Truth

John 14:6, 17:17; Eph. 6:14; 1 Tim. 2:3-4


OPEN UP

Pilate asked “What is truth?” Discuss why there is so much confusion on the matter: (consider philosophies, religions, education, various opinions and influences)

DIG IN

1. Discuss these various answers to Pilate’s question: (John 14:6; John 17:17; John 1:14; 1 John 5:6) 2. If there is a truth, how can it be learned? (Deut. 29:29; Rom. 1:17-29; Heb. 1:1-2; 1 Pet. 1:20-21) 3. What difference does it make in our lives? Consider these verses one at a time: (John 8:32; 1 John 1:6; John 4:23-24; John 3:19-21; Rom. 2:2; 2 Thess. 2:12) 4. Why is it so hard for some to accept? (Rom. 1:25; John 8:42-47; Col. 2:8)

APPLY IT

Think of some practical applications for living in the truth and put them into practice (discuss):