Monday, December 7, 2009

Week of December 7th - 13th

Congregation Bible Study:
(song 108)
Keep Yourselves In God's Love
(chapter 13, pgs 153-157 ¶16-26, box on pg 156)

Theocratic Ministry School:
Bible reading: Joshua 1-5
woohoo! I love the beginning of Joshua!
(definitely download the audio to listen to and follow along since it makes it so much better. Also, here's additional info I posted on my other blog with Highlights From the Book of Joshua showing maps of the locations mentioned in the account...since having a visual image in mind while you're doing your Bible reading really makes it come alive)
No. 1: Joshua 5:1-5
No. 2: Our Friends Should Love God
(lr chapter 44)
No. 3: What Is God's Kingdom? How to Show We Want It
(lr chapter 45)

Service Meeting:
(song 64)
Organized to Work Territory (10 min.)
(od -pgs 102-104, audience discussion of the six paragraphs under the subheading "Territory")
Local needs (10 min.)
Discern the Questioner's Viewpoint (10 min.)
(audience discussion based on: be pgs 66-68)
(song 137)

Watchtower Study Lesson:
"Be Peaceable With All Men"
(pgs 7-11 -October 15th study edition)
(songs 159 & 206)

book abbreviations:
* lr (Learn From the Great Teacher)
* od (Organized To Do Jehovah's Will)
* be (Benefit From Theocratic Ministry School Education)