Jr. Church Discovery Bible Study
Elijah – Part 4: Dealing with Depression
Scripture: 1 Kings 19:1-18
Theme: God wants us to listen to His still small voice.
*Note there is a YouTube playlist they are songs that fit the theme of the message if you want to use it in some way.
Everyone share something they are thankful for.
Have everyone share a prayer request. Take some time and pray for these things.
(Use one of the methods in this article to make memorizing more fun.)
“Then a great and powerful wind tore the mountains apart and shattered the rocks before the Lord, but the Lord was not in the wind. After the wind there was an earthquake, but the Lord was not in the earthquake. After the earthquake came a fire, but the Lord was not in the fire. And after the fire came a gentle whisper. ” 2 Kings 19:11-12
• What things tend to get you down?
• Read 1 Kings 19:1-18
• Summarize in your own words what is happening in this story?
• Why is Elijah scared, depressed and discouraged? What does God do to help him out of it?
• How can we tune into here God's still small voice (whisper)? What can you apply from this passage of scripture?