September 5-10, 2011 Home Study

Monday – Read II Peter 1:12-15

Why did Peter say he was reminding his readers of the things he was

writing about?

Why was it important for them to remember these things?

Is this true for us today?

What can you do to better remember the things that Jesus has done for

and in you?

 

Tuesday – Read John 15:18-27

Why did/does the world system hate Jesus?

How might the world system respond to us as followers of Jesus?

Should this surprise us?

Who helps us to know how to respond when we face resistance to

Jesus by others in our lives?

What hope and strength does this give you?

 

Wednesday – Read Matthew 22:34-40

How can these two commandments sum up all the law and prophets?

It sounds so simple, why is it so hard to live out?

By what power are we able to live as Jesus speaks here?

How is the Spirit challenging you? How will you respond?

 

Thursday – Read Romans 12:1-2

What does it mean to be a “living sacrifice?”

How can we live our lives as an offering to God?

How can we have our minds transformed and renewed?

How does that allow us to know God’s will?

What is Jesus saying here to you? How will you respond?

 

Friday – Read Mark 9:38-41

Why were the disciples upset?

According to Jesus’ words in verse 39, what is the right motivation for

any choice or behavior?

How important are the small and simple things that we can do in

Jesus’ name? What can you do for Him today?

 

Saturday – Read II Samuel 23:20-23