The Genesis of a Family Disaster

Read Genesis 24 and 29:21–30. What kind of family is being created here? What lesson should this reveal to us about how following customs of the world, especially when they go against principles of truth, can lead to disaster? Initially it appears that this family is off to a good start. Abraham sends his servant […]

At the Root of Evil

  What was the cause of Satan’s expulsion from heaven? Isa. 14:12–14. What does it say about  freedom that even in a perfect environment, heaven, this terrible trait was able to arise? Lucifer began to become dissatisfied with his position. Lucifer wanted more than it was his right to have  he literally wanted to be […]

Esther’s Days of Stress

Wednesday’s Lesson – Esther’s Day of Stress What were some of the adversities, struggles, and pressures Esther faced? Esther 2:6, 7 The first thing that we notice is that Esther is taken into captivity. I am sure that this was a terrible experience for her. How do you think it would feel to be taken […]

The Downcast Soul

Sundays Lesson – Downcast Soul Read Psalm 42. How can you relate to what’s being expressed there?  What hope is offered As David is writing in this passage I can feel the pulse of his intense  earnestness as he describes his condition. David is thirsty, and this thirst can  only be described like the thirst […]

Bitter Life Events

Monday’s Lesson – Bitter Life Events On top of the stress of that ordeal, what else did Elijah face? 1 Kings 19:1, 2. Elijah faced the wrath of Jezebel. Jezebel was know for her execution of the prophets of God. When Jezebel discovers that Elijah has killed 400 prophets of Baal she threatens to take […]