Dialogue Questions About. . .God and Faith

Key for Acronyms
DIFALD = Describe in full and loving detail
HDIF = How do I feel. . .?
HDIFA = How do I feel about. . .?
HDIFAT = How do I feel about that?
HDMAMMF = How does my answer make me feel?
HDTMMF = How does that make me feel?
MMF = . . .make me feel?
WAMFA = What are my feelings about. . .?
WAMFAT = What are my feelings about that?

1.  Read Ephesians 5:25-31. Focus on verse 31 and then dialogue on this question: How does hearing Jesus say these words to me make me feel? DIFALD
2.  What are my feelings when we grow closer to God? DIFALD
3.  Write a letter to Jesus on where we are in our relationship with Him. Read each other’s letters. Then dialogue on: How did reading your letter to Jesus make me feel? DIFALD
4.  How do I feel when you/I help each other to grow more aware of God in our relationship? DIFALD
5.  In what way have I become more aware of God in our relationship since our weekend? HDMAMMF
6.  How do I feel when we judge that our prayers have not been answered? DIFALD
7.  All we have, we have because God loves us. HDMAMMF
8.  How do I feel including Jesus in our dialogue? DIFALD
9.  How do I feel giving all our worries to Jesus? DIFALD
10. How do I feel when God reflects His love for us through others? DIFALD
11. How do I feel about us being special to the Father? DIFALD
12. Where are we in our relationship with God right now? HDMAMMF
13. What am I most thankful to the Father for? HDMAMMF
14. How do I feel when I realize that being open to you is being open to God? DIFALD
15. WAMF when I hear “Love one another as I have loved you”? DIFALD
16. HDIF when we share our faith with our children? DIFALD
17. HDIFA praising God for all our circumstances – even the painful ones? DIFALD
18. HDIF when I know something is sinful, and I do it anyway? DIFALD
19. HDIFA trusting God’s plan for my life? DIFALD
20. HDIFA trusting God’s plan for your life? DIFALD
21. HDIFA trusting God’s plan for our life together? DIFALD
22. Concerning the worst thing anyone ever did to me – have I forgiven that person? HDMAMMF
23. HDIFA talking with a stranger about God’s love? DIFALD
24. What does the Good Shepherd mean to me?  HDMAMMF
25. Have I experienced Scripture or a sermon speaking directly to me? How did I feel when that happened?  DIFALD
26. Do I believe God created me?  HDMAMMF
27. What is my awareness of my sinfulness?  HDMAMMF
28. What is my awareness of my goodness?  HDMAMMF
29. Do I look for and accept the Lord’s will for my life?  DIFALD
30. Do I see Jesus alive in our marriage? HDMAMMF
31. HDIF recalling my confirmation?  DIFALD
32. What was my parents’ relationship with God like? WAMF thinking about this?  DIFALD
33. HDIFA tithing?  DIFALD
34. Do I thank God for you every day?  HDMAMMF
35. Do I thank God for my life every day? HDMAMMF
36. Are we in unity in our faith? HDMAMMF
37. Do I love God?  HDMAMMF
38. What do I expect of God?  HDMAMMF
39. How does my personality style influence my relationship with God?  HDMAMMF
40. HDIFA living God’s plan for us?  DIFALD
41. When am I most aware of God’s presence?  HDMAMMF
42. Is my image of God like my image of my father?  HDMAMMF
43. Do I believe God loves me?  HDMAMMF
44. Do I fear God?  HDMAMMF
45. Are you closer to God than I?  HDMAMMF
46. HDIFA dialoguing on the Sunday scriptures?  DIFALD
47. In the last 24 hours, when was I most aware of God’s presence? How did I feel before, during and after that moment? DIFALD
48. When am I most aware of God’s presence? HDMAMMF
50. Do I see myself as a temple of the Holy Spirit? HDMAMMF
51. Do I look forward to heaven? HDMAMMF
52. HDIF knowing I am forgiven for my sins? DIFALD
53. HDIFA our minister/priest? DIFALD
54. HDIFA our relationship with our priest/minister? DIFALD
55. HDIF when I witness a marriage?  DIFALD
56. Is marriage a covenant or a contract?  HDIFAMA