Jesus joins two disappointed disciples on a long walk. Disappointment is the prerequisite to genuine discipleship, the death of all our false expectations of God.
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Disappointment with God is an essential part of walking with God, and can result in either denial, resentment, or acceptance.
Disappointment is the prerequisite for genuine discipleship because it is the death of all our false expectations of God.
Small Group Questions
What was most interesting or encouraging to you?
What was most challenging to you?
What are some of the expectations you have of God?
If I [blank], then I expect God to [blank].
Share a time God has really disappointed you? What did you learn from it?
Our action step was…
Tell God how he has disappointed you.
Ask God what those disappointments are trying to teach you.
Have you been able to do it? If not, how can the group help?