Ephesians 4:1-3, 25-32 (7.16.17 sermon)
Responses and Reactions
· What disturbed you, challenged you, or intrigued you in this week’s message?
· How have you see conflict operate as an engine of growth in your life?
· What are some strategies for engaging conflict well that you’ve learned from your own experience?
Bringing It Home
· Explore a current or recent conflict in your own life:
(a) What is the positive opportunity in this conflict?
(b) What are the core needs—both your own and the other person’s—that lie beneath the surface of the conflict?
(c) How can you engage this conflict in ways that build up (you, the other person, and the relationship) rather than tear down?