Song 16 and Prayer
Opening Comments (3 min. or less)
TREASURES FROM GOD’S WORD
“Imitate Jesus’ Compassion”: (10 min.)
Joh 11:33-35—Jesus felt intense emotions when he saw Mary and others weeping (“weeping,” “groaned . . . and became troubled,” “within himself” study notes on Joh 11:33, nwtsty; “gave way to tears” study note on Joh 11:35, nwtsty)
Joh 11:43, 44—Jesus took action to help those in need
Digging for Spiritual Gems: (8 min.)
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) Joh 12:35-50
APPLY YOURSELF TO THE FIELD MINISTRY
LIVING AS CHRISTIANS
Jesus Is “the Resurrection and the Life” (Joh 11:25): (15 min.) Discussion. Play the video ‘For a Certainty God Made Him Lord and Christ’—Part II, Excerpt. Then ask the audience the following questions: What does this account teach us about Jesus’ compassion? In what way is Jesus “the resurrection and the life”? What miracles will Jesus perform in the future?
Congregation Bible Study: (30 min.) jy chap. 38
Review Followed by Preview of Next Week (3 min.)
Song 147 and Prayer