Moses Strikes the Rock (i.e. Christ) for Life-Giving Water
- What are the people complaining about in today’s reading? What are some of the emotions and thoughts Moses might have had in regards to his relationship with the people?
- Would you have wanted to have been Moses (You could talk to God in person but you would have to coach a complaining people.) Why or why not?
- Do you think your parents can get tired of coaching you? Do you ever act like the children of Israel do to Moses? Do you believe your parents are trying to coach you to what is best? What does responding well to coaching look like?
- How is Moses striking the rock to get water a picture of what Jesus (as the Rock) endured for us?