May 3: Abraham in Canaan
How are you holding up? Did something good happen this week? Something hard?
What did you find most interesting about the sermon this week? The most helpful, eye-opening, or troubling?
What is the hardest time you’ve ever had waiting for something?
Into the Bible
Read Exodus 24:12-18 and 32:1-6
What was Moses’s mission during this episode? What was the mission of the Israelite people?
Why did the Israelites ask Aaron to build them the Golden Calf? What was their weakness in this story?
Who were the Israelites worshiping during this episode, according to 32:5? What was wrong with their worship?
What should the Israelites have done instead? Why is that so hard?
What are you waiting for God to do?
What does it look like to wait faithfully for God in your context? What would unfaithfulness look like?
How can we encourage each other to wait faithfully like Abraham?