Repaying Evil With Blessings

Monday’s Lesson – Repaying Evil With Blessings What is the true intent of 1 Peter 3:8–12? What are some of the immediate ways you can apply these principles to your own life? We live in a world which is filled with evil. Christians are confronted with this evil each and every single day. When this […]

Put on Kindness (Col. 3:12–14)

Read Colossians 3:12–14 and then rewrite it in your own words. In what ways do these verses reveal the essence of what it means to be a follower of Christ (notice the use of the term perfect or perfection? Also, think about how powerful our witness to the world would be were we to put […]

Kindness Returned

“ ‘Give, and it will be given to you: good measure, pressed down, shaken together, and running over will be put into your bosom. For with the same measure that you use, it will be measured back to you’ ” (Luke 6:38, NKJV). What is Jesus saying here? What principle of life is He talking […]

Kind Words (Eph. 4:32)

Read Proverbs 15:1–5 and Proverbs 25:11–15. What important principles about what you say and how you say it are revealed in these texts? As you read them, ask yourself about your use of words when talking to others. In what ways could you be kinder in your verbal communication with others Proverbs 15:1–5 This passage […]

Kindness to a “Dead Dog”

Read 2 Samuel 9:1-13. How did David show kindness here? How did he, by this act, reveal the character of God? David wanted to find someone who was left in the house of Saul so that he may show them kindness to honor Jonothan. One of Davids servants named Ziba knew about one person left […]

The Model of Kindness

(1) To what high standard is Jesus calling us here? When I listen to Jesus’ words as they echo in my head and heart I hearHim calling us to a higher order of living. Jesus wants us to love all peopleeven those who are our enemies. Jesus asks us to pray for those whopersecute us. […]