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Life and Ministry Meeting Workbook  |  October 2017

October 30–​November 5

JOEL 1-3

October 30–​November 5
  • Song 77 and Prayer

  • Opening Comments (3 min. or less)

TREASURES FROM GOD’S WORD

  • Your Sons and Your Daughters Will Prophesy”: (10 min.)

    • [Play the video Introduction to Joel.]

    • Joe 2:28, 29​—Anointed Christians serve as spokesmen for Jehovah (w02 8/1 15 ¶4-5; jd 167 ¶4)

    • Joe 2:30-32​—Only those who call on the name of Jehovah will be saved during his awe-inspiring day (w07 10/1 13 ¶2)

  • Digging for Spiritual Gems: (8 min.)

    • Joe 2:12, 13​—What do these verses teach us about true repentance? (w07 10/1 13 ¶5)

    • Joe 3:14​—What is “the valley of the decision”? (w07 10/1 13 ¶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) Joe 2:28–3:8

APPLY YOURSELF TO THE FIELD MINISTRY

  • Initial Call: (2 min. or less) JW.ORG contact card

  • Return Visit: (4 min. or less) JW.ORG contact card​—The card was placed on the preceding visit. Continue the conversation, and conclude by introducing a video from jw.org.

  • Bible Study: (6 min. or less) lv 196-197 ¶3-5

LIVING AS CHRISTIANS