Questions for Teaching on Bitterness

  1. What is the quote that is an “Old Irish Proverb” for this teaching? ______________________________________           _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________
  2. Hebrews 12:15 says: __________________________________________________________________________________________      ___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
  3. Give three of the nine words that the dictionary defines as the type of bitterness this teaching refers to as:

          _____________________________           ____________________________        ____________________________

  1. In the book of Ruth, Naomi wanted her name change from Naomi which means: _______________________

            __________________________________ to Mara, which means; __________________________________________.

  1. In 2 Samuel 6:16 describes Michal when she turned bitter towards David with the words: ________________


  1. Of the two woman in these two examples given in this teaching, which story ended properly resolving the

          issue of bitterness her life? ______________________________ and which ended in failure?  


  1. How does 2 Samuel 6:23 describe how Michel’s life ended? “Michal the daughter of Saul

         ____________________________________________________________________to the day of her death.”  

  1. In Exodus 15:25 where did the ultimate resolve concerning bitterness come from? It came from


  1. Who helped Naomi overcome her bitterness? _________________________________________________
  2. What does a “root of bitterness” growing in your heart ultimately produce? ___________________________


  1. Bitterness can be a false remedy to: _________________________________________________________
  2. Bitterness can kill, but it can be overcome.What are the first two steps this teaching recommends?                                      ___________________________________________________________________________