Asking Good Questions

Asking Good Questions

Tell me about yourself/your spouse and family/ your relationship with God/your ministry.

  • How can I help you?
  • How are you? How are you really? Do you want to talk about it?
  • • What progress have you made with the goals we set last time? What can we celebrate?
  • • What are you finding difficult? Why do you think that is?
  • • What help do you think you may need?
  • • How are things with you and God? How does that make you feel?
  • How are things at home?
  • What is bringing you joy and hope?
  • What do you do for recreation?
  • How is your ministry going? How do you feel about it?
  • Do you feel it is where God wants you to be for now? For the future?
  • What hours are you working?
  • What is your greatest challenge and what are you doing to meet it?
  • How does God fit in here?
  • What kinds of things could you work on between now and when we next meet? What might prevent you doing what you want?
  • What can I pray for that’s a big challenge to you at present?
  • How are you finding our times together?
  • Are your initial expectations being met?