Peace Maker


Category: Outreach Ministries
Skill Level:  1
Original Honor:  2009
Adventsource Honors Handbook PDF
Adventsource Catalog: #006068 Patch Order (must have approved order login) (link from adventsource) Article/Answer Key
Originating Institution:  North American Division



1. Define conflict and discuss the difference between good and bad conflict.

2. Identify the 4 causes of conflict as described in the Bible. Read the following passages for assistance:

a. Acts 15:22-20
b. 1 Corinthians 12:12-31
c. Genesis 13:1-12
d. James 4:1-3

3. Identify each segment of the slippery slope of addressing conflict, and discuss examples of each type from the Bible and your own experiences.

a. Escape – Denial

• Blame Game
• Run Away

b. Attack

• Fight
• Gossip
• Put Downs

c. Conciliation

• Over look
• Talk it out
• Negotiate

4. Reverse role-play a conflict from your own life and identify where you are on the “slippery slope” and what possible conciliation options you might try.