without using your bible, list the ten commandments. Now
look at Deuteronomy 5:6-22 and Exodus 20:1-17. Which ones did you forget? Which are easiest for you to keep? Which are hardest?
particular order, like most important to least important, or are they all
equally important to God? Why
do you think so?
Start 0:15:02 “Woody, I’m slipping.”
Stop 0:17:23 “Why would someone steal Woody?”
out the window into the family’s yard sale where Al spots him. When Andy’s mom refuses to sell Woody,
AL steals the cowboy doll. Buzz
and the gang witness the whole thing from Andy’s room window, but they’re too
late to help.
Why do people steal? Read
Ephesians 4:28 (28He who has been stealing must steal no longer,
but must work, doing something useful with his own hands, that he may have
something to share with those in need.) What reason for
stealing is implied in this verse?
What’s the connection between boredom and misbehavior?
circumstances under which you consider stealing to be acceptable? Talk
Read Luke 16:9.(9I
tell you, use worldly wealth to gain friends for yourselves, so that when it is
gone, you will be welcomed into eternal dwellings.) What does it mean?
There’s a bumper
sticker that reads: “He who dies with the most toys wins!” Describe how people’s lives are
affected by that attitude.
Look at Matthew
6:19-21. (19″Do not store up for yourselves treasures on
earth, where moth and rust destroy, and where thieves break in and steal. 20But
store up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where moth and rust do not
destroy, and where thieves do not break in and steal. 21For where
your treasure is, there your heart will be also.) How does this
passage cause you to reevaluate your perspective on owning things? How does a person “store up…treasures
What nonmaterial things
do people steal from each other?
Which hurts more-
loosing something material (like money, clothes, a CD) or something intangible
(like the things you listed in the previous question)? Explain the reasons for your choice.