1Carecell lesson for May 13, 2006kim&zarahlim
TRIBUTE TO WOMEN
1.To realize the importance of women.2.To learn how Jesus regarded women.
To know how God wants us to act towards women (
and as women (
To the teacher: Discuss these questions among the group. Let the members give their thoughts on these issues. After discussing, use the Bible verses to state what the Bible says about these issues.
for the guys)
Do you treatbeautiful women differentlyfrom older women?
1 Samuel 16:7It is important to treat everyone with respect, no matter what a person’sappearance may be.RESPECT(
for the guys)
Do the waywomen dress commandrespect? Explain.A godly woman should know that she should never dress provocatively so as notto incite lustful desires among men.
1 Timothy 2:9-10
1 Peter 3:3-4Remember: Real beauty lies within.EQUALITY OFMEN &WOMENAre men and women equal
in the family? In yourfamily?
At work?Do you believe that some jobs are exclusively for men?For women?In our society, there is still what we call the battle of the sexes. Though not asprevalent as before, being a woman in today’s society can be tough. Especiallywith the Philippines being a patriarchal society, employers tend to be biased –they want to hire men, mostly because of the physical strength that they canoffer, not to mention that men are not bothered by household problems as muchwomen does. The culture back in Jesus’ times did not put women in the highest priority.Instead, they were expected to stay behind the sidelines and serve their family. Itis interesting to note though, that Jesus treated them as equals of men during His stay here on earth. Here aresome examples:1. Women were a part of His ministry – they worked side by side with Jesus andHis disciples in spreading the Good News. They even supported Jesus’ ministryby helping out financially.