Home Study for November 19 through 24, 2012

Monday – Read Galatians 2:20
Why does Paul say he was no longer living for himself?
What difference did this make in how he lived?
Should this verse also be true for us?
What difference should that truth make in our lives?

Tuesday – Read Romans 1:18-25
How can we thank God if we don’t recognize or know Him?
Where will a lack of recognizing God ultimately lead us?
What does this passage tell us about the importance of giving thanks?
How does this passage challenge you? How will you respond?

Wednesday – Read I Thessalonians 5:16-22
Which of these commands jump out at you?
Which seems easiest to you? Which seems hardest?
How does being joyful, praying and giving thanks fan the flames of the Spirit’s fire?
Ask the Holy Spirit to help you to grow in all of these areas.

Thursday – Read Psalm 100:1-5
How should we respond to the Lord?
Take time to thank and praise Him.

Friday – Read Hebrews 12:28-29
Why can’t God’s kingdom ever be shaken?
What hope does this give you?
How is our thanks to God a form of worship?
What does this tell us about the importance of always giving thanks?
When and where can we worship God by giving thanks?
Take time to worship God through thanksgiving.

Saturday – Read Nehemiah 3:1-32