Practically Speaking

Hoodwinked Discussion {Week 4}

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Today we are discussing chapters 10-12 of Hoodwinked: Ten Myths Moms Believe and Why We All Need to Knock It Off. You may answer as many—or as few—questions as you wish.

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Ok…..let the discussion begin! Be sure to put the question number in front of your answer.

Questions for Chapter 10

  • What did you take away from the story of David rejecting Saul’s armor?
  • When you find yourself parenting out of comparison, how do you stop?
  • “We can’t judge the results or declare a final verdict too soon.” Have you ever experienced a difficult season with your children— one where you didn’t have much hope—but later, you saw the fruit?

Questions for Chapter 11

  • Have you experienced a time where you thought your child’s bad choice made you a bad mom?
  • How can we learn from the stories of Job and Eli? Feel free to touch on something Karen mentioned, or maybe your own insights from these Biblical characters.
  • How have your kids seen prayer answered in your life and in your family? How has this grown their faith?

Questions for Chapter 12

  • Ruth shares her life verse in this chapter, John 3:30. What is your life verse?
  • As you look back on the stories, quotes and biblical examples highlighted in Hoodwinked, which changed your thinking the most?
  • Within our book club here, which mom encouraged you with something she shared?