One great idea for keeping your faith focused is having a handful of songs that help you do just that. Consider this great one by Hillsong United Oceans (Where Feet May Fail). You can watch a video with the lyrics here. If you don’t see the video below, click here to watch on YouTube:
To help parents think about “Focused Faith,” direct attention to these lyrics:
And I will call upon Your name
And keep my eyes above the waves
When oceans rise My soul will rest in Your embrace
For I am Yours, and You are mine Your grace abounds in deepest waters
What are some other songs that help you focus on your sure hope? What else gets your eyes fixed on Christ when you’re tempted to fear?
Substitute the following question for Question 1 in the Personal Study Guide: How have you used the word “hope” this week? How have your kids used it?
Substitute the following question for Question 5 in the Personal Study Guide: How can you re-define “hope” in your own vocabulary? In your kids’ vocabulary?
We want to hear from you! How are you introducing the topic of keeping faith focused on a sure hope with the parents in your group?
The options for parents groups for the Resilient Faith unit were written by Leslie Hudson of White Bluff, Tennessee. Leslie is a teacher, speaker, mom, and self-diagnosed nerd when it comes to digging deeply into scripture.