Genesis 22:1-19

Genesis(16) (Part of the Abraham: Confidently Looking Forward(17) series)
by Glen Osborn(80) on October 9, 2022 (Worship Service(83))

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Small Group Questions ​​​​ 10/9/22

Faith Severely Tested  ​​​​ Genesis​​ 22:1-19

 

  • Read Genesis 22:1-19

 

  • How did God test Abraham and how did Abraham respond to God’s test?

 

  • What was the purpose of the test? ​​ (v.12)

 

  • Read Psalm 66:10; 1 Peter 1:6-7; James 1:3 – discuss the purpose of testing?

 

  • What similarities are there between Isaac and Jesus? ​​ In what ways is Jesus’ sacrifice different from that of Isaac?

 

  • Has God ever asked you to sacrifice someone or something you love? ​​ What happened? ​​ How were you blessed by this experience?

 

  • Are you ever afraid that God might ask too much of you? ​​ What would be too much? ​​ How can you remind yourself of God’s care for you?

 

  • What was Isaac’s response to Abraham’s test? ​​ From Romans 12:1, how should we be like Isaac?

 

  • Pray

    • Thank God for giving His Son to die for our sins.

    • Ask God to help you give your life as a living sacrifice.

    • Thank God that when He tests, He provides.

    • Share with Him your fears and concerns and rest in His goodness.

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