Home Study – August 13 through 18, 2012

Monday – Read John 16:33

Why do you think that Jesus gave His disciples (us) this warning?

What promise do we find here in our troubles?

How can you more fully trust Jesus in the problems you face?

Trust your problems to Him now.

 

Tuesday – Read James 1:2-8

Why does God allow us to face trials and troubles?

On a scale of 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest), how would you rate your faith?

What can you do, or what do you see God doing, to grow your faith in these days?

 

Wednesday – Read Matthew 28:16-20

What are we supposed to do until Jesus returns?

How might this create trials and difficulties in our lives?

Who is with us to accomplish this work?

What confidence does this give you?

What can you do to share Jesus with someone this week?

 

Thursday – Read Acts 4:1-22

What did the religious leaders notice about Peter and John?

By who power did they live, heal and speak?

How was God glorified through the troubles they faced?

How may God be glorified by the troubles you are facing?

 

Friday – Read Psalm 143:7-10

How do you suppose David was feeling when he wrote this psalm?

In what ways did he ask God to work in his situation?

Pray these verses as your prayer today.

 

Saturday – Read I Thessalonians 5:16-18