How to Grow in Discernment

September 10, 2017

1 Timothy 4:1-10 

How do Christian leaders grow in discernment?  In 1 Timothy 4:1-10, Paul warns us of the traps that lead our hearts and affections astray. He encourages us as believers to train ourselves in holiness by immersing ourselves in the Word of God, remembering that we belong to Jesus.

Sermon Outline: Immerse yourself in the Word of God.

The trap

  1. Diabolical
  2. Hypocritical
  3. Moral

The training

  1. Word
  2. Holiness

K group questions:

  1. What’s the connection between growing as a leader and immersing oneself in the Word of God?
  2. In what ways can your K group pray for you to immerse yourself in the Word of God?