LIFE Skill: Self-Control
Open your Bibles to 2 Timothy chapter 1 and read verse 7 together.
God has given us His Helper, the Holy Spirit, helping us to be like He is – without fear, powerful, love and a sound mind (or self-control).
Discuss the following questions together as a family.
- How would you describe self-control as Paul is talking about here in 2 Timothy 1:7?
- Why is it important to have self-control?
- As a Christian, how does having the Holy Spirit help us to have self-control?
Practical: Find one more verse or passage in the Bible that shows Jesus displaying self-control.