Daily Bible Reading – Genesis 21

Daily Bible Reading – Genesis 21

Read or Listen to Genesis Chapter 21 here. Abraham’s 100th birthday present! Discuss the birth of Isaac. What kind of day must that have been? Discuss Sarah’s statement Genesis 21:6-7. Are there any reasons that God could have NOT kept His word to Abraham?...
Daily Bible Reading – Genesis 21

Daily Bible Reading – Genesis 20

Read or Listen to Genesis Chapter 20 here. It looks like Abraham is acting like dumb ol’ Abram again. Who else is screaming, “You gotta be kidding’ me!” What is different in the way God acted in this story than in Genesis 12? Discuss the...
Daily Bible Reading – Genesis 21

Daily Bible Reading – Genesis 19

Read or Listen to Genesis Chapter 19 here.     Genesis 19 tells us the story of Lot’s rescue from the City of Sodom. Review Genesis 19:1-5. What, if anything, leads us to believe that Lot considered Sodom a Dangerous City? Why do you think Lot chose to live...
Daily Bible Reading – Genesis 21

Daily Bible Reading – Genesis 18

Read or Listen to Genesis Chapter 18 here. Read verses 1 and 2. In what form do these verses indicate that the Lord appeared to Abraham? Does this surprise you? Have you ever had unexpected company show up for dinner? What kind of a host were you? What kind of host...
Daily Bible Reading – Genesis 21

Daily Bible Reading – Genesis 17

Read or Listen to Genesis Chapter 17 here. “God Almighty” here is El Shaddai in Hebrew which means “Great Mountain.” How might this name apply to all we know about Abram’s story so far? Think about the word “covenant.” What are some other words that have the same or...
Daily Bible Reading – Genesis 21

Daily Bible Reading – Galatians 6

Read or Listen to Galatians Chapter 6 here. What does it mean when a believer is overcome by sin? How could we “humbly and gently” help them?  Discuss the comforts and responsibilities you find in this scripture. Why does Paul care if people do good work...
Daily Bible Reading – Genesis 21

Daily Bible Reading – Galatians 5

Read or Listen to Galatians Chapter 5 here. Discuss/Consider Galatians 5:1. What do you think about that? How are we free? How do we get entangled again? How could we stay free? Paul speaks of circumcision in Galatians 5:2-4 which isn’t a big deal today. What do...
Daily Bible Reading – Genesis 21

Daily Bible Reading – Galatians 4

Read or Listen to Galatians Chapter 4 here. Review Galatians 4:1-4. Discuss the differences and the similarities of Sons/Daughters and Slaves. What is the role of the Holy Spirit in transferring slaves into sonship? What are the benefits and privileges granted by the...
Daily Bible Reading – Genesis 21

Daily Bible Reading – Galatians 3

Read or Listen to Galatians Chapter 3 here. Discuss/Consider Galatians 3:1.  What would Paul think about our graphic depictions of Christ in our day and age? Should those images make it easier or harder to believe? What did Paul mean about receiving the Holy Spirit in...
Daily Bible Reading – Genesis 21

Daily Bible Reading – Galatians 2

Read or Listen to Galatians Chapter 2 here.   Galatians 2:1-9 continue Paul’s story.  What is the significance of Paul and the church leaders “comparing notes” in Galatians 2:2? The Galatians were trying to mix Judaism and Christianity. How was...