2 Cor. 6:14-18; John 17:15; Deut. 22:10; 1 Tim. 5:22; Matt. 11:29-30

OPEN IT 1. Describe a time when you were mismatched with someone and really had a hard time with it. (ex.: a bad date, lousy game partner, bad business venture, etc.) Explore It 2. Name some “yokes” various religions place on their people that are particularly hard to bear: 3. What makes Jesus’ yoke easy to live with? 4. Name some relationships you think would constitute “being yoked together” and would therefore need to be guarded closely: APPLY IT 5. What can you do to minimize, if not eliminate, being tied too much to the wrong people?