Let your light so shine before men, that they may see your good works and glorify your Father in heaven.

November 26 – Review and Reflections

November  26 – Review and Reflection

Today’s Bible Reading

Daniel 2:24-3:30

1 Peter 4:7-5:14

Proverbs 28:15-16


Review and Reflections

1. Read Daniel 2:24-49. Daniel went to Arioch, whom the king had appointed to destroy the wise men of Babylon. What did he say to him?


What did Arioch tell the king?


Daniel said…

* The _________________  which the king has demanded, the wise men, the astrologers, the magicians, and the soothsayers cannot declare to the king.

* There is a God in heaven who ________________ secrets.

* God has made known to King Nebuchadnezzar what will be in the _______________ days.

* The ___________ of heaven has given you a kingdom, power, strength, and glory.

* God of heaven will set up a ___________________ which shall never be destroyed.


After the dream and interpretation was revealed, King Nebuchadnezzar …

* fell on his face, prostrate before Daniel, and commanded that they should present an _________________ and incense to him.

* said, “Truly your God is the God of gods, the Lord of kings, and a __________________  of secrets.”

* promoted ______________ and gave him many great gifts.

* made Daniel ruler over the whole province of Babylon, and chief ________________________ over all the wise men of Babylon.
* set Shadrach, Meshach, and Abed-Nego over the __________________ of the province of Babylon.



2. Read Daniel 3:1- 30. Nebuchadnezzar …

* made an image of gold, whose height was _____________ cubits and its width __________ cubits.

* set the image up in the plain of ___________, in the province of Babylon.
* sent word to gather together the satraps, the administrators, the governors, the counselors, the treasurers, the judges, the magistrates, and all the officials of the provinces, to come to the ______________________ of the image.

What was the command that the king gave?


What was the penalty given if the command was not obeyed?


Certain Chaldeans came forward and accused Shadrach, Meshach, and Abed-Nego of not falling down and __________________ the gold image.


Shadrach, Meshach, and Abed-Nego said to the king…

* our God whom we serve is able to ________________  us from the burning fiery furnace, and He will deliver us from your hand.

* we do not _____________ your gods, nor will we worship the gold image which you have set up.


Nebuchadnezzar was full of fury and commanded that they heat the furnace ______________ times more than it was usually heated.

Shadrach, Meshach, and Abed-Nego were _______________ in their coats, their trousers, their turbans, and their other garments, and were cast into the midst of the burning fiery furnace.

What happened to the men who cast Shadrach, Meshach, and Abed-Nego into the furnace?


King Nebuchadnezzar said…

* Did we not cast ____________ men bound into the midst of the fire?

* I see ___________ men loose, walking in the midst of the fire; and they are not hurt, and the form of the fourth is like the Son of God.

* Shadrach, Meshach, and Abed-Nego, servants of the ________  ________   __________ , come out, and come here.

* Blessed be the God of Shadrach, Meshach, and Abed-Nego, who sent His _____________ and delivered His servants who trusted in Him.

* Any people, nation, or language which speaks anything amiss against the God of Shadrach, Meshach, and Abed-Nego shall be _________ in pieces, and their houses shall be made an ash heap.


The hair of  Shadrach, Meshach, and Abed-Nego was not singed nor were their garments affected, and the _________ of fire was not on them.



3. Read 1 Peter 4:7-19. Believers…

* should be ___________________ and watchful in prayer.
* should have fervent _____________ for one another – love will cover a multitude of sins.
* should be ___________________ to one another without grumbling.
* should use the gift that they have received – be a good ___________________ of the gift that God has given.
* should speak as the _______________ of God.

* should minister with the ______________ which God supplies.


When going through trials why should you be joyful?


The time has come for judgment to begin at the house of God. What does that mean to you personally?



4. Read 1 Peter 5:1-14. Shepherds the flock of God should serve as overseers, not by ______________________ but willingly, not for dishonest gain.

Younger people should submit themselves to their ________________.


We should …

* be clothed with humility – God resists the proud, but gives _____________ to the humble.

* cast all our __________ on God – He care for us.

* be sober and _____________ because our adversary, the devil, walks about like a roaring lion, seeking whom he may devour.



5. Read Proverbs 28:15-16. A ruler who lacks ______________________ is a great oppressor.

A person who hates covetousness will ______________ his days.

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November 25 – Review and Reflections

November  25  – Review and Reflections

Today’s Bible Reading

Daniel 1:1-2:23

1 Peter 3:8-4:6

Proverbs 28:14


Review and Reflections

1. Read Daniel 1:1-21. What did Nebuchadnezzar do when he came to Jerusalem and besieged it?


The king instructed Ashpenaz to bring some of the children of Israel and some of the king’s descendants and some of the nobles. These men were to…

* be _______________ men in whom there was no blemish, but good-looking.

* be gifted in all _________________, possessing knowledge and quick to understand.

* have the ability to _____________ in the king’s palace, and whom they might teach the language and literature of the Chaldeans.


The king appointed these men a ______________ provision of the king’s delicacies and of the wine which he drank.

Their training was to last for ____________ years

Four of the young men that were taken from among those of the sons of Judah were Daniel, Hananiah, Mishael, and Azariah. What new names were they given?

Daniel – ______________________

Hananiah – ______________________

Mishael –  _______________________

Azariah – _______________________


Daniel purposed in his heart that he would not defile himself with the portion of the king’s delicacies, nor with the wine which he drank. Why?


God caused Daniel to find _______________ and goodwill with the chief of the eunuchs.

What did Daniel ask of the chief of the eunuchs?


At the end of ten days what was Daniel and his friend’s appearance like?


At the end of the training period the king interviewed them. None was found like Daniel, Hananiah, Mishael, and Azariah. In all matters of wisdom and understanding they were _____________ times better than all the magicians and astrologers.



2. Read Daniel 2:1-23. In the second year of Nebuchadnezzar’s reign his spirit was so troubled that his sleep left him because of _____________________.

The Chaldeans told the king to tell them the dream and they would give the _________________________.

The king told them that they were to tell him the dream and the interpretation or they would be _________________.

The king was angry and very furious, and gave the command to destroy all the ___________ men of Babylon.

They sought Daniel and his ____________________________ to kill them.

Why did Daniel want to go see the king?


Daniel, Hananiah, Mishael, and Azariah sought ____________ concerning the situation, the dream and the interpretation.

The secret was revealed to __________________ in a night vision.



3. Read 1 Peter 3:8-22. Believers should…

* be of one mind, having _________________________ for one another; love as brothers, be tenderhearted, be courteous.

* not ________________ evil for evil or reviling for reviling.

* refrain their _________________ from evil, and their lips from speaking deceit.

* turn away from ________________ and do good.

* seek _______________ and pursue it.

* not be afraid when they suffer for righteousness’ sake. It is better to suffer for doing ______________ than for doing

* always be ready to give a _________________ to everyone who asks for a reason for the hope that is in them.


The eyes of the Lord are on the ____________________________, and His ears are open to their prayers.

The face of the Lord is ______________________ those who do evil.



4. Read 1 Peter 4:1-6. Who will judge the living and the dead?


What does give an account of mean to you?


5. Read Proverbs 28:14. What does reverent mean?

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November 24 – Review and Reflections

November 24  – Review and Reflections


Today’s Bible Reading

Ezekiel 47:1-48:35

1 Peter 2:11-3:7

Proverbs 28:12-13


Review and Reflections

1. Read Ezekiel 47:1-12. These verses describe the vision that God gave Ezekiel concerning the river that flows from the ______________________.

The water flowed toward the eastern region, down into the valley, and entered the sea. When it reached the sea, its waters are _________________.

Everything will ________________ wherever the river goes.

There will be a very great multitude of _______________, because these waters go there.

The swamps and marshes will not be healed. They will be given over to ______________.

Along the bank of the river will grow all kinds of ______________ used for food.

The leaves will not wither, and their ____________ will not fail.

They will bear fruit every month, because their water flows from the ___________________________.

Their fruit will be for food, and their ______________ for medicine.



2. Read Ezekiel 47:13-23. Theses verses describe the boundaries of the land. The land was to be divide as an ____________________ among the twelve tribes of Israel.



3. Read Ezekiel 48:1-29. Name the twelve tribes of Israel.



4. Read Ezekiel 48:30-35.These verses describe the gates of the city. The gates are named after the _______________ of Israel.



5. Read 1 Peter 2:11-25. Believers should…

* abstain from worldly lusts because they _____________ against their soul.

* conduct themselves __________________ – behave in a way that no one can say anything evil about them.

* submit yourselves to every ordinance of man for the ______________ sake.

* not use their _________________ as a cloak for vice.

* honor all people, ____________ the brotherhood fear God,  honor the king.

* be ______________________ to those in authority over them.


How do worldly lusts war against our soul?


What does it mean when we say that we should not use our liberty as a cloak for vice?



6. Read 1 Peter 3:1-7. Wives should be submissive to their own husbands even if some do not _____________ the word.

An unbelieving husband an be won for the kingdom of God by the _________________ of their wife.

God is more concerned with the hidden person of the ______________ than He is with the outside of a person.

We should be clothed with the incorruptible beauty of a _____________________ and quiet spirit.

Husbands should be understanding and give _________________ to his wife.



7. Read Proverbs 28:12-13. Why will a person that covers his sins not truly prosper?


When a person confesses their sin to God and _____________________ them God will have mercy on them.

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November 23 – Review and Reflections

November 23  – Review and Reflections

Today’s Bible Reading

Ezekiel 45:13-46:24

1 Peter 1:13-2:10

Proverbs 28:11


Review and Reflections

1. Read Ezekiel 45:13-46:24. In the first month, on the first day of the month, they were to take a young bull without __________________ and cleanse the sanctuary.

Where was the priest  to apply some of the blood from the sin offering?


In the first month, on the fourteenth day of the month the people were to observe the ______________________.

This feast lasted ____________ days.

During the feast of Passover only ________________________ bread was eaten.

The priest was to prepare for himself and for all the people of the land a bull for a ___________ offering.

In the four corners of the court were enclosed courts, _____________ cubits long and ____________ wide.

What were the  cooking hearths used for?



2. Read 1 Peter 1:13-2:3. Believers are …

*  to gird up the __________ of their mind.

*  to be sober and rest their _____________ fully upon the grace of Jesus Christ.

* to be ____________________ children of God.

* not to _______________ themselves to their former lusts.

* to be ____________ in all their conduct.

* to _________________ themselves in reverence and respect.

* to ______________ one another fervently with a pure heart.

* to lay aside all _____________, all deceit, hypocrisy, _______________, and all evil speaking.

* to desire the ______________ milk of the word, that they may grow.


God will _________________ each person according to their work.

We have been redeemed with the precious _____________ of Christ, a Lamb without blemish and without spot.

The _________________ of the Lord endures forever.



3. Read 1 Peter 2:4-10. Jesus was rejected by ____________ , but chosen by God.



*  are being built up into a spiritual ________________.

* are to offer up spiritual ___________________ acceptable to God.

* are a chosen ________________________, a royal priesthood, and a holy nation.

* are God’s own __________________ people – They are the people of God.

* are to proclaim the ___________________ of God who called them out of darkness into His marvelous light.

* have obtained _____________________.



4. Read Proverbs 28:11. The rich man is wise in his own eyes. What does that mean?

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November 22 – Review and Reflections

November 22  – Review and Reflections

Today’s Bible Reading

Ezekiel 44:1-45:12

1 Peter 1:1-12

Proverbs 28:8-10



Review and Reflections

1. Read Ezekiel 44:1-31. Why was the outer gate of the sanctuary, which faces toward the east, shut?


The Levites and the ministers had broken the covenant by…

* bringing foreigners into God’s sanctuary – those who were uncircumcised in _______________ and uncircumcised in flesh.

* defiling ____________ sanctuary.

* committing all sorts of ______________________.

* setting others to keep charge of God’s ________________________ for them.


The Levites who swayed away from God and went after idols received a punishment. What was it?


The Levites, the sons of Zadok, who kept charge of God’s sanctuary when the children of Israel went astray received a reward. What was it?


Believers should know the ___________________ between the holy and the unholy – they should be able to discern between the unclean and the clean.


The priest who were to minister to the Lord were to …

* shall stand as ________________, and judge according to God’s judgments.

* keep God’s _____________ and God’s statutes in all God’s appointed meetings.

* not defile themselves by coming near a _______________ person –  Only for father or mother, for son or daughter, for brother or unmarried sister may they defile themselves.

* not eat anything ( bird or beast ) that _____________ naturally or was torn by wild beasts.



2. Read Ezekiel 45:1-12.These verses describe the division of the _________________.



3. Read 1 Peter 1:1-12.  Believers…

* have a living ____________ through the resurrection of Jesus Christ.

* have an ________________________ reserved in heaven.
* are kept by the _________________ of God through faith.

* have a reason to _________________ – even when grieved by various trials.



4. Read Proverbs 28:8-10.

What does usury mean?


What does extortion mean?


What will happen to a person who causes someone else to go astray?

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