Prompts for ‘Messages from angels’

Select two or three of these prompts from “Messages from Angels” to consider together, in a group.

  • Joseph heard from God in a dream. What is God saying to you today?
  • Mary trusted God and quietly accepted what God wanted for her. How can you trust God more?

Prompts to help players pray

  • The angel told Mary many things about what her son would be like. Which do you like most?
  • What is it about God that might make you take in a quick breath or be shocked? Whisper with him.
  • Nothing is impossible for God. What “impossible” thing do you want God's help with?
  • If you could time travel to one of the scenes in this story, which would you want to see?

Prompts to help players ponder the great things of God

  • Usually in the Bible an angel first says to someone, “Don't be afraid!” Why might people fear God's messenger?
  • Angels are messengers from God. Why would God want to give a message to someone on earth?
  • What's important about Jesus' name, Immanuel, meaning “God is with us”?

Prompts to help players explore the Bible story

  • Imagine you are seeing this story happen, for the first time. What can you see?
  • Imagine you are seeing this story happen, for the first time. What do you think?
  • Imagine you are seeing this story happen, for the first time. What are you feeling?