Monday, November 5, 2012

Week of November 5th - 11th

official link:

Congregation Bible Study:
(song 115 and Prayer)
"God's Word For Us Through Jeremiah"
(chapter 1, pgs 4-7, ¶1-7)

Theocratic Ministry School:
Bible reading: Joel 1-3
No. 1: Joel 2:17-27
No. 2: In What Practical Ways Might We Apply Proverbs 22:3?
No. 3: How Can We Show Respect for Jehovah's Organization?
(rs pg 284 ¶3-7)

Service Meeting:
(song 86)
(10 min): The Women Telling the Good News Are a Large Army (Psalm 68:11) (Discussion based on the 2012 Yearbook, pg 117, ¶2, to pg 118, ¶2; and pg 130, ¶1, to pg 131, ¶2. Invite audience to comment on the lessons learned)
(10 min): Local needs
(10 min): Ideas for Offering the Magazines in November
(Discussion. Take 30 to 60 seconds to relate why the magazines will have appeal in your territory. Then, using the cover series of The Watchtower, invite the audience to give suggestions on an interest-arousing question to ask, and then invite suggestions on a scripture to read. Do the same for the cover series of Awake! and, if time allows, for one other article from either magazine. Demonstrate how each issue may be offered.)
(song 105 and Prayer)

Watchtower Study Lesson:
"Learn From the Patience of Jehovah and Jesus"
(pgs 18-22 September 15th study edition)
(songs 35 & 90)

book abbreviations:
* rs (Reasoning From the Scriptures)

extra publications to bring this week:
* 2012 Yearbook