Week of June 30, 2024

KE Group Questions
  1. Do you actively invest in meaningful friendships beyond superficial friendliness based on genuine affection and mutual support? (Proverbs 6:1-3, 17:18, 18:24)
  2. Are you surrounding yourself with friends who embody wisdom, loyalty, forgiveness, and generosity? (Proverbs 12:26, 13:20, 17:9, 17:17, 18:24, 19:6, 20:6, 22:11, 27:9, 27:14, 27:17
  3. Do you embody the qualities you seek in others and avoid negative behaviors in your friendships
  4. Are you holding on to any grudges or involved in unwise agreements that could harm your friendships? (Proverbs 17:9, 6:1-3, 17:18) 

Prayer Points
  1. Ask God to grant you patience and a deep understanding to manage your emotions wisely, especially in challenging situations. Proverbs 14:29
  2. Seek God's help cultivating gentle speech and calm responses to diffuse anger and promote peace. Proverbs 15:1
  3. Pray for discernment in your relationships, asking God to help you form connections that encourage wisdom and avoid those that provoke anger. Proverbs 22:24-25Pray for discernment and wisdom in choosing and nurturing friendships that align with biblical principles and bring glory to God.
  4. Pray for a heart of forgiveness and grace, both in our friendships and ourselves, that we may foster love and cover offenses.
  5. Pray for the strength to let go of grudges and unwise agreements that may harm our friendships and for the ability to seek reconciliation and restoration when conflicts arise.