Memory Verse
Ephesians 5:22-23 But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, forbearance, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness and self-control.


Discussion Questions
  1. Set Up: Watch the video together or invite someone to set up the conversation
  2. Parents: When are you most tempted to lose self-control?
  3. Kids: Would you need to use self-control in these situations?
    • Someone has just taken your favorite toy from you.
    • Someone has just called you a mean name that hurt your feelings – now they are laughing at you.
    • You just received some discipline from mom or dad, and now your brother or sister is smiling.
  4. Kids:  The next time you’re in a tough situation, what are some things you can do to make keeping your self-control easier? Make a list.
  5. Takeaway: Write a personal action step based on this conversation.


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