Enlarge the Place of Your Tent

God asks Israel to step out in faith and prepare to receive more children into the family of God. This Orphan Sunday, we examine God’s call to care for the orphan and behold the beautiful promises of God for those who participate in this call.

God asks Israel to step out in faith and prepare to receive more children into the family of God. This Orphan Sunday, we examine God’s call to care for the orphan and behold the beautiful promises of God for those who participate in this call. 

Discussion Questions

  • What role does adoption play in the gospel? How are we adopted by God?
  • What did Israel fail to do in regards to the nations?
  • What act of faith was God calling Israel to?
  • Is God calling you to do something specific in faith, not knowing how it will work out? If yes, what fears do you have? What is holding you back?
  • How does God want to use you in reaching the nations?
  • What role is God leading you to play in serving the vulnerable?
  • What promise or source of strength of confidence does the Lord give to those who act in faith?