YOU ARE... DEPENDENT: Resource Guide
Memory Verser for YOU ARE...DEPENDENT:
Colossians 4:2 - Continue steadfastly in prayer, being watchful in it with thanksgiving.
Family Worship Resources for YOU ARE...DEPENDENT:
New City Catechism - Questions #38-41
The Ology - #68 God Talks to You and You Talk to God
Home Group Book Study for YOU ARE...DEPENDENT:
Concise Theology -Prayer, pg. 187-189
Home Group Discussion Questions for YOU ARE...DEPENDENT:
-How would you describe the prayer life of Christ in the New Testament? How does this connect with Luke 11:1-13?
-What is most striking to you about the content of the prayer Jesus teaches in 11:2-4? What parts do you think are most reflected in your own prayer life? What parts are least and why?
-What is the purpose of Jesus' parable in 11:5-10? What are the greatest hindrances to persistence in prayer in the Christian life? How have you fought to overcome these in your own life?
-Why is the Holy Spirit the answer to the prayer from our good heavenly Father in 11:13?
-Who has God placed around you at ITC that you can proactively pray this prayer with in the coming weeks and months?
Recommended Worship Songs for YOU ARE...DEPENDENT:
Our prayer life is the paramount expression of our privileged status in the Gospel. The hymn, I Need Thee Every Hour, encourages us to turn to God when our love for Him is fading, to make an earnest plea for Him to restore this love. And in the modern song,
I Surrender, by All Sons and Daughters, we pray, like Jesus did, “Not my will, but Yours be done.