Icebreaker: What two positive qualities about your mom or dad come to mind as you recall your childhood?
- Read Matthew 1:18-19. How would you feel if you were in Joseph’s place? What would you plan to say to your family and friends? What would you plan to say to God?
- Read Matthew 1:20–25. What reason does Matthew give for Jesus being born (v. 21)? What is the most striking thing about this story to you? What does Joseph teach us about faith?
- Read Philippians 4:4-7. What advice is given in these few verses? What would your life look like if you fully followed all of this advice? What keeps you from fully living it out?
- How can we pray for one another?