Sermon Bible Study Guides

Genesis 13 - January 24th, 2020

OBSERVATION
What does it say?

  1. Read Genesis 13
  2. Who are the people mentioned?
  3. Where did Abram come from?
  4. Who was he with?
  5. What do we learn about Moses in v. 2?
  6. Where did Abram return to in v. 4 and what did he do?
  7. What happened with Abram and Lot?
  8. What was Abram's solution to this problem in v. 8–9?
  9. How did Lot respond?
    1. What does the narrator include about where Lot goes that will be important to us later in Genesis?
  10. Where did Abram settle?
  11. What did the LORD say to Abram after separating from Lot?
    1. Are there any differences between what he said in this chapter as opposed to chapter 12?
    2. How did Abram respond?

INTERPRETATION

What does it mean?

  1. Summarize the passage in one sentence.
  2. What are some differences between Abram and Lot?
  3. What are some differences between Abram's response in chapter 13 as opposed to last chapter?
  4. How does this passage point to and relate to Jesus Christ?

APPLICATION
How should it change us?

  1. How does this passage encourage you to trust God?
  2. How do you exercise faith in terms of God's provision?
  3. How do you respond when God rescues you from trouble?
  4. How can we encourage one another to trust God in all circumstances?
  5. Sing By Faith to God and to one another
in Mark

Mark 10:46-11:11 - October 12th 2018

THE KING'S Welcome

Read Mark 10:46-11:11 

(Mark 10:46-52)

  1. What is the setting of the passage?
  2. What is the name of the man who cries out to Jesus? (Mk 10:46)
    1. What does Mark tell us about the man?
    2. What does the man call Jesus?
  3. How does Jesus' response to the man in v. 49-52 reinforce his teaching from Mk 10:45?
    1. What was the result of the man's encounter with Jesus?
  4. How does the man's cry, Jesus Son of David, prepare the way for his triumphal entry in Mk 11:1-11?

(Mark 11:1-11)

  1. What is the setting of this passage? Where is Jesus and why is it important?
  2. Why is the arrival of Jesus on a colt significant?
  3. Why do the crowds shout "Hosanna! Blessed is he who comes in the name of the Lord!"? 

Application:

  1. What do we learn about Jesus' identity?
  2. What do we learn about Jesus' mission?
  3. What do we learn about faith in Christ?
  4. What does Jesus' foretelling of his death tell us about his obedience to the Father?
  5. Pray for us, and for those gathering with us who aren't Christians, to see Jesus rightly.
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