Confirmation Day 7: Mission Work: Go Ye Therefore and Teach All Nations (L5)


Lesson 5: Personal Psalms to God

Objective: Write a personal letter to God

Learning Outcome: Write a letter to God expressing my joys, sorrows and worries and ask God for His help.

Confirmation Exercise Questions

None

Reference Material

Booklet Song:

Commit whatever grieves thee / To God’s almighty hands, / To Him who never leaves thee, / Who heav’n and earth commands, / Who points the clouds their courses, / Whom winds and waves obey; / He will direct my footsteps / And show to thee the way. (SHZ 376 v.1)

Bible Text:

The effectual fervent prayer of a righteous man availeth much (James 5:16)

Additional Reference Material

Scripture

Matt. 6:5-13; James 5: 16-18

Curriculum

Lesson 9.11

Additional Lesson Points

  • We can approach God with any, and all matters, both temporal and spiritual
  • God has promised to hear our prayers
  • Writing our thoughts often helps us to clarify our thoughts – it is difficult to articulate that which is unclear in our thoughts

 

Resources

Student will express their personal thoughts

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  Christian Doctrine
  Student Booklet

Day 1: Welcome!
Day 2: God, the Triune God
Day 3: Jesus, the Son of God
Day 4: The Holy Spirit, The Spirit of God
Day 5: I Need the Word of Grace Each Day
Day 6: Caring for Faith Within the Congretion
Day 7: Mission Work: Go Ye Therefore and Teach All Nations
Day 8: Wrap-up
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