Discussion Guide

 

Raising Dead Lazarus

If you could have dinner with someone who has died, who would you choose?

Read John 11:1-45. How does Jesus stretch Martha’s faith in John 11:17-27?

Describe the miraculous sign and its impact on the people in John 11:38-45. How does this foreshadow Jesus’ own resurrection?

In what ways does this passage illustrate both Jesus’ humanity and His deity?

What is the purpose of this miracle? Point out key verses that help reveal this.

What does this story teach us about the Lord’s sovereignty and timing, especially when we are facing challenges, anxiety, and disillusionment of our own?