March 2-8

GENESIS 22-23

March 2-8
  • Song 6 and Prayer

  • Opening Comments (1 min.)

TREASURES FROM GOD’S WORD

  • God Put Abraham to the Test”: (10 min.)

    • Ge 22:1, 2​—God told Abraham to offer up his precious son Isaac (w12 1/1 23 ¶4-6)

    • Ge 22:9-12​—Jehovah prevented Abraham from killing Isaac

    • Ge 22:15-18​—Jehovah promised to bless Abraham for his obedience (w12 10/15 23 ¶6)

  • Digging for Spiritual Gems: (10 min.)

    • Ge 22:5​—On what basis could Abraham tell his servants that he and Isaac would return to them even though he thought that Isaac was to be sacrificed? (w16.02 1:13)

    • Ge 22:12​—How does this scripture indicate that Jehovah uses his foreknowledge selectively? (it-1 853 ¶5-6)

    • 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 22:1-6 (th study 2)

APPLY YOURSELF TO THE FIELD MINISTRY

  • Apply Yourself to Reading and Teaching: (10 min.) Discussion. Play the video Expressed With Conviction, and then discuss study 15 of the Teaching brochure.

  • Talk: (5 min. or less) it-1 604 ¶5​—Theme: How Could Abraham Be Declared Righteous Before the Death of Christ? (th study 7)

LIVING AS CHRISTIANS

  • Song 22

  • Protected by Obedience: (15 min.) Watch the video Annual Meeting 2017​—Talks and 2018 Yeartext—​Excerpt.

  • Congregation Bible Study: (30 min.) lvs chap. 5:16-23

  • Concluding Comments (3 min. or less)

  • Song 14 and Prayer