Tough Talks Week 2

Title: On the Spot

Scopophobia: the fear of being stared at or being the center of attention.

It can be a “tough talk” when we get put on the spot regarding a sensitive issue or controversial subject. The happened to Jesus on different occasions but he had a way of handling these situations that we can learn from.

Main passage: John 8:1-11

1. Slow to engage
John 8:6, James 1:19

2. Don’t avoid tough talks
John 8:7a

3. Change perspectives
John 8:7b

4. Mercy over judgement
John 8:10-11a, James 2:13

5. Share truth in love
John 8:11b, Eph 4:15