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At a golf tournament the whole world got to see the character of one of the best new golfers, and he proved that real winners are good losers.

Key Points:

  • Jordan Spieth is really young and has already proven himself to be a great golfer. When he had a terrible thing happen to him at the 2016 Master’s Tournament, he showed all of us how to handle adversity.
  • Jordan never gave up. James 1:2-4
  • Jordan wasn’t a sore loser. Philippians 4:12-13
  • Real winners are good losers.

Memory Verse:

James 1:2 Dear brothers and sisters, when troubles come your way, consider it an opportunity for great joy.

See Also: Character, Trials

Talk About It
  1. What is your initial reaction to this topic? What jumped out at you?
  2. What is your initial reaction to this video? Do you disagree with any of it? What jumped out at you?
  3. What’s the biggest loss you’ve ever had in sports or in life? How did you react?
  4. Read James 1:2-4. How does God want us to act when bad things happen to us?
  5. Do you think you would have given up if you were in Jordan’s shoes? Why do you think he didn’t give up?
  6. Describe how a sore loser acts. What did Jordan do to prove he wasn’t a sore loser?
  7. Read Philippians 4:12-13. How can we have the strength to act like Jordan did when bad things happen?
  8. Write a personal action step based on this conversation.