Week of June 14

Week of June 14

June 14: Malachi 1-2

1) How were the people and priests disrespecting God (see 1:6-14)?

  1. Taking His name in vain by swearing and cursing
  2. Offering Him second-rate offerings
  3. Worshipping idols
  4. None of the above

2) What does God want our marriages to produce and therefore a big reason to keep them intact (2:15)?

June 15: Malachi 3-4

1) What were the people robbing God of according to chapter 3?

  1. Praise and glory
  2. Tithes and offerings
  3. Thanks and gratitude
  4. None of the above

2) Who was coming to prepare the way for Messiah (see 3:1; 4:5)?

June 16: Matthew 1-2

1) Why did Joseph decide to go through with the marriage to Mary (1:19-21)?

2) What gifts did the wise men bring the Christ child in chapter 2?

  1. Gold
  2. Frankincense
  3. Myrrh
  4. All of the above

June 17: Matthew 3-4

1) What happened when John baptized Jesus (see 3:13-17)?

  1. Heavens opened
  2. Spirit descended like a dove
  3. Voice from Heaven spoke affirmation
  4. All of the above

2) How did Jesus counter Satan's temptations to sin and deviate from God's mission of the cross (see 4:1-11)?

June 18: Matthew 5

1) To what did Jesus compare His followers' intended influence and impact (see v.13-16)?

  1. Bread and Butter
  2. Salt and Pepper
  3. Salt and Light
  4. None of the above

2) According to Jesus, how are we to treat our enemies (see v. 43-48)?

June 19: Matthew 6-7

1) What are the elements of prayer according to Jesus (see 6:9.13)?

  1. Honoring God's Name
  2. Seeking God's Kingdom and will
  3. Asking for daily needs
  4. Pleading for forgiveness
  5. Avoiding temptation
  6. All of the above

2) What is the "Golden Rule" according to Jesus (see 7:12)?

June 20: 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?