Matthew 1:18-25

Matthew(9) (Part of the The Wonder of Christmas(5) series)
by Glen Osborn(80) on December 4, 2022 (Worship Service(83))


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Small Group Questions  ​​​​ December​​ 4, 2022

The Wonder of His HopeMatthew 1:18-25



  • Think about some times and experiences where you feel a lack of hope. ​​ Share them with the group.


  • Read Matthew 1:18-25. ​​ What was going on in​​ Joseph’s mind? ​​ What was he planning to do?


  • What did the angel tell Joseph? ​​ How did Joseph respond?


  • Why did Joseph find hope in his despair? ​​ Did life become easy for him? ​​ 


  • How do we find hope in difficult times? ​​ Read Hebrews 10:23


  • During the​​ Christmas season, many struggle with hope due to losses they have experienced.  ​​​​ How can you encourage them? ​​ Where do you find your hope?


  • Read Romans 5:1-5. ​​ What does this say about hope? ​​ How does it say we can have hope?


  • Pray

  • Thank God for the hope He has provided in sending His Son Jesus to bring us eternal life.

  • Ask God to help you to not be afraid, and to believe that He will get you through whatever is ahead.

  • Pray for those who are struggling with hope during this Christmas season.

  • Ask God to fill​​ you with hope so that you can share it with others.

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