Read Proverbs 8:1-6
Share an observation about wisdom from this passage. How would you define wisdom? How does it differ or relate to knowledge? What are some of the benefits of God-given wisdom?
- Proverbs 2:6-9
- Proverbs 2:12
- Proverbs 2:16
- Proverbs 3:1-2
- Proverbs 3:7-8
- Proverbs 4:6
- Proverbs 4:10-11
- Proverbs 8:15
- Proverbs 8:35
- Proverbs 9:11-12
You may want to divide the verses and read them out loud… Which area are you finding that you need the most wisdom in at the present?
PAUSE now, share honestly and take some time to PRAY as a group for that situation or general issue.
Who is a candidate to grow in wisdom?
What do you find as the major blockages or hindrances to you hearing God’s wisdom and applying those insights to you life? How do you think one gains or grows in wisdom?H.A.L.P. for Living…
- Humility. Is this an area you find natural and easy or is this area a challenge for you? How can we develop and display greater God-reliance (humility) in our everyday lives?
- Asking for it. What stops us from consistently asking God for supernatural wisdom in times of need or difficulty? How can we assure that we are more deliberate about inquiring of God for wisdom from day to day?
- Listening intently. Describe a time when you sensed heaven-sent wisdom for a situation or issue? How did you respond? What type of environment do you think suits you best to hear the voice of wisdom?
- Putting it into practice. Share a specific problem or conflict that you are making a decision to display greater wisdom in dealing with this week.