15 Jun Do Not Covet – Exodus 20:17

  Click here for a printable copy of the leader guide.   I. What is coveting? (Exod. 20:17; Prov. 6:6-8)  Two reasons it’s hard not to covet: ADVERTISING Culture connects SELF-WORTH to our possessions.   II. Why is it so wrong to covet? A. Coveting destroys CONTENTMENT. (Eccl. 5:10) B. Coveting ruins RELATIONSHIPS. (James...

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08 Jun Do Not Lie – Exodus 20:16

  Click here for a printable copy of the leader guide.   I. Truth is Important (Ex. 20:16; Deut. 19:20; Prov. 6:16-19; Rev. 21:8; Eph. 4:15) A. Lying ALIENATES us from God. (Rom. 3:4; John 14:6; 16:13; 17:17; 8:44; Matt. 12:33) B. Lying UNDERMINES relationships. (Eph. 4:25) C. Lying injures OURSELVES. D....

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01 Jun Do Not Steal – Exodus 20:15

  Click here for a printable copy of the leader guide.   Introduction (Exod. 20:15; Luke 16:10)  I. The PRIVILEGE of personal ownership (Ps. 24:1; Job 41:11; Titus 2:9-10) A. Hard WORK B. Wise INVESTMENTS (Matt. 25:27) C. RECEIVING GIFTS (Deut. 6:10-12; Luke 12:48)    II. The PROHIBITIONS of the commandment A. ORDINARY theft and...

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