Did you hear about ______? We should pray for them.

Dumb Things Christians Say pt. 3

Did you hear about ______? We should pray for them.

sunday, May 12th, 2019

  1. Kids say a lot of dumb things, to their moms and just in general. Talk about some of the dumbest things your kids have said, or that you said as a kid.
  2. Have you ever heard (or said) the phrase: “Did you hear about _______? We should pray for them”? Talk about when and how you’ve heard that phrase used.
  3. Adam talked about how Jesus stood with people, instead of talking about them. How can you stand with people when they’re hurting and move away from simply talking about them?
  4. How have you seen gossip keep people at a distance in your life? Why do you think gossip is hurtful and not helpful?
  5. What are some ways you can make sure your words are being helpful and not hurtful?
  6. Why is the phrase “I’m here. Can I pray for you?” more helpful than our original Dumb Christian phrase? How can you begin using this phrase in your everyday life to bring people closer to Jesus?