Lesson 11

Lesson Eleven

The Internal War

Text: Galatians 5:16-26

Before attending the class, read the text and think about/answer the questions.

  1. What two forces are at war within a Christian? Identify those two forces.

  2. Discuss the nature of "the deeds of the flesh."

  3. What warning did Paul give those Christians about Christians "who practice such things?"

  4. Discuss the contrast between the nature of the fruit of the Spirit and the nature of the deeds of the flesh.

  5. What will those who belong to Jesus Christ do?

  6. Those who let God's Spirit guide them should do what?

  7. What lifestyle(s) are not consistent with the Spirit's leadership?

  8. Personal thought/reflection question: this year, how can I encourage godly influences in my life as I discourage ungodly influences in my life?

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