Bible Reading

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5 days per week / 3 to 5 chapters a day / Bible read in 1 year

Our Sunday Evening Bible Studies will focus on our Bible readings.

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WEEKLY MEDITATION VERSES

6  Be anxious for nothing, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God.  7  And the peace of God, which surpasses all comprehension, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.  Philippians 4:6-7

Week 7—Day 1

Exodus 32

  • What did the people ask Aaron for a while Moses was up on Mount Sinai?
  • Who made the golden calf?
  • What was Moses’s reaction to the golden calf?
  • How did Aaron respond when Moses confronted him?
  • What was Moses willing to give up if God forgave the children of Israel?
  • What did God say to Moses in response?

Exodus 33

  • What did God tell Moses to tell to the children of Israel?
  • What would happen when Moses entered the tent of meeting?
  • What was God’s response to Moses’ request to see His glory?

Exodus 34

  • Who was to cut the two stone tablets and what was God going to write on them?
  • Who were the children of Israel not to make a covenant with?
  • How long did Moses go without eating or drinking?
  • Why were the people afraid of Moses when he came down the mountain?
  • What did Moses put on his face?

Philippians 3

  • Who did Paul caution the believers to beware of?
  • What was Paul’s ethnic and religious background?
  • What did Paul count as loss for the sake of Christ?
  • Who were the enemies of the Cross of Christ?

Week 7—Day 2

Exodus 35

  • What was the seventh day supposed to be and what would happen if it was not kept?
  • How were the people to give their contributions to the Lord?
  • Who was to come and make stuff for the Tabernacle as the Lord commanded?

Exodus 36

  • Who were the two men chosen to oversee the work of the Tabernacle?
  • How much did the people bring for the Tabernacle and what did Moses command?
  • How many boards were made for the rear of the Tabernacle to the West?

Exodus 37

  • What did Bezalel make?
  • What was the mercy seat made of?
  • Where were the cherubim located?
  • How many cups were in the lampstand and what were they shaped like?

Psalms 26

  • No questions

Philippians 4

  • Who did Paul urge to live in harmony?
  • What are we to do always?
  • How are we to make our requests known to God?
  • Why could Paul do all things through Christ?

Week 7—Day 3

Exodus 38

  • What were the horns on the altar of burnt offering made of and overlaid with?
  • What did Bezalel make and who was the engraver that worked with him?
  • What were the 100 talents of silver for?
  • What was made out of the 1775 shekels?

Exodus 39

  • What was the ephod made of?
  • How many rows of stones were on the breast piece?
  • What verse states that the tabernacle of the tent of meeting was completed?
  • Who inspected all the work?

Exodus 40

  • When was the tabernacle of the tent of meeting to be set up?
  • Describe the order of the set up.
  • Why was Moses not able to enter the tabernacle?
  • What sat on the tabernacle by day?

Hebrews 1

  • How did God speak in the past?
  • How does God speak in the last days?
  • Describe Christ’s position as given in this chapter.
  • Who are the angels to worship?

Week 7—Day 4

Leviticus 1

  • Where did God speak to Moses out of?
  • What could be offered as a burnt offering?
  • What was the purpose of the person who brought the offering placing their hand on the animal’s head?
  • Who killed the animal? Who took care of sacrificing the animal?

Leviticus 2

  • What was to be brought for the grain offering; what was to be poured on it; what was to be put on it?
  • What could the grain offering not be made with?
  • Who was in charge of offering the sacrifice?

Leviticus 3

  • What type of offering is explained in this chapter?
  • What did the person bringing the offering have to do?
  • What did the priest do with the offering?
  • What could not be eaten?

Psalm 27

  • What did the Psalmist desire?
  • What did the Psalmist say would happen if a person waits on the Lord and is of good courage?

Hebrews 2

  • Why must our salvation not be neglected?
  • Why was Jesus made a little lower than the angels?
  • Why was Jesus made like His brothers?
  • Why is Jesus able to help those who are tempted?

Week 7—Day 5

Leviticus 4

  • If a priest sinned what did he have to do?
  • If the community sinned unintentionally what were they to do?
  • What was a member of the community to bring for an offering?
  • What was the result of offering the sacrifices as the Lord commanded?

Leviticus 5

  • Name four things this chapter mentions that would cause a person to be guilty.
  • What should the guilty person do in each of these four cases?
  • What were the various offerings that could be brought according to a person’s economic status?

Leviticus 6

  • How long was the burnt offering to remain ablaze?
  • What could Aaron and priests eat?
  • What would happen to the clay and bronze pots in which the meat was cooked?

Leviticus 7

  • What was the guilt offering similar to?
  • What would happen with flesh that touched anything unclean?
  • What would happen if someone ate the blood of a bird or an animal?

Hebrews 3

  • What descriptive names is Jesus given in verse 1? Why?
  • What must believers do to one another in order not to be hardened by sin?
  • Why were some not able to enter into God’s rest?

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WEEKLY MEDITATION VERSES

1  Lord, You have been our dwelling place in all generations.  2  Before the mountains were born Or You gave birth to the earth and the world, Even from everlasting to everlasting, You are God.    Psalms 90:1-2

Week 6—Day 1

Exodus 16

  • How and what did the Lord provide for the Israelites to eat?
  • Who did Moses make clear the people were grumbling against?
  • Explain how the people did not follow the instructions for gathering food.
  • How long did the Children of Israel eat manna and where were they at when it subsided?

Exodus 17

  • Who did Moses say the people were testing?
  • What was Moses to do to get water for the people?
  • How did the Israelites win against the Amalekites?
  • Whose name would be blotted out?

Exodus 18

  • What was Moses’ father-in-law’s name?
  • What was the advice Moses’ father-in-law gave him and what did he say would be the result if God was in it?
  • What was Moses’ response?

Ephesians 4

  • How are believers to walk?
  • What are the gifts and for what purpose did God give them to the church?
  • How should we speak the truth?
  • What should not come out of our mouth?
  • How are we to act toward one another?

Week 6—Day 2

Exodus 19

  • How long had the children of Israel been out of Egypt by this time?
  • In front of which mountain did the Israelites camp?
  • What did the Lord tell Moses?
  • What happened on the third day?
  • Why was Mount Sinai up in smoke?
  • Who could go up the mountain?

Exodus 20

  • List the Ten Commandments
  • What did the people see happen on Mount Sinai that frightened them?
  • What were the instructions of altars and sacrifices?

Exodus 21

  • How many years would a Hebrew slave serve before he would be freed?
  • What happened if the servant did not desire to be freed?
  • What violent acts did the Lord give laws for?
  • What happened if an animal fell in an uncovered pit?

Psalm 33

  • What is this Psalm about?
  • How are we to sing to the Lord

Ephesians 5

  • Who should believers imitate?
  • How should believers walk?
  • What will come to the disobedient?
  • How are believers to speak to each other?
  • How are believers to submit to each other?
  • How should wives submit to their husbands?
  • Who is the head of the church?
  • How should husbands love their wives?
  • How does Christ cleanse the church?
  • How does Christ desire to present the church?
  • What is the mystery concerning Christ and the church?

(Sorry—too much good stuff in this chapter.)

Week 6—Day 3

Exodus 22

  • What was the penalty for a man killing a thief that was breaking in?
  • What happened to the man who seduced a virgin that was not engaged?
  • What was the proper course of action when lending money to the poor?

Exodus 23

  • What was a person to do with their enemy’s ox or donkey?
  • What was the Sabbath Day designed for?
  • Whose gods were not to be worshipped or served?
  • Who would God not drive out in a year but little by little?

Exodus 24

  • What was the Israelites’ response to the words of the Lord spoken by Moses?
  • What was God going to give Moses on the mountain?
  • How long was Moses on the mountain?
  • What did the glory of God look like to the Israelites?

Psalm 109

  • No Questions

Ephesians 6

  • Children are to obey & honor whom? Why?  What is the result?
  • What are fathers to do?
  • How are slaves to act toward their masters? Why?
  • How are masters supposed to act toward their slaves? Why?
  • What is the believer’s struggle against?
  • Describe the armor of God and how it is supposed to be used.
  • What type of Ambassador was Paul?

Week 6—Day 4

Exodus 25

  • List what Moses was to receive from the people’s freewill contribution.
  • What was the seat on the Ark of the Covenant called?
  • What were the poles for the table of showbread made of, what were they overlaid with, and what was their purpose?
  • How many cups were on the Golden lampstand and what were they shaped like?

Exodus 26

  • What divided the Holy Place from the Holy of Holies?
  • What was to be set in the Holy of Holies?
  • What was to be set in the Holy Place?

Exodus 27

  • What were the altar and its poles made of and overlaid with?
  • What were the dimensions of the tabernacle court?
  • Where was the lamp located, who would tend it, what would it burn, and how long was it to stay lit?

Psalm 90

  • No questions

Philippians 1

  • What did Paul thank God for?
  • Of what was Paul confident?
  • Where was Paul?
  • What did Paul live for?
  • What did Paul desire more than living? Why?
  • How were the Philippian believers to conduct themselves?

Week 6—Day 5

Exodus 28

  • To whom was the priesthood given?
  • What type of garments were to be made for Aaron? Name the garments.
  • Describe the four rows of stones on the breast piece and what they represent.
  • What color was the robe of the ephod?
  • What was engraved on the gold plate of Aaron’s turban that was to be worn on his forehead?
  • Describe Aaron’s sons’ clothing.

Exodus 29

  • How many offerings were given during the consecration of the priests?
  • How many lambs were offered each day?
  • What was to be done with the ram of ordination/consecration? Where?
  • How many days was atonement to be made for the altar?

Exodus 30

  • What was the altar of incense made of and what was it overlaid with?
  • How often did Aaron make atonement?
  • How did the offering of the rich compare to the offering of the poor?
  • Where was the laver placed?
  • What would happen to a priest if he did not wash before offering?
  • Who was anointed with the holy anointing oil?

Exodus 31

  • Who did God call to oversee the making of the tabernacle items and what were they filled with?
  • What happened to those who did not observe the sabbath?
  • Who was the writer on the tablets of stone?

Philippians 2

  • Who is a believer’s attitude to be like?
  • How obedient was Christ?
  • How are believers to work out their salvation?
  • Who works in believers?
  • How are believers to do everything?

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WEEKLY MEDITATION VERSES

1  Oh give thanks to the LORD, call upon His name; Make known His deeds among the peoples.  2  Sing to Him, sing praises to Him; Speak of all His wonders.                Psalms 105:1-2

Week 5—Day 1

Exodus 1

  • How many of Jacob’s descendants came to Egypt?
  • How did Israel’s descendants make out in Egypt according to this chapter?
  • What was the new king in Egypt’s fear regarding the children of Israel?
  • What was the king of Egypt’s command to the Hebrew midwives?
  • When king of Egypt saw that his command to the midwives was not working what did he do?

Exodus 2

  • Who named Moses and what tribe was he from?
  • How was Moses spared and who was paid to raise him?
  • What did Moses do that caused him to flee to the land of Midian?
  • When the king of Egypt died what did the children of Israel do and what did God do?

Exodus 3

  • Explain how God got Moses’s attention, why God wanted Moses’s attention, and Moses’s response.
  • What was Moses to tell the leaders of Israel?
  • What were the women to ask of their neighbors and what were they to do with what they received?

Galatians 5

  • For what did Christ set us free?
  • What are we not to use our freedom for?
  • What are the deeds of the flesh?
  • What are the fruits of the Spirit?
  • What have those who belong to Christ done?

Week 5—Day 2

Exodus 4

  • What three signs would Moses perform if the elders did not believe him?
  • What was the excuse that Moses gave?
  • Why was God going to kill Moses on his way to Egypt?
  • Who did God send to Moses in the wilderness?
  • How did the people react to Moses?

Exodus 5

  • How did Pharaoh react to Moses’s request to let the people go?
  • What did Pharaoh do in retaliation to the children of Israel because of Moses’s request?
  • How did the leaders of the children of Israel react to Moses?
  • What did Moses say to the Lord?

Exodus 6

  • What did God tell Moses to tell to the children of Israel?
  • What did God tell Moses to tell Pharaoh?
  • How was Korah related to Moses?
  • Why did Moses say that Pharaoh would not listen to him?

Galatians 6

  • How do we deceive ourselves?
  • To whom are we to do good?
  • What did Paul say was allowable boasting?

Week 5—Day 3

Exodus 7

  • How old were Moses and Aaron when they spoke to Pharaoh?
  • What did Aaron’s staff do that the other magicians’ staffs could not do?
  • What was the first plague?

Exodus 8

  • How extensive was the frog plague in Egypt?
  • What did Pharaoh do when he saw that there was relief from the frogs?
  • After what plague did Pharaoh offer to compromise, what was the compromise, and did he honor his word?

Exodus 9

  • On which livestock would there be a plague if Pharaoh would not let the people go?
  • What were the sixth and seventh plagues?
  • What needed to happen for the Egyptians to be spared from the seventh plague?

Psalm 105

  • This song looks at Israel’s history from two perspectives, whose perspectives are they?

Ephesians 1

  • How many spiritual blessings do we have in Christ?
  • What is the seal that we have been marked with?
  • Where is Christ placed in relation to all things?

Week 5—Day 4

Exodus 10

  • What would the descendants of the children of Israel know about the Egyptians concerning the plagues?
  • What were the plagues in this chapter?
  • What were the compromises that Pharaoh gave in this chapter?
  • How did Moses refuse Pharaoh’s compromises?

Exodus 11

  • What were the Israelites to request from their neighbors?
  • Explain the tenth plague.

Exodus 12

  • What were the children of Israel to do on the 10th and 14th day of the month?
  • Describe how the Israelites were to dress when eating the Passover Lamb.
  • How many men journeyed from Rameses to Succoth?
  • Exactly how long did the children of Israel live in Egypt?
  • What foreigners were allowed to eat the Passover meal?

Ephesians 2

  • What are unbelievers dead in?
  • What is God rich in?
  • What are unbelievers saved “by” and “through”?
  • Who is our peace?

Week 5—Day 5

Exodus 13

  • What was the day that Moses wanted the people to remember?
  • What was the feast called that they were to observe for 7 days?
  • Why were the children of Israel not lead through the land of the Philistines?

Exodus 14

  • What did Pharaoh do when he came to his senses and realized he lost all the children of Israel?
  • How did the children of Israel react when they saw the Egyptians chasing them down?
  • How did Israel cross the Red Sea?
  • What happened to the Egyptian army when they tried to cross the red Sea?

Exodus 15

  • Describe the song of Moses and the children of Israel.
  • How long were the Israelites in the wilderness with no water?
  • What did Moses do to take the bitterness out of the water at Marah?
  • What was at Elim?

Psalm 114

  • No questions.

Ephesians 3

  • What was the mystery made known to Paul by revelation?
  • Through whom is the manifold witness of God made known in this age?
  • What is God able to do?

Click this link for WEEK 4 QUESTIONS

WEEKLY MEDITATION VERSES

4  Make me know Your ways, O LORD; Teach me Your paths.   5  Lead me in Your truth and teach me, For You are the God of my salvation; For You I wait all the day.      Psalm 24:4-5

Week 4—Day 1

Genesis 41

  • How many dreams did Pharaoh have and what was the interpretation to Pharaoh’s dreams?
  • What was the result of Joseph’s interpreting Pharaoh’s dreams and how old was he?
  • How many sons did Joseph have?
  • How far reaching was the famine before Joseph opened the storehouses?

Genesis 42

  • What did Joseph accuse his brothers of when they went to Egypt to buy grain.
  • What did the brothers have to do to prove their innocence?
  • What did the brothers find in their grain when they opened them up?

Mark 16

  • Why did Jesus specifically mention Peter in verse 7? (You will have to consult a commentary or “google” it. 😊)
  • Who did Jesus appear to first after his rising from the grave?
  • What happened when the disciples heard that Jesus had risen from the grave?

Week 4—Day 2

Genesis 43

  • Why was Judah afraid to go back to Egypt?
  • What did the brothers take to Egypt with them?
  • What did the brothers seek to return to Joseph?
  • What did Joseph do when he saw Benjamin?
  • How big of a portion of food did Joseph serve to Benjamin over the others?

Genesis 44

  • In addition to returning the money, what did Joseph put into Benjamin’s bag of grain?
  • How did Joseph give his brothers some of their own medicine? Please explain…
  • Which brother offered himself up in Benjamin’s place?

Psalm 24

  • Who owns all things?

Galatians 1

  • What was Paul upset about?
  • Who is to be accursed/condemned?
  • Who taught Paul the Gospel?

Week 4—Day 3

Genesis 45

  • What was the reason Joseph gave for his being sold into slavery by his brothers?
  • What was Pharaoh’s proposal to Joseph’s brothers?
  • What does this story tell us about how God is in control of all things and help us to understand Romans 8:28?

Genesis 46

  • What did God tell Jacob in a vision?
  • Who went to Egypt with Jacob?
  • What were Jacob’s words after he met Joseph?

Psalm 108

  • What is the contrast between verses 12 & 13?
  • How does that give us cause for praise and hope?

Galatians 2

  • Why did Paul go up to Jerusalem after 14 years?
  • Who was Paul entrusted to take the gospel to? Who was Peter entrusted to take the gospel to?
  • Who did Paul oppose to his face and why?
  • What does Galatians 2:20 mean when it says: “I have been crucified with Christ…”?  This link will shed some light on the phrase:  http://bit.ly/37hOkjA

Week 4—Day 4

Genesis 47

  • How old was Jacob when he moved to Egypt?
  • What did Joseph take for payment for food instead of money and what eventually happened?
    • Bonus question: Do verses 13-24 help you understand the slavery setting in the book of Exodus?  This link may help you:  http://bit.ly/38sUXQe
  • What did Joseph promise Jacob?

Genesis 48

  • Who did Jacob put ahead of Manasseh?
  • What did Israel say would happen to Joseph?

Psalm 25

  • No questions

Galatians 3

  • Who is justified by the law?
  • How did Christ redeem us from the law?
  • How many years after the covenant was the law established?
  • If we belong to Christ, whose seed are we?

Week 4—Day 5

Genesis 49

  • What did Jacob call Simeon and Levi?
  • Where would Zebulun live?
  • How did Jacob describe Benjamin?
  • Where did Jacob desire to be buried?

Genesis 50

  • How long was Jacob’s embalming period and where was he buried?
  • How long did Joseph live and where was he buried?

Galatians 4

  • When and to who were believers slaves?
  • Who does Hagar stand for?
  • Who are the children of promise like and who is their mother?

Click this link for WEEK 3 QUESTIONS

WEEKLY MEDITATION VERSES

8 The Lord is gracious and merciful; Slow to anger and great and lovingkindness. 9 The Lord is good to all, and His mercies are over all His works.  Psalm 145:8-9

Week 3—Day 1

Genesis 28

  • To whose house did Jacob go?
  • Why did Esau take a Canaanite wife?
  • Describe Jacob’s dream and give the name of the place.

Genesis 29

  • Who did Jacob meet at the well and what did she do?
  • What did Jacob do when he met the young lady at the well?
  • Describe what Jacob had to do in order to marry Laban’s daughter.
  • Why did the Lord open Leah’s womb?

Mark 11

  • Describe the triumphal entry.
  • After Jesus left Jerusalem where did he go?
  • Why did Jesus drive out the money changers?
  • What was the question Jesus asked to the chief priests and scribes?
  • Bonus question: What is the significance of the fig tree story in verses 12-14 & 20-26? 

Week 3—Day 2

Genesis 30

  • According to chapters 29 and 30 how many mothers bore Jacob’s children? Name the mothers.  List their relationship to each other and to Jacob.
  • Name Jacob’s children mentioned in chapters 29 and 30
  • How did Jacob prosper from Laban?

Genesis 31

  • Why did Jacob leave secretly?
  • Why did Laban pursue Jacob?
  • How did Laban and Jacob solve their disagreement?

Psalm 11

  • Where is the Lord’s throne?
  • Who does the Lord test?
  • who will behold his face?

Mark 12

  • What was the parable of the vine growers about?
  • Who did the vineyard owner send to the vine growers after they had abused many of the owner slaves?
  • What did the vine growers do to the vineyard owner’s son
  • Who did Jesus tell the crowd to beware of?
  • Explain why the widow gave more with one mite then the rich people who were putting in large sums of money.

Week 3—Day 3

Genesis 32

  • How many men were coming with Esau and what did Jacob do?
  • What was Jacob’s present for Esau?
  • Why didn’t the Israelites eat the sinew of the hip that’s on the socket of the thigh?

Genesis 33

  • Contrast Esau’s attitude in Genesis 27:41 and chapter 33:4-11.
  • Where did Jacob and Esau end up going after their meeting?
  • how much did Jacob pay for the land in Shechem and what did he do after he bought the land?

Genesis 34

  • What did Shechem do?
  • How Hamor handle the situation?
  • What was the response to Shechem by Jacob’s sons?
  • What Jacob tell Simeon and Levi?

Psalm 145

  • What do you see regarding God’s character?

Mark 13

  • Describe some of the events that will lead up to the coming of Christ and verses 5 through 23.
  • Where and how will the Son of Man be seen coming?
  • When does this chapter say that Christ will return? 

Week 3—Day 4

Genesis 35

  • Who was Rebekah’s nurse and where was she buried?
  • What was Rachel’s son’s name who was born in this chapter and what happened to Rachel?
  • What did Reuben do in this chapter?
  • How old was Isaac when he died and who buried him?

Genesis 36

  • Where did Esau move to?
  • Who became king after Husham died and what did he do in Moab?
  • Why are Biblical genealogies important? This link may help you:  https://bit.ly/3akoCwR

Genesis 37

  • In your own words summarize and explain Joseph’s dreams.
  • What was Joseph’s brothers’ reaction to his dreams?
  • What did Joseph’s brothers’ tell their father happened to Joseph?

Psalm 12

  • What is this Psalm about? Can you relate?  How does this apply to you today?

Mark 14

  • List 5 main things that happened in this chapter.
  • Who were the men to follow in order to find a place to celebrate the Passover with Jesus?
  • What did Peter remember Jesus telling Him?

Week 3—Day 5

Genesis 38

  • What happened to Er and why?
  • What happened to Onan and why?
  • What did Tamar do to Judah?
  • How would you label this chapter?

Genesis 39

  • How many times does this chapter refer to the Lord being with and helping Joseph?
  • Where was Joseph taken, who was he enslaved to, and what became his position in his master’s house?
  • What did Joseph’s master’s wife want from him, how did Joseph handle the situation, and what was the result?

Genesis 40

  • What two men had dreams?
  • What was Joseph’s interpretation of the two men’s dreams?
  • Did Joseph’s interpretations come true?

Mark 15

  • What stands out to you in this chapter?
  • How does this chapter make you appreciate your salvation?

Click this link for WEEK 2 QUESTIONS

WEEKLY MEDITATION VERSE

Oh give thanks to the Lord, for He is good, For His lovingkindness is everlasting.  Psalm 107:1

Week 2—Day 1

Genesis 16

  • What was Hagar’s son’s name?
  • What type of an animal was Hagar’s son likened to?
  • How old was Abram when Hagar bore him a son?

Genesis 17

  • Why did God change Abram’s name to Abraham?
  • What were some of the promises that God gave to Abraham in his covenant?
  • What was the sign of the covenant between God and Abraham?
  • What did Abraham do when God told him that Sarah would have a son?
  • How old were Abraham and Ishmael when they were circumcised?

Genesis 18

  • Where did the Lord appear to Abraham?
  • What did Sarah do when she heard that she was going to have a child?
  • Where did the men go after they visited Abraham?
  • How many righteous did Abraham bargain the Lord down to so Sodom would not be destroyed?

Mark 6

  • What were the disciples to take on their journey?
  • What did the disciples preach?
  • Why was John the Baptist put in prison?
  • How and why was John the Baptist put to death?
  • Why did Jesus feel compassion for the 5000?
  • How many people we are healed who touched Jesus’ cloak?

Week 2—Day 2

Genesis 19

  • Who did lot offer in exchange for the two angels who were visiting him to the men of the city?
  • What sins did Lot, his wife, and daughters commit?

Genesis 20

  • What did Abraham lie about?
  • What explanation did Abraham give to Abimelech why he lied?
  • How did Abimelech come to find out that Abraham lied and what happened to Abimelech’ household?

Psalm 1

  • What two types of people are contrasted in this chapter?

Mark 7

  • Who prophesied about the Pharisees and the scribes?
  • What defiles a man?
  • Why did the Syrophoenician fall at Jesus’ feet?
  • What was the gender of the person who was deaf and had a speech impediment.

Week 2—Day 3

Genesis 21

  • What did Abraham do the day Isaac was weaned?
  • What did Ishmael become and where did he live after leaving Abraham’s house?
  • Where did Abraham and Abimelech make a covenant?

Genesis 22

  • Where did God tell Abraham to take Isaac and what was he to do with him?
  • Why did God tell Abraham not to sacrifice Isaac?
  • Where did Abraham live?

Genesis 23

  • Who was the son of Zohar?
  • How much did Abraham buy Sarah’s burial plot for?
  • Where was Sarah’s burial plot?

Psalm 107

  • What do you specifically see in this chapter that you can praise the Lord for?

Mark 8

  • How long had the people been with Jesus without food?
  • Where did Jesus heal the blind man?
  • Who did Peter say that Jesus was?
  • What was Jesus’ rebuke to Peter?

Week 2—Day 4

Genesis 24

  • From what people group did Abraham tell his servant not to take a wife for Isaac from?
  • Who was Milcah’s husband and what was their daughter’s name?
  • What were some of Milcah’s daughter’s characteristics?
  • Who was Laban?
  • What was Milcah’s daughter’s response when asked if she would go with Abraham’s servant?
  • Why did Milcah’s daughter go with Abraham’s servant?

Genesis 25

  • Who was Abraham’s wife mentioned in this chapter and how many children are mentioned?
  • In what state of mind did Abraham die? Did Paul have the same state of mind? 2 Timothy 4:1-8.
  • Where was Abraham buried?
  • Verses 12-18 are a fulfillment to a covenant with Abraham mentioned in 17:20. What are some general observations that you see?
  • Who were Isaac and Rebekah’s two sons?

Psalm 4

  • Read this right before bed tonight.

Mark 9

  • What happened to Jesus’ clothes at the transfiguration?
  • What two Old Testament figures were seen at the transfiguration?
  • What physically happened to the demon-possessed boy when Jesus healed him?
  • Why would it be better to have a millstone put around their neck and thrown into the sea?

Week 2—Day 5

Genesis 26

  • What sin did Isaac commit that his father had committed twice earlier in Genesis and who was the king that found him out? Look back and see if you can find some similarities.
  • Who did Isaac make a covenant with? Look back and see if you can find some similarities.

Genesis 27

  • Who did Jacob deceive and why?
  • Who was right along Jacob through his deception?
  • What was Esau going to do after the days of morning his father were complete?

Mark 10

  • Why did Moses write a certificate of divorce? What do verses 11 and 12 mean?
  • Who did Jesus say more than once in the chapter has a harder time getting into heaven? Why?
  • What was James and John’s request to Jesus? What was Jesus’ answer?
  • Who was the blind man?

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WEEKLY MEDITATION VERSE

14 Let the words of my mouth and the meditation of my heart-Be acceptable in Your sight, O Lord, my rock and my Redeemer.   Psalm 19:14

Week 1—Day 1

  • Genesis 1
    • What phrase is repeated in 1:5813192331? Does this prove anything?
    • “God saw that it was good” is another important phrase ( 1:1012182125), that culminates with God seeing “everything that he had made, and behold, it was very good” (Gen. 1:31). What does this show about God’s nature?  Are there any verses you can think of that support your answer?
  • Genesis 2
    • What tree was not to be eaten from.
    • What was the reason that “…a man shall leave his father and hismother, and be joined to his wife; and they shallbecome one flesh.”?
  • Psalm 19
    • What speaks forth God’s glory without words?
    • Summarize verses 7-11. Does this motivate you to read and study Scripture more?
  • Mark 1
    • Are the baptisms mentioned in the chapter all the same or are they different baptisms? Here is a link that will shed some light on baptism.  https://bit.ly/2ZAZpJD
    • In verses 40-45 Jesus healed a leper who Jesus told to “…say nothing to anyone…” (45) but then in the next verse (46) it says that “he went out and began to proclaim it freely and to spread the news around, to such an extent that Jesus could no longer publicly enter a city…” Was the leper in sin for disobedience?

Week 1—Day 2

  • Genesis 3
    • Did the serpent lie when he said to Eve in verse 4: “You surely will not die!” Explain your answer.
    • Why did Adam name his wife Eve?
  • Genesis 4
    • What were Cain and Abel’s professions?
    • Why was Cain’s sacrifice not accepted?
    • Who was Adam and Eve’s son that replaced Abel?
  • Genesis 5
    • How old was Adam when Seth was born?
    • How old was Adam when he died?
    • Who was Methusaleh’s father?
  • Mark 2
    • In verse 5, whose faith did Jesus see and whose sins were forgiven? Any thoughts on what that verse means?
    • Who did Christ come into the world to call?
    • Who was the sabbath made for?

Week 1—Day 3

  • Genesis 6
    • Summarize your thoughts on verses 1-4. Here is a link that might help: https://bit.ly/2tfYQbY
    • How many decks did the ark have?
    • Why did Noah take two of every living thing on the ark?
  • Genesis 7
    • How old was Noah when the flood came?
    • How long did the earth flood?
    • How long did the water stay on the earth?
  • Genesis 8
    • When did Noah open the window of the ark?
    • What two types of birds were sent out by Noah?
    • What did Noah do in the last verses of the chapter?
  • Psalm 104
  • Mark 3
    • Who did Jesus heal?
    • Who did the Pharisees conspire with?
    • Who is guilty of an eternal sin?

Week 1—Day 4

  • Genesis 9
    • What was the covenant that God made with Noah?
    • What is the sign of the covenant and when will it come about?
    • What was Noah and Ham’s sin?
    • How old was Noah when he died?
  • Genesis 10
    • Who was Nimrod’s father?
    • Who was Peleg’s father?
  • Genesis 11
    • Why did God confuse the people’s language?
    • Who was the father of Terah?
    • What was Nahor’s wife’s name?
  • Mark 4
    • What seed did the birds come and eat?
    • What seed immediately falls away when affliction and persecution comes?
    • What is the kingdom of God like?

Week 1—Day 5

  • Genesis 12
    • What did the Lord promise Abram?
    • Why did Pharaoh treat Abram so well?
  • Genesis 13
    • Where did Abram move to when he left Egypt?
    • After the separation, where did Abram settle and where did Lot settle?
  • Genesis 14
    • Who rebelled on the 13th year?
    • Who recovered Lot with all his possessions?
    • Who was Melchizedek?
  • Genesis 15
    • Who did God specifically say would be Abram’s heir?
    • What does verse 6 reflect in Abram’s life? (Compare with Romans 4:3; 20–22 Galatians 3:6 James 2:23)
    • What was the covenant the Lord made with Abram?
  • Psalm148
    • No questions—just meditate and praise the Lord!
  • Mark 5
    • Why was no one able to bind the demon-possessed man?
    • What was the demon’s name that possessed the man?
    • Who touched Jesus’ garments?
    • How old was the girl Jesus healed?