James 1:13-18 “How to Overcome Temptation”
Questions for groups
Read James 1:13-18
What was something from the sermon that peaked your interest or caught your attention?
Would you agree or disagree that we live in a culture of “blame”? Why or why not?
Read 1 Corinthians 10:13: How should the “commonality of temptation” influence our transparency as brothers and sisters in Christ?
“Sin is not an isolated event, but a process.” What were the four stages in the process, and at what point does it become sin?
Temptation is typically a combination of our desires + opportunities that we create to gratify them. If that is true, what are some practical ways we can remove opportunities?
“What you cover up, God will uncover.” What do you think about this statement? How have you seen this to be true in your own life?
Why and how should we rely on Jesus as we face temptations?