Home Study for January 20 through 25, 2014

Monday – Read Ephesians 1:18-23
How complete is Jesus’ victory over the forces of evil?
What does it mean that God placed everything under Jesus’ feet?
What hope does that give us as we trust in Him?
What do you need Jesus to do in you today?
Invite Him to bring His power to work in you.

Tuesday – Ephesians 6:10-18
According to this passage who is our struggle with?
Why is it important to understand that?
As you read through this listing of the armor of God, how does each part work to protect us from attack?
Take time daily to prayerfully put this armor on.

Wednesday – Read II Corinthians 10:3-6
Besides the armor of God, what weapons has God given us to oppose and defeat our enemies?
What happens if we try to defeat evil with the weapons of the world?
How does this passage challenge you? How will you respond?

Thursday – Read Colossians 3:1-11
What jumps out at you in this passage?
What does it mean to “put to death” whatever belongs to our earthly nature?
How do we do that?
How does this passage challenge you? How will you respond?

Friday – Read Colossians 3:12-17
What jumps out at you in this passage?
How easy is it to live as described here? Whose help do we need?
Which of these attitudes or actions do you find to be hardest to do?
Invite the Holy Spirit to be working in that area of your life.

Saturday – Read Matthew 9:1-8


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