Lesson for September 11, 2021

OUR CONVERSATION

Scripture Reading: James 3:1-10

Memory Verse: Proverbs 25:11

  1. In debates in church assemblies, in councils, in the congress of our nation etc, words go on seemingly without end until finally, someone say the right word which ends all further discussion. How does the Bible speak of saying the right word? Prov. 25:11
  2. How does the Bible describe man and the use of his tongue? James 3:3-8
  3. What terrible sin is often committed with the tongue? James 3:9-12; Prov  6:17 -19
  4. What good instruction is given in the use of our tongue in Eccl. 5:1,2
  5. James speaks of words setting on fire the course of nature.  Is this what happened in the garden of Eden? James 3:5; Gen. 3:1-4; Rom 5:12
  6. Are words still being used to contribute to man’s death? 2 Peter 2:1-5; Eph 5:4
  7. How is the word of God described in the following references? Matt 4:4; John 6:6-8; Heb. 4:12
  8. Some people are restless and must talk, it seems. What instructions are given in 1Tim 5:13; Prov. 18:8;26;28
  9. What is the eternal effect our words will have in the judgment? Matt. 12:36, 37;5:37
  10. What should be our attitude and prayer at all time relative to our conversation. Psa. 19:14