Discerning the Messages of the Media (November 12, 2023)
Pastor Andy Lambert   -  

Unit Theme: The Bible and Today’s Issues

November 12, 2023 (Lesson 11)



  1. Everyone Has an Opinion (1 Kings 12:1-7)
  2. Be Careful to Whom You Listen (1 Kings 12:8-11)
  3. Heeding Unwise Advise Has Consequences (1 Kings 12:12-19)



Central Truth:  In a world that is constantly shouting at us, we must be careful to heed God’s voice.

Focus:  Carefully consider and wisely evaluate the many voices that vie for our attention.

Evangelism Emphasis:  The world is watching the Christian response to media; it must always be wise and Christlike.


Golden Text:  “Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly in all wisdom” (Colossians 3:16).


Daily Devotions

  1. God’s Words in Your Mouth (Exodus 4:10-17)
  2. Trust in God’s Wisdom (Proverbs 3:1-8)
  3. W. Words of Wisdom (Proverbs 18:1-7)
  4. Renew Your Mind (Romans 12:1-3)
  5. Discern What Is Best (Philippians 1:9-11)
  6. Distinguish Good From Evil (Hebrews 5:11-14)