people requires courage. Can you think of some reasons why a Christian would compromise? II Timothy 1:8
I Peter 4:14-16
A. Why should a Christian be happy when he is reproached?
B. Describe different ways a Christian might be reproached.
C. How is God glorified in your reproach?
D. Can you think of reasons why a Christian should be ashamed of Christ?
E. How can one be pleasing to God? See Galatians 1:10
F. Describe how Christians can be one of two types of people described in Galatians 1:10.
A. Describe the two things that Jesus does not want us to be ashamed of.
B. Is Jesus ashamed of you?
A. Why do you think Stephen was so determined?
B. To what extent are you willing to stand up for truth and rightness?
C. How can you establish the degree of integrity that Stephen had in your own life?
II Samuel 18:9-13
A. Why did this certain man not kill his enemy Absalom?
B. What would you have done?
C. How are we to treat our enemies? Romans 12:17-21
A. List the characteristics that we should have.
B. List next to these the attributes we should avoid.
A. What are the attributes of those who are lost and not going to heaven?
B. What should a Christian be like?
C. What should a Christian prove?
E. Why should a Christian not fellowship with the unfruitful works of darkness?
F. How are we to reprove works of darkness?
Adult SS Lesson Feb. 5 2012