June 3-​9

GALATIANS 4-6

June 3-​9
  • Song 16 and Prayer

  • Opening Comments (3 min. or less)

TREASURES FROM GOD’S WORD

  • ‘A Symbolic Drama’ With Meaning for Us”: (10 min.)

    • Ga 4:24, 25​—Hagar represented literal Israel under the Law covenant

    • Ga 4:26, 27​—Sarah represented “the Jerusalem above,” the heavenly part of Jehovah’s organization (w14 10/15 1:11)

    • Ga 4:28-31​—Blessings to obedient mankind come through the “children” of the Jerusalem above (it-1-E 1018 ¶2)

  • Digging for Spiritual Gems: (8 min.)

    • Ga 4:6​—What is the meaning of the Hebrew or the Aramaic word abba? (w09-E 4/1 13)

    • Ga 6:17​—In what possible ways did the apostle Paul bear “the brand marks of a slave of Jesus”? (w10-E 11/1 15)

    • What has this week’s Bible reading taught you about Jehovah?

    • What other spiritual gems have you discovered in this week’s Bible reading?

  • Bible Reading: (4 min. or less) Ga 4:1-11 (th study 10)

APPLY YOURSELF TO THE FIELD MINISTRY

LIVING AS CHRISTIANS

  • Song 110

  • Local Needs: (8 min.)

  • Organizational Accomplishments: (7 min.) Play the Organizational Accomplishments video for June.

  • Congregation Bible Study: (30 min.) lfb Lessons 99-100

  • Review Followed by Preview of Next Week (3 min.)

  • Song 121 and Prayer