Presentation on theme: "Being a Prophet. What is a prophet? A prophet is someone who: Feels called by God and tries to understand what God wants Looks at the world around them."— Presentation transcript:
What is a prophet? A prophet is someone who: Feels called by God and tries to understand what God wants Looks at the world around them and sees what is going wrong Reminds other people of God’s message and how to live in the way God wants Prophets try to live themselves in the way God wants so they can give others a good example Sometimes they get it wrong and need to change themselves!
Jonah was a Prophet What was Jonah called to do? How did he go wrong at first? When Jonah was dropped into the sea even though he was running away from God he made this prayer “In my distress I called to the L ORD, and he answered me. He knew that even though he ran away from God, God would never ever leave him
Can you be a Prophet? Look a the list someone else wrote about being a prophet. Decide if you agree with the list. Is there anything missing that you would put in? Create a poster called Being a Prophet today. Show how you can do the things on your list