Old/New Testament Plan

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Completing the Bible Challenge

Pastor Charles congratulates those who have completed the 2016 Bible Reading Challenge! Many of our members — including elementary students and youth — completed the challenge, and still more have been reading along with them. As we celebrate this accomplishment, we also encourage those that are still reading and hope you’ll finish at your own pace.

Sign Up for 2017 Reading Challenge!

Congratulations to all of those who have recently completed their Bible reading! In 2017, we build on this momentum with a challenge based on daily devotions and reading. If you want to participate in the 2017 challenge, you need to sign up — for instructions and information on how to subscribe to the new challenge mailing list,…

Initial Reading Assignments for 2017

Below are the weekly questions for the first week of the 2017 reading challenge. To continue receiving them in your inbox, visit http://kingswoodumc.org/reading-challenge to sign up! What is Paul’s eager desire and hope? According to Chambers, how should we respond to God’s guidance, and how should we respond to doubt? What does “fruit bearing” indicate…

Questions for December 18 to December 24

What is the link between Jesus and the prophet Micah?
What does Habakkuk do when the fig tree does not blossom, there is no fruit on the vines, the olives fail, the fields yield no food, and there is no herd in the stalls?
What kind of power do the two witnesses have?

Questions for December 4 to December 10

When King Nebuchadneznar ordered his palace master to bring some of the Israelites fo the royal family and nobility, what personal attributes did they possess?
What names were given to Daniel’s friends?
In the third year of King Cyrus of Persia, a word was revealed to Daniel. Tell me three things about this word.
What were the names of Hosea and Gomer’s first three children and their gender?
What can we learn from those who do evil and who do good?

Questions for November 27 to December 3

What was the valley filled with, when the hand of the Lord came upon Ezekiel and took him down to the valley?
What is the message that “we have heard from him and declare/proclaim to you?”
What is the message you heard from the beginning?

Questions for November 13 to November 19

What never ceases? What will never come to an end because they are new every morning?
When Ezekiel was with the exiles and the heavens opened up, what river was near by?
What was the prophesy that the Lord gave Ezekiel against the Prophets of Israel who were prophesying out of their own imagination or heart?
What must we understand that everyone should be doing?