Study Guide – Psalm 66:16-20

Psalm66-16-20

 

16 Come and listen, all you who fear God,
    and I will tell you what he did for me.
17 For I cried out to him for help,
    praising him as I spoke.
18 If I had not confessed the sin in my heart,
    the Lord would not have listened.
19 But God did listen!
    He paid attention to my prayer.
20 Praise God, who did not ignore my prayer
    or withdraw his unfailing love from me. NLT

 

Read verses 16-20 and “listen”.

 

Describe the details of the writer’s personal story of faith:

 

Why do you think the writer felt compelled to share about what God had done for him personally?

 

Describe what God has done in your life:

 

Of all the details of your personal story, which details could be relevant and encouraging for people that you know in your life?

 

::::: EQUIPPING CHALLENGE :::::

Be on the lookout in the next 24 hours for opportunities to share aspects of your personal story with others. As God prompts you, invite others to “listen” to what God has done in your life. 

 

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Ken Castor

Ken Castor is a husband, dad, pastor, writer and teacher. He serves as a professor at Crown College, Minnesota, where he equips students to pursue Jesus-Centered Faith and Next Generation Ministry. For 20+ years he's focused on equipping the next generations in places like the U.S., Canada, and Northern Ireland. He's the author of Grow Down (Simply Youth Ministry, 2014), Make a Difference (Broadstreet, 2016), the Blue-Letters Editor of the Jesus-Centered Bible (Group, 2015) and numerous other articles and Bible Study guides. But, whenever possible, he gets down on the floor and builds Lego with his kids. Connect with him @kencastor.

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