• Have you had a time in your life that your perception was way off the reality? Or where you changed your perception significantly on something? What led to the change?
  • What are some practical steps you can take when you are tempted – when something looks good that you know is bad? What verses can you call to mind to line your sight up with God’s?
  • List some verses that signify how good God is – these can serve as a reflection on what is truly good.
  • Read 2 Samuel 11:1-27 in preparation for Sunday’s sermon. Did you notice anything from the story that you hadn’t noticed before? What sticks out to you? How do you think David’s (a man after God’s own heart) perception could be so wrong?