~Have you ever tried over and over to accomplish something or obtain something and it never happened?  Then you were surprised one day because it did happen?  Did you have trouble believing it was true at first? What did you say?

~Jesus was always patient with people who did not believe in him right away. He does not want a naive, shallow belief. His own apostles did not believe his returning-to-life story although he had been telling them about it for nearly two years. What are some things you have trouble believing about Jesus? Do you believe Jesus will love you through all your doubts?

~Jesus did a down-to-earth thing with his apostles to prove he was alive again; he ate with them. What are some down-to-earth things churches could do to help prove to people their belief in Jesus?