Confirmation

Confirmation Mentor Sheets for April 1, 2020

Faith Life

Question for both

  • Who is the first person you remember praying with you?
  • What is the first prayer you remember learning?
  • What is the first Bible story you remember learning?
  • What is your favorite story or verse from the Bible?
  • Have you ever read something from the Bible and not understood it? What did you do?
  • Describe a time when someone taught you something about God that really made sense to you.
  • Describe a time when someone taught you something about God that made no sense at all to you.
  • When you have questions about God who do you ask?
  • How does your faith shape how you treat other people?
  • Do you ever find yourself doing things that don’t reflect what you believe or who you want to be? What do you do?
  • What kinds of things do you ask God for when you pray?
  • What kinds of things do you thank God for when you pray?
  • What kinds of things challenge your faith?
  • How do friendships and family relationships affect your faith?

Questions for mentors

  • Do you ever participate in Bible studies or prayer groups?
  • What kinds of things do you do to feed your faith?
  • Have you learned anything more about God since you finished confirmation? Where or how did you learn these things?
  • How do you think attending worship affects you? Does it make any difference?
  • What is one more question you would like to ask your student?

Questions for students

  • Do you think you will want to keep learning more about God after confirmation?
  • What are some of your questions about God?
  • What kind of difference do you notice in your life if you miss church?
  • Why do you think your parents or other adults want you to be in confirmation?
  • What is one more question you would like to ask your mentor?