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Life and Ministry Meeting Workbook  |  May 2016

May 2-8

JOB 38-42

May 2-8
  • Song 63 and Prayer

  • Opening Comments (3 min. or less)

TREASURES FROM GOD’S WORD

  • Praying for Others Pleases Jehovah”: (10 min.)

    • Job 42:7, 8—Jehovah expected Job to pray for Eliphaz, Bildad, and Zophar (w13 6/15 21 ¶17; w98 5/1 30 ¶3-6)

    • Job 42:10—Jehovah restored Job’s health after he prayed for them (w98 5/1 31 ¶3)

    • Job 42:10-17—Jehovah greatly blessed Job for his faith and endurance (w94 11/15 20 ¶19-20)

  • Digging for Spiritual Gems: (8 min.)

    • Job 38:4-7—Who are “the morning stars,” and what do we know about them? (bh 97 ¶3)

    • Job 42:3-5—What can we do to see God as Job did? (w15 10/15 8 ¶16-17)

    • 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) Job 41:1-26

APPLY YOURSELF TO THE FIELD MINISTRY

  • Prepare This Month’s Presentations: (15 min.) Discussion. Play each sample presentation video, and then discuss the highlights. Briefly refer to “Ways to Use JW Librarywhen discussing the use of a mobile device. Remind the audience to report each month the number of times they showed a video in the ministry. Encourage publishers to build their own presentation.

LIVING AS CHRISTIANS

  • Song 60

  • Are You Using JW Library?”: (15 min.) Begin with a five-minute discussion of the article. Then play and briefly discuss the video Start Using “JW Library.” Afterward, do the same with the videos Download and Manage Publications and Customize the Reading Experience. Encourage all who can to install the JW Library app and download publications to their mobile device before the part “Ways to Use JW Libraryis discussed during the week of May 16.

  • Congregation Bible Study: (30 min.) ia chap. 14 ¶14-22 and the chapter review

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

  • Song 77 and Prayer