Think of a time when you tried to do something nice for someone else and it ended up being insulting (or, at least, they didn’t appreciate it). How did you feel?
3 Now it came to pass at the end of days, that Cain brought of the fruit of the soil an offering to the Lord.
4 And Abel he too brought of the firstborn of his flocks and of their fattest, and the Lord turned to Abel and to his offering
5 But to Cain and to his offering He did not turn, and it annoyed Cain exceedingly, and his countenance fell.
ג וַיְהִ֖י מִקֵּ֣ץ יָמִ֑ים וַיָּבֵ֨א קַ֜יִן מִפְּרִ֧י הָֽאֲדָמָ֛ה מִנְחָ֖ה לַֽיהֹוָֽה:
ד וְהֶ֨בֶל הֵבִ֥יא גַם־ה֛וּא מִבְּכֹר֥וֹת צֹאנ֖וֹ וּמֵֽחֶלְבֵהֶ֑ן וַיִּ֣שַׁע יְהֹוָ֔ה אֶל־הֶ֖בֶל וְאֶל־מִנְחָתֽוֹ:
ה וְאֶל־קַ֥יִן וְאֶל־מִנְחָת֖וֹ לֹ֣א שָׁעָ֑ה וַיִּ֤חַר לְקַ֨יִן֙ מְאֹ֔ד וַיִּפְּל֖וּ פָּנָֽיו:
Ask for a few examples of students to share, based on their עבודה, what advice they would give קין as a friend in this situation.