Sermon Discussion Questions | "The Boys in the Boat"

1. Where do you find yourself in the dark, facing a strong headwind, or rowing in a way that is wearisome?

2. How has God met you in that struggle to strengthen, refresh or encourage you along the journey?

3. Looking again at the text, note the specific actions Jesus takes. Why are they significant?

4. In v. 48, Mark writes, 'He meant to pass by them.' What Old Testament passage should this phrase bring to mind? How does that OT picture transform our understanding of Jesus's actions?

5. What are some specific scripture passages that serve to remind you of God’s trustworthiness?