• In your own words, what does “patience” mean practically?
  • Why do you think complaining is so acceptable in most circles? What are ways to change that in our lives?
  • Share a situation where you needed patience recently. What did you learn from the experience?
  • Share a Bible story not mentioned in this week’s lesson that involved patience. What can you learn from the story about patience?
  • What is your reaction to this section of this week’s inSight: “Often when we pray for the graces of the Spirit, God works to answer our prayers by placing us in circumstances to develop these fruits; but we do not understand His purpose, and wonder, and are dismayed”?
  • Is the psalmic phrase “wait on the Lord” the same thing as having patience? Why or why not? Use Bible verses to further explain your thoughts.
  • What are different ways you need to express patience in the coming week? How can that be accomplished?