God accomplishes His plan through the dependence of His followers. Through weakness, God provides strength.
Share a time in your life when you were completely out of your depth. It could be a time professionally, socially, academically or from any important area of your life. How did that turn out?
Weakness is not a feeling that our culture typically embraces. When you face situations where you feel weak or unqualified, how do you usually respond?
Read Luke 4:1-3.
Satan is tempting Jesus by essentially asking: “Why are you suffering so much? Is God holding out on you?” How have you faced this temptation in your life?
Read 2 Corinthians 12:9-10.
What is an area of your life you would consider yourself “weak” in right now? What is one thing you can do to boast gladly” in that weakness and trust God’s power this week?
Who is someone this week that you can encourage to depend on God in your weakness?