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Life and Ministry Meeting Workbook  |  July 2017

July 17-23

EZEKIEL 18-20

July 17-23
  • Song 125 and Prayer

  • Opening Comments (3 min. or less)

TREASURES FROM GOD’S WORD

  • When Jehovah Forgives, Does He Forget?”: (10 min.)

    • Eze 18:19, 20—Jehovah holds each person responsible for his own actions (w12 7/1 18 ¶2)

    • Eze 18:21, 22—Jehovah is ready to forgive repentant ones and will never again hold their sins against them (w12 7/1 18 ¶3-7)

    • Eze 18:23, 32—Jehovah destroys the wicked only as a last resort (w08 4/1 8 ¶4; w06 12/1 27 ¶11)

  • Digging for Spiritual Gems: (8 min.)

    • Eze 18:29—Why did the Israelites develop a wrong viewpoint about Jehovah, and how can we avoid making the same mistake? (w13 8/15 11 ¶9)

    • Eze 20:49—Why did the people think that Ezekiel was “speaking in riddles,” and what warning does this provide for us? (w07 7/1 14 ¶3)

    • 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) Eze 20:1-12

APPLY YOURSELF TO THE FIELD MINISTRY

  • Initial Call: (2 min. or less) 1Jo 5:19—Teach the Truth. Lay the groundwork for a return visit.

  • Return Visit: (4 min. or less) Ge 3:2-5—Teach the Truth. Lay the groundwork for the next visit. (See mwb16.08 8 ¶2.)

  • Talk: (6 min. or less) w16.05 32—Theme: How Can the Congregation Express Its Joy When an Announcement Is Made That Someone Has Been Reinstated?

LIVING AS CHRISTIANS