Watch the video above and talk about it with a friend or mentor.

Often people transitioning from Mormonism need to learn to be less judgmental and more gracious toward other people’s failings.

Key Points:

  • Reactions We Hope to Avoid
  • How to Overcome a Judgmental Attitude
  • The Motive for Being More Compassionate
  • When to Talk About Someone’s Sin

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Talk About It
  1. Watch the video together or invite someone to summarize the topic.
  2. What is your initial reaction to this video? Do you disagree with any of it? What jumped out at you?
  3. If you were LDS, what kinds of responses did you see when people fell into sin?
  4. Read Ephesians 4:32. Why should we respond to others’ failings with kindness and compassion instead of judgment?
  5. Read Romans 15:7. How does Jesus accept (receive) us? How should we, then, accept others who sin?
  6. When you’re feeling judgmental, what are some ways to change your attitude?
  7. Read Galatians 6:1-2. What are some ways our response can be helpful for people who have fallen into sin?
  8. When might it be appropriate to talk to people about the sins of others?
  9. Write a personal action step based on this conversation.

This is part of the Relationships After Mormonism series.