Like Glue, Session 6 (Stick With Acceptance): Additional Questions

The Point: Strong relationships are not hindered by differences of opinion. Opening Question What do you like best about arguments and disagreements? When have you had to admit you were wrong? Complete this statement: Strong differences of opinion can lead to strong… Do you think a perfect world would be where people are all alike […]

Like Glue, Session 5 (Stick With Humility): Additional Questions

The Point: Humbly place the needs of others before your own. Opening Question When have you felt awkward as another family’s dinner guest? What images come to mind when you hear the word “submission”? How has the world’s attitude toward submission changed in your lifetime? Why do many consider submission a dirty word? What is […]

Awake, Session 2 (Return to Your First Love): 7 Ways to Stick With Your Daily Bible Reading

Ken Braddy offers some great tips for reading the Bible on a daily basis. 7 Ways to Stick With Your Daily Bible Reading

Like Glue, Session 4 (Stick With Service): Additional Questions

The Point: Seize the opportunity to serve.   Opening Question Have you ever gotten really excited to buy something, and then never used it? When have you had a great experience with customer service? How is service the superglue of relationships? When’s the last time you received stellar service? What responsibilities in your life most […]

Like Glue, Session 3 (Stick With Forgiveness): Additional Questions

The Point: Relationships grow deeper with forgiveness Opening Question What’s the hardest test you’ve ever taken? What would you say are the #1 killers and keepers of intimacy in relationships? When is forgiveness easy and not so easy? What was the best customer service experience you’ve had when a business had to tell you “we’re […]

Like Glue, Session 2 (Stick With Encouragement): New Way Mother’s Day

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Make this Mother’s Day A NEW BEGINNING with your daughter-in-law by DEB DEARMOND Did you know more phone calls are made on Mother’s Day than any other day of the year? These holiday chats with Mom often cause phone traffic to spike by as much as 37 percent. But in some homes, the phone is […]

Like Glue, Session 2 (Stick with Encouragement): Live It Out Option for Parents

Children are individually unique. Consider the differences in your children. (If you only have one child, consider the differences between yourself and your siblings or friends.) God created each person with different characteristics and interests. Christians have differing talents and spiritual gifts. How do you encourage your children to use their uniqueness to serve the […]

Like Glue, Session 2 (Stick With Encouragement): Healing Love

by STEPHANIE SUMMERS Let me tell you about my beautiful, wonderful grandson. Joseph Gage (we call him Gage) came into our world on a mild January day. There he was, my Floridian grandson, joining ranks with my two older grandchildren who lived in Illinois. My first week with the little guy was spent helping out […]

Like Glue, Session 2 (Stick With Encouragement): Additional Questions

The Point: Encouragement strengthens relationships.   Opening Question What’s the longest you’ve ever gone without sleep? What happens when you don’t get enough sleep? Name the top five things you think humans absolutely must have to survive and thrive. If you were stranded on a desert island, what, besides food and water, would you need […]

Like Glue, Session 2 (Stick With Encouragement): Just One Kind Word

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By: Threads staff If you know me, you know I am full of very strange stories, all of which are completely true. Yesterday, I added another tale to my ever-growing list. In addition to helping plant a new campus of my church, I teach a Bible study group for 10th grade guys. They keep me […]