Icebreaker: What is a distinct family trait that you inherited?
Read Matthew 5:5
What does the word meek bring to your mind? What are some negative images of meekness? What are some positive images of meekness?
What does Jesus mean when he says the meek will inherit the earth? What do people need to do to inherit something?
How does patience in our relationship with God help build trust? What are things that you are waiting on from God? What makes this waiting difficult? What have you been learning from this waiting?
Read Isaiah 40:29-31
What is the LORD promising in this passage? Where do you need strength from the LORD? How can we encourage each other in our waiting?
How can we pray for each other this week?