February 24–March 1

GENESIS 20-21

February 24–March 1
  • Song 50 and Prayer

  • Opening Comments (1 min.)

TREASURES FROM GOD’S WORD

  • Jehovah Always Does What He Promises”: (10 min.)

    • Ge 21:1-3​—Sarah became pregnant and bore a son (wp17.5 14-15)

    • Ge 21:5-7​—Jehovah made the impossible a reality

    • Ge 21:10-12, 14​—Abraham and Sarah had strong faith in Jehovah’s promise regarding Isaac

  • Digging for Spiritual Gems: (10 min.)

    • Ge 20:12​—How was Sarah Abraham’s sister? (wp17.3 12, ftn.)

    • Ge 21:33​—How did Abraham call “on the name of Jehovah”? (w89 7/1 20 ¶9)

    • What spiritual gems from this week’s Bible reading would you like to share regarding Jehovah God, the field ministry, or something else?

  • Bible Reading: (4 min. or less) Ge 20:1-8 (th study 5)

APPLY YOURSELF TO THE FIELD MINISTRY

  • Second Return Visit Video: (5 min.) Discussion. Play the video. Then ask the audience the following questions: How did the publisher make clear the practical value of the scripture? How was this a good example of following up on interest shown?

  • Second Return Visit: (3 min. or less) Use the sample conversation. (th study 4)

  • Bible Study: (5 min. or less) bh 3:19-20 (th study 3)

LIVING AS CHRISTIANS

  • Song 28

  • Annual Service Report: (15 min.) Talk by an elder. After reading the announcement from the branch office regarding the annual service report, interview publishers, selected in advance, who had encouraging experiences in the ministry during the past year.

  • Congregation Bible Study: (30 min.) lvs chap. 5:7-15; Endnote 17, 18

  • Concluding Comments (3 min. or less)

  • Song 54 and Prayer