Pride

Pride

Pride

Start by reviewing this week’s key points.

Pride: a preoccupation with your own importance

James 4:6

"Pride puts the creature in place of the Creator."

Jeremiah 9:23

Pride in what we know
Pride in what we do
Pride in what we have

Pride shows itself as:
1. A critical spirit
2. Self-deception
3. Comparisons

Matthew 7:3-5
Philippians 2:5-8

"How will we chase the light? We must empty ourselves and look for ways to serve others."

Micah 6:8

"We make lousy gods."


Discussion Questions

How far do you want to take your group? Choose from these suggestions to tailor the discussion to suit your group.


From the Source

Want to dig into more Scripture? Read through these together to introduce a new angle into your discussion.

Matthew 6:22-23 Ezekiel 28:17 Proverbs 3:5-8 Genesis 3:5 Proverbs 16:9 Proverbs 16:18


Live It Out

End with a challenge to take action. Choose a closing question to help each person identify their next steps.