What Disciples Do: Wrestle with God

Please read Genesis 32: 22-31 and use these notes for study with the sermon.

Sermon Focus: Disciples Wrestle with God

Key Verse:  Genesis 32: 24

Jacob was left alone; and a man
wrestled with him until daybreak.

Have you ever felt alone and wrestling?

What keeps your faith alive in moments like these?

Key Verse: Genesis 32: 28

Then the man said, “You shall no longer be called

Jacob, but Israel, for you have striven with God and with
humans, and have prevailed.

The changing of Jacob’s name marks the changing of

Jacob’s relationship with God.

What do you think the changed relationship looks like?

How has your relationship with God changed over your lifetime?
What might be name God would give you based on
your relationship with God?