Thanks: Everyone share something they are thankful for.
Prayer: Have everyone share a prayer request. Take some time and pray for these things.
Bible: Read Ephesians 4:29
Memorize (For practical ideas to encourage bible memorization read this article)
“Do not let any unwholesome talk come out of your mouths, but only what is helpful for building others up according to their needs, that it may benefit those who listen.” Ephesians 4:29
Has someone ever said something mean to you that really hurt? How did it make you feel?
Our verse today tells us not to let any unwholesome talk come out of our mouths. What are some examples of this? How can we stop doing these things?
What are helpful things we can say to people?
What are ways we can build people up with our words?
The verse talks about helping “according to their needs”, this means to understand what others are going through. How can our words help people when they go through hard times?
What is one practical thing you can apply from this verse
Prayer: Close in prayer.
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