1 Chronicles 16:10 – Glory in his holy name; let the hearts of those who seek the Lord rejoice. In this study, we will look into one of the verse that David sang in his joy and consider the joy that the Lord our God is associated with.
Matthew 5:8 – Blessed are the pure in heart, for they will see God. In this study, we will examine the sixth beatitude and the promise that is in store for us.
Psalm 119:32 – I run in the path of your commands, for you have set my heart free. In this study, referring strongly to the imagery of running, we’ll look into how exactly running in the path of God’s commands will set our hearts free.
Colossians 3:23 – Whatever you do, work at it with all your heart, as working for the Lord, not for men. In this study, we will look into the definition of slaves in ancient times and in Christianity today, and how this verse should be applied to us.
1 Samuel 16:7 – But the Lord said to Samuel, “Do not consider his appearance or his height, for I have rejected him. The Lord does not look at the things people look at. People look at the outward appearance, but the Lord looks at the heart.” In this study, through the example of Eliab, we will examine the age-old topic about the outside versus the inside, and how God sees these things.
1 Kings 3:9 – So give your servant a discerning heart to govern your people and to distinguish between right and wrong. For who is able to govern this great people of yours? In this study, we will examine Solomon’s request and consider why exactly did he ask for wisdom, and whether we should also ask for wisdom.
Philemon 1:7 – Your love has given me great joy and encouragement, because you, brother, have refreshed the hearts of the saints. In this study, we will examine how Paul’s great encouragement to Philemon took the form of a few words in a letter.
Romans 9:18 – Therefore God has mercy on whom he wants to have mercy, and he hardens whom he wants to harden. In this study, we will examine what it means for God to harden the hearts of people, bearing in mind its strong relation to mercy.
Proverbs 4:23 – Above all else, guard your heart, for it is the wellspring of life. In this study we will examine the notion of guarding and why we need to guard our hearts.
Song of Songs 1:2 -Let him kiss me with the kisses of his mouth— for your love is more delightful than wine. In this study we will examine what our ‘wine’ for us personally is.
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.