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          Bible Study question – Matthew 1:18-25       What is Joseph's place in the genealogy of Jesus? Verse 16  Why is he referred to as Joseph son of David (20b)?   Before the problem arose (Mary’s pregnancy), what might have been the hopes and dreams of Mary and Joseph?   How was...

          Bible Study Questions – Luke 18:9-14     In your own words define humility and perfection.     Who do you suppose were the people who “trusted in themselves that they were righteous” that Jesus was talking to? Luke 16:14-15     If you were in the temple, how would you feel about what...

          Bible Study Questions – Luke 17:11-19         Where was Jesus going? Which border was he travelling along?   Think about the day when these 10 men realized they had been afflicted with leprosy. What kind of thoughts do you think crossed their minds regarding the future of themselves and...

          Bible Study Questions – Luke 17:1-10     Are temptations sin in themselves? Explain   How is Jesus’ statement about temptation different than what some Christians believe today? Do you believe that you are tempted to sin?   Who is the “one through whom (temptations) come?” Matthew 18:7, Luke 22:21-22   Read Luke 22:40;...

    Bible Study – Luke 16:1-15       Why was the steward in Jesus' parable (16:1-8) being fired? What in the passage displays his character?   According to Paul, what is the great requirement in stewards? 1 Corinthians 4:1-2 Was this steward great according to these requirements?   In what ways are we...

    Bible Study Questions – Ezekiel 34:11-24     Why do you think God describes His people as sheep? Luke 19:10; John 10:11   Where do we see the Law in this text? Where do we see the Gospel?   Why is it the Lord’s job to seek out the sheep? Micah 4:6-7...

    Bible Study – Luke 14:25-35       Upon your initial reading, what are you hearing from this passage?   μισέω miseō; from μῖσος misos (hatred); to hate:—hate(13), hated(12), hateful(1), hates(12), hating(2).[1] Is Jesus really saying here that we should hate our family and ourselves? Genesis 2:21-24, 44:20; Ecclesiastes 9:9; Malachi...

    Bible Study – Hebrews 13:1-17     Verse 1 encourages us to “keep on loving each other as brothers”. What attitudes and actions are characteristic of the relationship between members of the same human family?   How can those attitudes and actions be extended to those with whom you are...

    Bible Study Questions – Luke 12:22-34     What causes you to worry?     Why is worry useless? Verse 25-26; Matthew 10:19, 13:22; 1 Corinthians 7:32; Philippians 4:6; 1 Peter 5:6-7     In what sense is worry a sin?     How are greed and worry connected?     Why should we not worry about what to eat...

    Bible Study – Luke 12:13-21   Mark Twain once defined civilization as “a limitless multiplication of unnecessary necessities.” How does this relate to what Jesus is teaching in this passage?   Why wouldn’t Jesus consent to being a judge or arbitrator for the man who asked him to speak...