Who is the most famous person you have ever met? How did you interact with that person?

 The Bible

Do nothing out of selfish ambition or vain conceit, but in humility consider others better than yourselves.
– Philippians 2:4

In your own words, describe what a selfish person is like.

What does it mean to “consider others better than yourself?”

Who in your life is it most difficult to treat like someone better than you?

Why is it easy for us to treat friends with value and difficult to treat family that way?

What are some specific things you can do this week to value others above yourself?  Specifically, how can you apply this idea to someone that lives in your home?


My command is this: Love each other as I have loved you.  РJohn 15:12

Why don’t many Christians take this command seriously?

Why is this such an important command?

What does it mean to love in the way that Jesus loved?


How can we make sure our youth group is a place where Jesus’ kind of love is lived out?

What will we do differently if we are considering other’s needs?

Why is this so important?