Song 147 and Prayer
Opening Comments (3 min. or less)
TREASURES FROM GOD’S WORD
“Jehovah Takes Care of His People”: (10 min.)
Digging for Spiritual Gems: (8 min.)
What does this week’s Bible reading teach me about Jehovah?
What points from this week’s Bible reading can I use in the field ministry?
Bible Reading: (4 min. or less) Isa 28:1-13
APPLY YOURSELF TO THE FIELD MINISTRY
Prepare This Month’s Presentations: (15 min.) Discussion based on “Sample Presentations.” Play each presentation video, and then discuss the highlights. During January, publishers have the option of offering the brochure The Origin of Life
—Five Questions Worth Asking if they meet someone who would benefit from a more in-depth discussion about evidence of a Creator. Encourage them to be alert for opportunities to play the video Was Life Created?
LIVING AS CHRISTIANS
Local Needs: (15 min.) As an option, discuss the lessons learned from the Yearbook. (yb16 140-142)
Congregation Bible Study: (30 min.) kr chap. 6 ¶8-15 and the box “Early Conventions That Gave Impetus to the Preaching Work”
Review Followed by Preview of Next Week (3 min.)
Song 37 and Prayer