Day 09 – Trials of Many Kinds

Day 9: “Trials of Many Kinds”

Forty Days in the Wilderness – A 40 Day Quiet Time Series
I. James 1:2-4

  1. List the reasons why God allows us to go through trials.
  2. What should your attitude be towards the trials that come your way?
  3. What trials do you have in your life right now?


II. James 1:12-15    

  1. How can you persevere through trials and stand the test?
  2. Where do temptations come from?
  3. What things tempt you?
  4. Have you talked about your temptations with God? If you need prayers and encouragement, share your temptations with your mentor or with a mature Christian.


III. 1Peter 1:3-9   

  1. Why should we rejoice in trials?
  2. How can you know if your faith is genuine or not?
  3. How can you prepare today for trials you may face later?



For Your Encouragement:


  1. Talk about the trials and temptations you face with your mentor or with a mature disciple. Feel free to discuss your attitude about the trials you face.
  2. Have a positive mindset towards the trials you face. Put your faith in God, for He will see you through all your trials.
  3. Learn to pray to the Lord in this manner, saying: “Father, do not take away my trials, rather, help me through them. May my life glorify Your name. Amen.”

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