Prayer of Thanks for Faith and Love (verses 15, 16)
Ephesians 1:15-16, 2 Thessalonians 1:3-4, Matthew 5:14-16, John 13:34-35, Romans 1:16-17, Hebrews 10:22-24
Prayer to Know God Better
Ephesians 1:17, John 17:3, Mark 10:21-22, Philippians 3:7-11 NLT
Prayer to Know Hope and Power
Ephesians 1:18-23, Hebrews 11:1-2, 1 Peter 1:3-4, 1 Peter 3:14-16, Ephesians 3:14-19 NLT
DISCUSSION QUESTIONS, THOUGHTS and THINGS TO PONDER
For your personal discipleship, discussion with family, your Life-Group, or your watch party
Ask yourself: Was there a particular point or passage of Scripture that challenged, confused, or caught your attention?
Review the main idea behind each of the points below.
* Prayer of Thanks for Faith and Love (verses 15, 16)
* Prayer to Know Jesus Christ
* Prayer to know Hope and Power
Who have you or are you noticing whose faith and love is evident? Pause now and give thanks for them.
Do you think your faith and love is evident to others?
Are you in an active relationship with Jesus Christ?
Who could you ask to pray for you that God would give you the Spirit of wisdom and revelation, so that you may know him better? List a few people you will pray for today.
In what area of your life do you need an infusion of God’s hope?
In what area of your life do you need to be more aware of God’s incomparably great power?
Stop and pray about these things that God has revealed to us.