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Life and Ministry Meeting Workbook  |  September 2016

September 12-18

PSALMS 120-134

September 12-18
  • Song 33 and Prayer

  • Opening Comments (3 min. or less)

TREASURES FROM GOD’S WORD

  • My Help Comes From Jehovah”: (10 min.)

    • Ps 121:1, 2—Jehovah’s creatorship is a basis for confidence (w04 12/15 12 ¶3)

    • Ps 121:3, 4—Jehovah is alert to the needs of his servants (w04 12/15 12 ¶4)

    • Ps 121:5-8—Jehovah is the loyal Protector of his people (w04 12/15 13 ¶5-7)

  • Digging for Spiritual Gems: (8 min.)

    • Ps 123:2—What is the point of the illustration about “the eyes of servants”? (w06 9/1 15 ¶4)

    • Ps 133:1-3—What is one of the lessons contained in this psalm? (w06 9/1 16 ¶3)

    • 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) Ps 127:1–129:8

APPLY YOURSELF TO THE FIELD MINISTRY

  • Initial Call: (2 min. or less) wp16.5 cover—Respond to an irate householder.

  • Return Visit: (4 min. or less) wp16.5 cover—Invite the person to the meeting.

  • Bible Study: (6 min. or less) fg lesson 8 ¶6—Help the student to apply the material.

LIVING AS CHRISTIANS

  • Song 114

  • Jehovah Has Done So Much for Me: (15 min.) Play the jw.org video Jehovah Has Done So Much for Me. (Go to ABOUT US > ACTIVITIES.) Discuss the following questions: How has Jehovah helped Crystal, and how has this motivated her? What does she do when she is overwhelmed with negative emotions? How has Crystal’s experience helped you?

  • Congregation Bible Study: (30 min.) ia Conclusion ¶1-13

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

  • Song 119 and Prayer