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Life and Ministry Meeting Workbook  |  May 2017

May 15-​21

JEREMIAH 39-43

May 15-​21
  • Song 150 and Prayer

  • Opening Comments (3 min. or less)

TREASURES FROM GOD’S WORD

  • Jehovah Will Render to Each One According to His Works”: (10 min.)

    • Jer 39:4-7​—Zedekiah suffered the consequences of disobeying Jehovah (it-2 1228 ¶4)

    • Jer 39:15-18​—Jehovah showed appreciation to Ebed-melech for demonstrating trust in Him (w12 5/1 31 ¶5)

    • Jer 40:1-6​—Jehovah took care of his faithful servant Jeremiah (it-2 482)

  • Digging for Spiritual Gems: (8 min.)

    • Jer 42:1-3; 43:2, 4​—What lessons can we learn from Johanan’s mistake? (w03 5/1 10 ¶10)

    • Jer 43:6, 7​—What is the significance of the events described in these verses? (it-1 463 ¶4)

    • 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) Jer 40:11–41:3

APPLY YOURSELF TO THE FIELD MINISTRY

  • Initial Call: (2 min. or less) Isa 46:10​—Teach the Truth. Lay the groundwork for a return visit.

  • Return Visit: (4 min. or less) Re 12:7-9, 12​—Teach the Truth. Lay the groundwork for the next visit.

  • Bible Study: (6 min. or less) bh 153 ¶19-20​—Invite the person to the meeting.

LIVING AS CHRISTIANS