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Rob Nash (SHC)

The Garden of Gethsemane – Matthew 26:36–46

Mike Bettig (CCC)

A Personal Prayer of Longing, Satisfaction, and Praise – Psalm 63


Pray for grace through the application of God’s word

Review the message notes


  1. Read Matthew 26:36–46

  2. What are some barriers to prayer?

  3. What are some things that help you pray?

  4. How does Jesus’s example help you pray?

  5. This was Jesus’s prayer before he headed to the cross. Read Luke 9:23–25. What might God ask you to do this next year to follow him?



  1. Read Psalm 63

  2. How is your thirst for God these days?

  3. Why does the psalmist thirst for God?

  4. What is his focus on prayer?

  5. Take some time to emulate this prayer. Pray like the psalmist in your own words.