MAIN SERMON POINTS:
We fight because of misdirected passion v1-4
Godly humility is the first step to peace v5-6
How do we move toward walking in peace? V7-12
Anyone care to share a fight that you had that didn’t seem humorous at the time, but now looking back you can laugh at it? Maybe you fought with a roommate, spouse, kid, etc. How did it resolve?
What kind of misdirected passion did you see in fights you had? What kind of selfish ambition did you have?
Is it interesting that it is easy to look back and see your selfish ambition, but difficult to see the selfish ambition in our current conflict?
What does godly humility look like? Who do you know that has been an example of humility to you? How can we better exemplify humility?
Why is humility so important in conflict?
How can the three steps to Christian conflict resolution help us? At work, in our home, in the area where we live?