The Orchard Church

Parental Blessing

Discussion Questions

  • Read Gen. 27:18-3. What was the blessing Jacob was seeking?
  • Read Gen. 1:21, 27-28; 2:3; 12:1-3. Mark 10:13-16. How would you define “the blessing?"
  • Do you feel like you got the blessing growing up? If so, how? If not, why not?
  • What happens when someone does not get the blessing?
  • What are some of the ways that parents can give the blessing to their children? How do those actions communicate blessing?
  • What would you say to someone who did not get the blessing from his parents?