Relationship

Of Love and Leadership: Waldorf Principle

Further Study

  • Philippians 2:1-11 Imitating Jesus
  • Philippians 2:19-30 Learning from Timothy and Epaphroditus
  1. From the lesson what could be your hindrance(s) from giving selfless, sacrificial, extravagant love to others?
  2. From these two passages in Philippians, what can we learn from Jesus, Timothy, and Epaphroditus? Write down the words or phrases that showed their selfless, sacrificial, extravagant care for others.
  3. What are one or two decisions you will make this week to offer this type of care and concern? Be specific.

進一步研究

  • 腓立比书 2:1-11 效法耶稣
  • 腓立比书 2:19-30 向提摩太和以巴弗提图学习
  1. 什么障碍阻止你对他人付出无私的、牺牲的、奢侈的爱?
  2. 从《腓立比书》中的这两段经文中,我们可以从耶稣、提摩太和以巴弗提图身上学到什么?写下他们对他人无私、牺牲、奢侈的关怀的词句。
  3. 在这星期里,做出一或两个你可以给予这样的关怀和关心的决定?要具体一点。
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Of Love and Relationship: Small Change

FURTHER STUDY AND REFLECTION QUESTIONS

ATTITUDE OF WILLINGNESS: MARK 馬 可 福 音 1:40-42
• Where was Jesus coming from and what kind of day had he had already?
• The Leper, what kind of person was he? How did people feel about him?
• What do you see in Jesus’ attitude of helping the leper, the unclean man?
• Are there people you are not willing to help or find it hard to serve? Why?

PREPAREDNESS IN ALL SITUATIONS: EPHESIANS 以 弗 所 書 6:15
• What does readiness mean to you?
• Currently, what things keep you the busiest in your life?
• Do you feel prepared to serve? Why or why not?
• How can you learn to be ready to serve in big or small ways?

REPLENISH YOUR HEARTS- SELF-CARE: MARK 馬 可 福 音 12:31
• Let God refresh you daily – Mark 馬 可 福 音 1:21-39.
• What did Jesus do to refresh his heart?
• Let others into your life – Proverbs 箴 言 17:17
• Who are the people in your life that you rely on to refresh you?
• Who are you refreshing in your life?
• Do something fun for yourself every week – Mark 馬 可 福 音 6:30-31
• What is some personal fun thing you can do to refresh yourself to have self-care?

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Of Love and Leadership: Velvet Brick

Of Love and Leadership: Velvet Brick. Lesson on how to be tough and tender in our relationships, communication, and leadership.

爱和领导力的。天鹅绒砖。关于如何在我们的人际关系、沟通和领导力中做到刚柔并济的课程。(自动翻译)

Further Questions and Verses for Digging Deeper into this topic:
Velvet Brick: Group Bible Study
Which personalities are you more like? You can have more than one personality type. Explain your choice.
• Bulldozer
• Doormat
• Invisible man
• Thorn bushes
• Mr. Make everyone happy

In each of these 5 situations, which category are you more like, explain your answer?
• In relationships: Principled / Warm
• In conflicts: Forthright/ Kind and merciful
• In setting directions: Clear rational/ Compassion and patience
• In teaching others: Practical/ Patient
• In priorities: Disciplined/ Flexible

Digging Deeper Into The Word
Read Colossians 4:5-6; 1 Thessalonians 5:12-16; and Ephesians 4:25-32
• In each of these verses, identify which part is velvet and which part is brick.
• For each of these verses, how can you make it practical for yourself?
• As you devise these practical steps for yourself, what could be some obstacles, fears, and tension that arises for you?
• How can you overcome these obstacles?