Matthew 28:16-17 When doubt is part of the picture

Matthew 28:16-17

16Now the eleven disciples

went to Galilee,

to the mountain to which

Jesus had directed them. 

17When they saw him,

they worshiped him;

but some doubted.

  • What doubt(s) about Jesus do you feel today?
  • Name these on a piece of paper.
  • Offer these doubts to Jesus as honest feelings.
  • Allow the love of Christ to enfold you.
  • Revisit the doubts you have listed on the paper.
  • Do you see any change?
  • Give thanks for the opportunity to embrace doubt and share this doubt with God.
  • Give thanks for any change that you see.
  • Share as you feel led below in the box to reply.
Revised Common Lectionary Readings for Sunday June 19, 2011, Trinity Sunday, Year A
Genesis 1:1-2, 4a
Psalm 8: 1-9
2 Corinthians 13:11-13  
Matthew 28: 16-20  
If you use these prayers in other groups, please give credit to author.
Permission to use in not-for-profit settings Lil Smith, M.Div., DASD.


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