Monday, January 11, 2010

Week of January 11th - 17th

Congregation Bible Study:
(song 126)
Keep Yourselves In God's Love
(chapter 15, pgs 174-179, ¶10-17, box on pg 177)

Theocratic Ministry School:
Bible reading: Joshua 21-24
No. 1: Joshua 24:1-13
No. 2: Is God Uncaring and Hard-Hearted?
No. 3: Does the Bible Say That the Soul Survives the Death of the Body?
(rs pg 169 ¶1-5)

Service Meeting:
(song 1)
Teach Your Bible Students How to Study (15 min.)
(audience discussion based on: be pgs 28-31, under subheading: "How to Study" ... begin with a demo of publisher showing new student how to prepare, using material on pg 7 of the Bible Teach book)
"Am I Qualified to Preach?" (15 min.)
(Q&A discussion. Interview publisher asking questions such as: What obstacles did you have to overcome to preach effectively? In what ways were you helped to become an active & productive minister?)
(song 97)

Watchtower Study Lesson:
"Treasure Your Place in the Congregation"
(pgs 13-17 -November 15th study edition)
(songs 53 & 48)

book abbreviations:
* rs (Reasoning From the Scriptures)
* be (Benefit From Theocratic Ministry School Education)