1. Nepal Project Report Back

2.  James 3:1-12

Life Group Discussion Questions

 

  1. Why do you think teachers are singled out in v.1, and what does “judge more strictly” mean?

 

  1. What is your worst experience of misusing your tongue? What was the result?

 

  1. Why are the illustrations of a bit, a rudder and a spark so fitting when talking about the tongue?

 

  1. If v.8 is true why should we even bother to try taming our tongue?

 

  1. How do you respond to the challenge in v.9-10?

 

  1. Is there ever an appropriate time for strong or harsh words to be spoken?

 

  1. What did Jesus mean in Matthew 15:10?

 

  1. Some people talking of telling a “white lie”. What does that mean and is it acceptable?