The Desire of Ages -- Study Guide


Chapter 40: A Night on the Lake

1. What kind of Messiah-Deliverer did the people desire? What kind of Deliverer did they need? DA-SG 43.1

2. How did popular misconceptions of “the Christ” burden the life of Jesus? Are there any popular misconceptions of Christ that might pose as a burden to Him today? DA-SG 43.2

3. Read Isaiah 43:1-3. Why did God allow the storm to approach the disciples? How does God continue to use afflictions and trials to educate Christians? DA-SG 43.3

4. How was Peter able to walk on the sea? What caused him to sink beneath the waves? Has even spiritual work sometimes led to pride and self-satisfaction in your life? DA-SG 43.4