Tagged with blessing

Judges 16:20

Judges 16:20

Judges 16:20 – Then she called, “Samson, the Philistines are upon you!” He awoke from his sleep and thought, “I’ll go out as before and shake myself free.” But he did not know that the Lord had left him. Continue reading

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Acts 20:35

Acts 20:35

Acts 20:35 – In everything I did, I showed you that by this kind of hard work we must help the weak, remembering the words the Lord Jesus himself said: ‘It is more blessed to give than to receive.’ In this study we will examine this saying in its context, looking specifically at the difference between the secular world’s adoption of it and the Biblical connotation of it. Continue reading

2 Kings 2:3

2 Kings 2:3

2 Kings 2:3 – The company of the prophets at Bethel came out to Elisha and asked, “Do you know that the LORD is going to take your master from you today?” “Yes, I know,” Elisha replied, “so be quiet.” In this study, we will look at Elisha’s coming out as a prophet and what the knowledge of God taking Elijah away would do for him in the future. Continue reading

Job 42:13

Job 42:13

Job 42:13 – And he also had seven sons and three daughters. At the end of his suffering, after having prayed for his friends, God gave him twice as much as he had before. We know that God blessed Job with exactly double the amount of cattle that he had lost, but what about his children? Continue reading

1 Peter 4:12

1 Peter 4:12

1 Peter 4:12 – Dear friends, do not be surprised at the painful trial you are suffering, as though something strange were happening to you. In this study, we will adopt Peter’s take on suffering and expand it to see why we are surprised when we suffer. Continue reading

Deuteronomy 25:15

Deuteronomy 25:15

Deuteronomy 25:15 – You must have accurate and honest weights and measures, so that you may live long in the land the Lord your God is giving you. In this study we will look at how important it is for us to lead our lives with integrity so that we can enjoy our lives to the fullest in God. Continue reading

Deuteronomy 33:6

Deuteronomy 33:6

Deuteronomy 33:6 – Let Reuben live and not die, nor his people be few. In this study we will look at the tribe of Reuben beginning from the story of Reuben, the firstborn of Jacob, and how important it is to weed out spiritual instability in our lives. Continue reading

Genesis 32:25

Genesis 32:25

Genesis 32:25 – When the man saw that he could not overpower him, he touched the socket of Jacob’s hip so that his hip was wrenched as he wrestled with the man. In this study, we will examine the nature of this supernatural encounter, and its impact on Jacob. Continue reading

Numbers 6:24

Numbers 6:24

Numbers 6:24 – The LORD bless you and keep you; In this study, we will examine the very first verse of this 3-verses long Aaron’s prayer of blessing and how it can be applied to our own lives and situations. Continue reading