Overcoming Bitterness

Ephesians 4:31-32 | Sermon Resources | 21 August 2022


Pastor Billy continues our Ephesians series coming this week to Ephesians 4:31-32 where we will consider Paul’s admonition to replace bitterness with forgiveness.

Discussion Questions

  1. In what way is bitterness like a poison we drink in the hope that someone else will die?
  2. In what ways do we feed bitterness in our hearts?
  3. Can someone simply decide to stop being bitter?  Why or why not?
  4. What is the unique gospel hope that Paul offers in this passage for driving bitterness away from our heart? 
  5. How can more fully step into that gospel hope?  What does that look like?
  6. What might change in your life and in your relationships if you were set free from bitterness?
  7. What is one thing you will do as a result of studying this passage?

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