Week of August 31

Week of August 31

As a reminder, we have included an additional prayer resource. We created a 10-week election prayer guide that follows along with the Bible reading plan and helps us seek the Lord in this important season in our nation.

August 31 - Proverbs 9-10

1) Which "lady" should a man heed in Proverbs 9?

2) According to Proverbs 10:12, hatred stirs up strife, but what does love do?

September 1 - Proverbs 11-12

1) In Proverbs 11, what is like a gold ring in a pig's snout?

2) According to Proverbs 12, an excellent wife is like a ________ for her husband?

September 2 - Proverbs 13-14

1) In Proverbs 13, whoever spares the rod ________ his son, but he who _______ him is diligent to discipline him?

2) According to Proverbs 14, the way that seems right can lead to ______?

September 3 - Proverbs 15-16

1) In Proverbs 15, what can turn away wrath?

  1. A bribe
  2. A big stick
  3. A soft answer
  4. None of the above

2) According to Proverbs 16, what is the condition that makes it possible for God to make even our enemies to be at peace with us?

September 4 - Proverbs 17-18

1) According to Proverbs 17, when does a real friend love us?

  1. During easy times
  2. During tough times
  3. During happy times
  4. During sad times
  5. All of the above

2) In Proverbs 18, what is a strong tower and place of safety for the righteous?

September 5 - Proverbs 19-20

1) In Proverbs 19:21, whose plans are sure to succeed and stand?

2) According to Proverbs 20, if you love sleep, it will likely result in what?

  1. Sweet dreams
  2. Being rested
  3. Poverty
  4. None of the above

September 6: Discussion Questions

1) What passage uniquely spoke to you this week?

2) What insights did you gain about God?

3) What application might this have to what is happening in the world today?

4) How would God have you apply this truth to your life?