Elijah Ė Remaining Steadfast Through Uncertainty

Lesson 10: "Godís Counseling Model" I Kings 19:9-18

"And after the fire came a gentle whisper." I Kings 19:12

Elijahís problems were more than physical

The Lordís first counseling session

The Lordís Counsel

The Lordís second counseling session

4 Principles

#1) Physical exhaustion can contribute to depression

#2) We all need opportunities to vent our negative feelings in a nonjudgmental setting

#3) To overcome depression, we must understand and face reality

#4) Inaccurate theological perspectives can contribute significantly to depression

For next week, read I Kings 19:12-21 and II Kings 2:1-14