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1

De ne the psychological strengths domain.

The capacity of your life that enables you to exercise your will in deciding upon courses of action.

2

What is the purpose of studying our psychological strengths?

to have a clearer understanding of how we are uniquely made

3

Our psychological strengths often impact the way we ________ the other four strengths domains in our lives.

exercise

4

Up until _________ we make our “decisions” based upon our outlook as a child.

puberty

5

After this time in our lives, we become adults. The ________ of our adulthood is dependent upon the decisions we make.

maturity

6

At the start of our adulthood we begin to experience our own _____.

Ego

7

What are the three possible psychological perspectives humans can experience?

Self-centered (driven by ego), Loss of innocence (driven by fear of being hurt), God-centered (submitting to God’s authority).

8

The devil uses our ________ in order to tempt our _____ ______ to believe that we are our own ________.

ego,sinful nature, authority

9

The devil uses the same three tactics he used in tempting Jesus. These three tactics are:

mocking, appeal to pride, flattery

10

When we follow the devil’s temptation, we are basing the value of our lives on the vertical model of

competition/comparison

11

The two primary measures in this model are:

performance and appearance

12

What phrase describes the feelings of success (going up on the model) and failure (going down on the model)?

Manic depression

13

Our curriculum states the culture of our modern society often follows this model by _______ certain preferences over others.

valuing

14

Our curriculum identi es that the consequence of pursuing this model, often results in someone trying to be

something they’re not

15

The curriculum concludes that this pursuit leads to ________and _________

frustration,self-doubt

16

The Biblical model we are called to when rst experiencing the power of our ____ is to

Ego, submit to God’s authority

17

When following the Biblical Model, what is the way to “renew our mind”?

To stop following the patterns of the world (self- centeredness & competition)

18

What will we be able to do when we “renew our mind”?

Test and approve God’s good, pleasing, perfect will_

19

What was the illustration given in class to describe how to receive and lter information when following the Biblical model?

To lter the information we have coming into us through the Word of God

20

When we do this, what we are able to recognize and resist?

The schemes of the devil

21

When we follow this Biblical model, we are illustrating the horizontal model of _________

co-operation

22

When following this model, what are the two reasons we have con dence in ourselves?

God’s love for us and His unique gifts He’s given us

23

When following this model, what are the two reasons we remain humble?

Our inherent sinful nature / Christ died for us _

24

What will illustrate which of the above paths we have chosen? ___ ______

Our actions

25

___________: Knowing what is the correct / moral action to take and choosing not to follow it.

Disobedient

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__________: Promoting others to choose actions that are immoral / incorrect.

Obstinate

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______: Higher nature in human beings that enables them to reason critically and make moral judgments.

Will

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___________: The science of the mind or of mental states and processes.

Psychology

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__________: A continuous, systematic series of actions taking place in a de nite manner directed to some end.

Process

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_________: The act of or need for making up one’s mind.

Decision