How is your life changing?

Read “When You Feel Overwhelmed”—Quiet Spaces, pages 106-108.

Recent Experiences - REFLECTION QUESTIONS

Reflection:

Recent Experiences

Name changes you have experienced in the past year. Who were your “go to” people when you needed support? Have you seen God’s hand in these changes? Why or why not?

Evaluating Change - CREATIVE EXPRESSION

Creative Expression:

Evaluating Change

Reflect on and write out one change you’ve experienced in the past year. Then write, “This change has been good/bad for me because . . . .” Think about your reaction to this change. Are you still reacting? How so? What resources are available to you?

God Works in All Things - PRAYER MOMENT

Prayer Moment:

God Works in All Things

Constant God, I know that I cannot avoid change. Help me to remember that you have promised that all things work together for good. Let me see the good in this change (reflect on one change you’ve experienced this year). Remind me that you are always with me.

Comparing Past and Present - DISCUSSION

Discussion:

Comparing Past and Present

When you were a child, what were your expectations for your adult life? In what ways has your life turned out differently than you expected?