Posted in January 2013

Luke 6:37

Luke 6:37

Luke 6:37 – Do not judge, and you will not be judged. Do not condemn, and you will not be condemned. Forgive, and you will be forgiven. In this study, we will examine the relationship between judging, condemning, and the need of forgiving; with particular focus on the virtue of forgiveness. Continue reading

Proverbs 17:22

Proverbs 17:22

Proverbs 17:22 – A cheerful heart is good medicine, but a crushed spirit dries up the bones. In this study we will examine how important joy is to a sick person, whether physically, emotionally or spiritually. Continue reading

2 Timothy 2:23

2 Timothy 2:23

2 Timothy 2:23 – Don’t have anything to do with foolish and stupid arguments, because you know they produce quarrels. In this study we will examine what are stupid arguments and why we should avoid quarrels. Continue reading

Esther 4:14

Esther 4:14

Esther 4:14 – For if you remain silent at this time, relief and deliverance for the Jews will arise from another place, but you and your father’s family will perish. And who knows but that you have come to royal position for such a time as this? In this study, we will examine the role of Mordecai and his unwavering faith in God’s sovereignty and deliverance. Continue reading

2 Thessalonians 3:13

2 Thessalonians 3:13

2 Thessalonians 3:13 – And as for you, brothers, never tire of doing what is right. In this study we will examine what it means to never tire of doing what is right; and the possible challenges that hinder us, and the ways to go about doing it. Continue reading

Ephesians 2:10

Ephesians 2:10

Ephesians 2:10 – For we are God’s workmanship, created in Christ Jesus to do good works, which God prepared in advance for us to do. In this study we will examine the implications of us being God’s workmanship. Continue reading

Jeremiah 17:9

Jeremiah 17:9

Jeremiah 17:9 – The heart is deceitful above all things and beyond cure. Who can understand it? In this study, we will examine the nature of sinfulness that stems from the deceit of human hearts. Continue reading

Psalm 27:14

Psalm 27:14

Psalm 27:14 – Wait for the Lord; be strong and take heart and wait for the Lord. In this study we will examine the virtue of patience when it comes to waiting for the Lord. Continue reading

Matthew 22:37

Matthew 22:37

Matthew 22:37 – Jesus replied: “‘Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind.’ In this study, we will examine the implications of the great commandment by analyzing each of the sections that makes us who we are. Our hearts, our souls and our minds. Continue reading

Genesis 4:4

Genesis 4:4

Genesis 4:4 – But Abel brought fat portions from some of the firstborn of his flock. The LORD looked with favor on Abel and his offering. In this study we will examine the case of Abel and Cain from another perspective and find out why God looked with favour on Abel and not Cain. Continue reading

Zechariah 9:12

Zechariah 9:12

Zechariah 9:12 – Return to your fortress, O prisoners of hope; even now I announce that I will restore twice as much to you. In this study, we will briefly examine the two possible interpretations of ‘prisoners of hope’, and how we can take heart in being prisoners of hope. Continue reading