NextLevel Online: Shouts in Silence - God is in Control: A Study in the Book of Esther

Session 1: The Palace (1:1-2:4)

The first session is a video series found in Esther 1:1-2:4. It shows the story of how Queen Vashti was deposed.



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Discussion Questions:

  • Name someone that has offered good counsel in your life. What is it about them that has earned your trust?

  • Explain the difference between knowledge and wisdom. How did Esther display wisdom in chapter two?

  • Describe a time when you had to trust in God’s will without being able to see the details. In what ways was this difficult? In what ways was it worth it?

  • How does hearing that God cares about your specific story in the midst of His much larger story shape your relationship with Him?

  • Pray that the goodness of God will become evident to you in your conversations, work, recreation, rest, and worship.

About NextLevel Online

The vision of Ozark Christian College is to glorify God by evangelizing the lost and edifying Christians worldwide. The mission of Ozark Christian College is to train men and women for Christian service as a degree-granting institution of biblical higher education.