Tag archive: knowledge

Looking For Answers

Looking For Answers

Yesterday I borrowed a pencil sharpener from a colleague. This wasn’t just any ordinary sharpener but a battery powered one. You just inserted the pencil into the hole at the top and the blade automatically went around, sharpening the pencil. It was so easy to use and so quick to sharpen the bucket full of…

I Know Already

I Know Already

I was recently running some training for some 13 and 14 year old leaders. They are involved in our children’s ministry on a Sunday morning but it was felt they needed a little extra guidance in how to deal with our preschool children. We were all gathering together before the training started and I got…

I’ve Got It All In Hand

I've Got It All In Hand

People often need to be able to explain a tragedy 1 Corinthians 15:23-34 Reference: “For he “has put everything under his feet.” Now when it says that “everything” has been put under him, it is clear that this does not include God himself, who put everything under Christ.” ‭‭1 Corinthians‬ ‭15:27‬ ‭NIV‬‬ Explore: Tragic things…

Dunning-Kruger Effect

Dunning-Kruger Effect

People who hold this illusionary superiority are very hard to teach 1 Corinthians 2:1-5 Reference: “For I resolved to know nothing while I was with you except Jesus Christ and him crucified.” ‭‭1 Corinthians‬ ‭2:2‬ ‭NIV‬‬ Explore: Have you ever heard of the Dunning-Kruger effect? It’s where someone of low competence believes they know more…

The Best Remedy

The Best Remedy

I realised it was for my own good John 16:1-15 Reference: “But very truly I tell you, it is for your good that I am going away. Unless I go away, the Advocate will not come to you; but if I go, I will send him to you.” John‬ ‭16:7‬ ‭NIV‬‬ Explore: I really don’t…

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