BIG Prayer Questions

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Here’s a rather intriguing set of questions we covered a few years back but will be reviewing this week because they’re so really very incredibly important:

I struggle with the whole concept of prayer.
My questions are: Who? What? Where? When? Why? How?

More specifically:

God’s First Question

The Bible is packed with intriguing questions, many of them from God himself.

What was God’s first question? It came right after Satan’s first question (discussed here yesterday) and man’s first sin. Adam and Eve ate the forbidden fruit, realized they were naked and then tried to hide from God.

What did God do in response? He asked a simple question:

Where are you?

Satan’s First Question

“Did God reeeeeally say …?” (Genesis 3:1)

Adam and Eve were hanging out in the Garden of Eden. All was good.

But then Satan entered the picture and whispered that little question into Eve’s ear. It’s one he’s been whispering to us ever since.

Are You Asleep?

It’s BIG QUESTIONS WEEK here on GUWG, where all week long we’re looking at thought-provoking ?s from the Bible.

It was Jesus’ final night before the cross. After the Last Supper, he took Peter, James and John to an olive grove to do some heavy praying. Here’s what Jesus told them:

Do You Believe?

It’s BIG QUESTIONS WEEK here on GUWG where all week long we’ve been looking at deep, thought-provoking ?s posed in the Bible.

One day, two blind men came to Jesus. They wanted to see. He asked them a simple question that cut right to the heart of the matter:

Do you believe I can make you see?

Their response?

Yes, Lord, we do.

Why Are You So Afraid?

It’s BIG QUESTIONS WEEK here on GUWG, where all week long we’re looking at deep, thought-provoking ?s from the Bible.

Jesus and the disciples were hanging out in a boat one night. A violent storm suddenly broke out. Waves started pounding the boat and it was nearly swamped.

The disciples were freaking. Jesus was sleeping.

So they woke him up. “Don’t you care if we drown?” they asked him.

A Thousand Questions

It’s BIG QUESTIONS WEEK here on GUWG, where all week long we’re looking at deeeeep, thought-provoking ?s posed by the Bible.

Today’s questions are from the Psalms …

Why, O Lord, do you stand far off? Why do you hide yourself in times of trouble? (Psalm 10:1)

Ever have questions like these? Watch this gut-wrenching, soul-stirring video from Willow Creek Ministries and listen closely for God’s answer.