This can be a short story or comment, or a longer story with more conversation. If you are just starting out, don't press the conversation if it feels awkward. Let the conversation come to you as you move through the questions!
The Parable of the Talents
What do you think Jesus was trying to teach the crowd through The Story of The Talents?
Find a phrase you can say to remind yourself of the way God sees you. Write that phrase down:
My God loves me, so I can love me.
I'm a loved son/daughter of God.
God defines me. People don't.
I'm an accepted child of God.
God says I have what it takes.