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

September 13- Review and Reflections

September 13- Review and Reflections

Today’s Bible Reading

Isaiah 12:1-14:32

2 Corinthians 13:1-14

Proverbs 23:9-11


Review and Reflections

1. Read Isaiah 12:1-6. God is my salvation, I will __________ and not be afraid.

The Lord is my ___________________ and song.

The _________ has become my salvation.
With joy you will draw water from the _____________ of salvation.
Sing to the Lord for He has done ___________________ things.



2.  Read Isaiah 13:1-22. In the wrath of the Lord of hosts and in the day of His fierce anger…

* The stars of heaven and their _______________________ will not give their light.

* The sun will be ______________ in its going forth, and the moon will not cause its light to shine.
* God will punish the world for its __________, and the wicked for their iniquity.

* God will halt the arrogance of the  ___________, and will lay low the haughtiness of the terrible.
* God will shake the heavens, and the ____________ will move out of her place.

* Every man will turn to his own _________________, and everyone will flee to his own land.



3.  Read Isaiah 14:1-23. The Lord will settle _____________ in their own land.

The Lord will give Israel __________ from their sorrow and fear.


Lucifer said in his  heart:…

* I will ______________  into heaven.

* I will exalt my _______________ above the stars of God.

* I will also sit on the mount of the _______________________ on the farthest sides of the north.
* I will ascend above the heights of the _________________.

* I will be ________ the Most High.



4. Read Isaiah 14:24-32.These verses describe a prophecy against  _____________________.

The Lord said, “Surely, as I have thought, so it shall come to ____________ , and as I have purposed, so it shall ___________.”

The ____________of His people shall take refuge in Zion.



5. Read 2 Corinthians 13:1-14. Each person should examine themselves as to whether they are in the __________.

How can a person be disqualified in Christ ?


Paul used sharpness for edification and not for destruction. What does edification mean?



6. Read Proverbs 23:9-11. Fools despise words of ___________________.

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September 12 – Review and Reflections

September 12 – Review and Reflections

Today’s Bible Reading

Isaiah 10:1-11:16

2 Corinthians 12:11-21

Proverbs 23:6-7


Review and Reflections

1. Read Isaiah 10:1-4.Woe to those who decree unrighteous decrees. What are unrighteous decrees?


Those who wrote decrees were _____________________ the needy of justice and taking the rights of the poor away.



2. Read Isaiah 10:519. God used ___________________ to discipline an ungodly nation, and against the people of His wrath.

Why did His children need to be disciplined?



3. Read Isaiah 10:20-34.  God said…

* the ________________ would return to Him, the Mighty God.
* the destruction decreed shall overflow with ___________________.
* Assyrian’s indignation will cease, as well as His _____________.

* the burden will be taken away from His people’s shoulder, and the _____________ from their neck.

* the yoke will be destroyed because of the _________________   ___________.
* ________________ will fall by the Mighty One.



4. Read Isaiah 11:1- 16. These verses speak of Jesus.

* The Spirit of the ___________ shall rest upon Him, the Spirit of wisdom and ________________________, the Spirit of counsel and might, the Spirit of knowledge and of the ______________ of the Lord.
* His delight is in the fear of the Lord, and He shall not ____________ by the sight of His eyes, nor decide by the hearing of His ears, but with _________________________ He shall judge the poor.

*  He shall strike the earth with the rod of His _______________, and with the breath of His lips He shall slay the wicked.
* Righteousness shall be the belt of His loins, and _______________________ the belt of His waist.
* He shall stand as a banner to the people. He will set up a banner for the _______________, and will assemble the outcasts of Israel, and gather together the dispersed of Judah from the four corners of the earth.

* His resting place shall be __________________.



6. Read 2 Corinthians 12:11-21. Paul is concerned about the _______________________________.

Paul feared that there were contentions, ________________, outbursts of wrath, ______________  ________________ , backbitings, whisperings, conceits, and tumults within the church.

Paul mourned for many who had sinned and had not _________________ of the uncleanness, fornication, and lewdness which they have practiced.

What does repent mean?



7. Read Proverbs 23:6-7. What is a miser?


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September 11- Review and Reflections

September 11- Review and Reflections

Today’s Bible Reading

Isaiah 8:1-9:21

2 Corinthians 12:1-10

Proverbs 23:4-5


Review and Reflections

1. Read Isaiah 8:1-10. When ___________ is with you the enemy will not gain the upper hand.



2. Read Isaiah 8:11-22. Isaiah was instructed by God not to ___________ in the way of the people.

Who is referred to as a stone of stumbling and a rock of offense?



3. Read Isaiah 9:1-7. “For unto us a Child is born, unto us a Son is given and the government will be upon His shoulder. And His name will be called ______________________, _______________________, ______________  _________, _________________________  ________________ , _______________  _____  ___________________.
Of the increase of His government and peace There will be no end, Upon the throne of David and over His kingdom, To order it and establish it with judgment and justice From that time forward, even forever.”



4. Read Isaiah 9:8-21. There are always consequences for turning away from God and for disobeying Him. What are some of the consequences listed in this passage?



5. Read 2 Corinthians 12:1-10. Paul said a thorn in the flesh was given to him. Why?


How many times did he ask God to remove it?


What was God’s response to him?



6. Read Proverbs 23:4-5. Gaining _____________ must not be our priority.


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September 10- Review and Reflections

September 10- Review and Reflections

Today’s Bible Reading

Isaiah 6:1-7:25

2 Corinthians 11:16-33

Proverbs 23:1-3


Review and Reflections

1. Read Isaiah 6:1-13.In the year that King Uzziah died Isaiah saw the ___________ sitting on a throne, high and lifted up, and the train of His robe filled the temple.

Above the throne stood seraphim. Describe what they looked like?


What were the seraphim saying?


How did Isaiah respond to what he saw and heard? What did he say?


The voice of the Lord said, “Whom shall I send, And who will ______ for Us?”



2. Read Isaiah 7:1-25. The Lord said, “Behold, the virgin shall conceive and bear a Son, and shall call His name Immanuel.” Who is that Son?



3. Read 2 Corinthians 11:16-33.In this passage Paul describes his many _______________________.


He said…

* From the Jews __________ times I received forty stripes minus one.
* ___________ times I was beaten with rod.

* Once I was _____________.

* ____________ times I was shipwrecked.


How did Paul escape from Damascenes?



4. Read Proverbs 23:1-3.Why must you be cautious with whom you have close fellowship with?


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September 9- Review and Reflections

September 9- Review and Reflections

Today’s Bible Reading

Isaiah 3:1-5:30

2 Corinthians 11:1-15

Proverbs 22:28-29


Review and Reflections

1. Read Isaiah 3:1-4:1.The people brought evil upon themselves. How do people do the same thing today?


Those who __________ the people caused them to err.

Name a few of the things that were going to happen to the people as a result of their disobedience.



2. Read Isaiah 4:2-6. When the Lord has washed away the filth of the daughters of Zion, and purged the blood of Jerusalem from her midst, by the spirit of judgment and by the spirit of burning…

* the Branch of the Lord shall be ____________________ and glorious.

* the ____________ of the earth shall be excellent and appealing.
* they will be called ___________.

* a _____________ and smoke by day and the shining of a flaming _________ by night will be their covering.
* there will be a tabernacle for ______________ in the daytime from the heat.

* there will be a place of __________________.

* there will be a _________________ from storm and rain.



3. Read Isaiah 5:1-7. Who is the vineyard?


The men of Judah are His pleasant _____________.

When God looked for justice and righteousness what did He find?



4. Read Isaiah 5:8-30. The people went into captivity because …

* they did not _____________ the work of the Lord

* they did not ________________ the operation of God’s hands.
* they ________________ knowledge.


The Lord of hosts shall be _______________ in judgment, and God who is holy shall be hallowed in righteousness.

What does woe mean?


Why was the anger of the Lord is aroused against His people?



5. Read 2 Corinthians 11:1-15. Paul warns about false ____________________ in this passage.

Satan  transforms himself into an angel of light. What does this mean?


False apostles can transform themselves into _________________ of righteousness, leading people away from Christ.



6. Read Proverbs 22:28-29. What does excel mean?


A person who excels in his work will stand before _______________.


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September 8- Review and Reflections

September 8- Review and Reflections

Today’s Bible Reading

Isaiah 1:1-2:22

2 Corinthians 10:1-18

Proverbs 22:26-27


Review and Reflections

1. Read Isaiah 1:1-31. The children of Israel had ____________________ against God – they were a sinful nation.
God instructed the people to…

* Wash themselves and make themselves ____________ (spiritually).

* put away their ___________.
* earn to do ______________.

* seek justice, _____________ the oppressor, defend the fatherless, ___________ for the widow.


What does, “Though your sins are like scarlet ,they shall be as white as snow; Though they are red like crimson, they shall be as wool” mean to you personally?

The Lord said…

* If you are willing and __________________, you shall eat the good of the land.
* If you refuse and ______________, you shall be devoured by the sword.

What does obedient mean?


What does rebel mean?



2. Read Isaiah 2:1-5. In the latter days…

* all nations shall flow to the mountain of the Lord’s ________________.
* out of Zion shall go forth the law, and the word of the Lord from ______________________.
* God shall judge between the ________________, and rebuke many people.

* people will beat their _______________ into plowshares, and their spears into pruning hooks.



3. Read Isaiah 2:6-22. What sins had the people committed?


What was the consequence of their sins?


The weapons of our warfare, through God,…

* pull down ____________________.

* cast down arguments and every ________ thing that exalts itself against the knowledge of God.

* bring every thought into __________________ to the obedience of Christ.


Who will be the one that commends us?


What does commend mean?



5. Read Proverbs 22:26-27. What do these verses tell you concerning borrowing or helping someone else borrow?


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September 7- Review and Reflections

September 7- Review and Reflections

Today’s Bible Reading

Song of Songs 5:1-8:14

2 Corinthians 9:1-15

Proverbs 22:24-25


Review and Reflections

1. Read Song of Songs 5:1-8.The Shulamite won’t open the door to her beloved until she does what?


When she finally opens the door she realizes that her beloved is ________________.

The watchmen of the city are hostile toward the Shulamite woman as she searches for he beloved – they ____________ her and _________________her.



2. Read Song of Songs 5:9-6:1. The Daughters of Jerusalem ask the Shulamite why her __________________ is so special.

The Shulamite describes her beloved as her ___________________.



3. Read Song of Songs 6:2-8:14. The Shulamite said, “I am my beloved’s, and my _________________ is mine.”

The Beloved describes the Shulamite as beautiful as Tirzah, as lovely as _________________, and as awesome as an army with banners.

The Shulamite woman said, “I am my beloved’s, and his desire is toward me.” What did she mean?


The Shulamite’s brothers describe their protection over their sister concerning her virtue during puberty. What is virtue?



4. Read 2 Corinthians 9:1-15. He who sows _________________ will also reap _________________, and he who sows bountifully will also reap bountifully.

Each person should give as he purposes in his heart, not grudgingly or of necessity. What does grudgingly mean?


Thanks be to God for His indescribable gift! What does indescribable mean?


What was the indescribable gift that God gave?



5. Read Proverbs 22:24-25. What warning do these verses give?

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September 6- Review and Reflections

September 6- Review and Reflections

Today’s Bible Reading

Song of Songs 1:1-4:16

2 Corinthians 8:16-24

Proverbs 22:22-23


Review and Reflections

1. Read Song of Songs 1:1-2:17. Song of songs means the loveliest of _______________.

The Song of Songs is about love between a man and a woman, husband and wife. It can also show us as the bride of Christ what our love for __________________, our Bridegroom, should be like.

Our cry should be the same as the Daughters of Jerusalem. Our heart’s cry to Jesus should be, “_______________ me away! I will run after you.”

What reason did the Shulamite give for the darkness of her skin?


During this time women with lighter skin (not suntanned) were thought to be lovely. Did the Shulamite let her appearance rule her life?


The Shulamite’s beloved told her …

* she as the _________________ among women – that she was beautiful.

* that he loved her – he compared her to the ______________ that he truly loved.


The Daughters of Jerusalem told the Shulamite woman that they would make her ornaments of ___________ with studs of ________________.

These verses describe the wedding banquet. “ While the _____________ is at his table, my spikenard sends forth its fragrance. A bundle of myrrh is my _________________ to me, that lies all night between my breasts. My beloved is to me a cluster of henna blooms In the vineyards of En Gedi.”

The bridegroom tells the  Shulamite, “You have dove’s eyes. In response what does she tell him?


What does the Shulamite mean when she say, “I charge you, O daughters of Jerusalem, By the gazelles or by the does of the field, Do not stir up nor awaken love until it pleases”?


The bridegroom, the beloved, said to the Shulamite…

* Rise up, my love, my fair one, and ______________ away.

* the winter is past – their time of _________ has come.
* the flowers appear on the earth – the time of ________________ has come.

*  voice of the _____________________ is heard in our land.
* fig tree puts forth her green figs, and the ___________ with the tender grapes.



The verse, “Catch us the foxes, The little foxes that spoil the vines, for our vines have tender grapes” means that a couple must protect their relationship. Like little ____________, the problems of life can destroy relationships.



2. Read Song of Songs 3:1-5. These verses describe a dream that the Shulamite woman had before she was married. What was the dream about?



3. Read Song of Songs 3:6-4:16. When Solomon, the bridegroom, made his appearance there were ________ valiant men around his couch.


A few of the way the Beloved describes his bride, Shulamite woman, are…

*  You have ____________ eyes.

* Your hair is like a flock of _______________.

* Your teeth are like a flock of shorn _____________.
* Your ___________ are like a strand of scarlet.

* Your _______________ is lovely.

* Your temples behind your veil are like a piece of __________________________.
* Your neck is like the _______________ of _________________.



4.Read 2 Corinthians 8:16-24. This passage describes _______________ being sent to Corinth.

Did he go to Corinth alone?


Titus was Paul’s partner and fellow ____________.



5. Read Proverbs 22:22-23.How are the poor robbed?

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September 5 – Review and Reflections

September 5 – Review and Reflections

Today’s Bible Reading

Ecclesiastes 10:1-12:14

2 Corinthians 8:1-15

Proverbs 22:20-21


Review and Reflections

1. Read Ecclesiastes 10:1-20.What does folly mean?


Why is it important to guard your repetition?



2. Read Ecclesiastes 11:1-6. We do not know the ______________ of God who makes everything.



3. Read Ecclesiastes 11:7-10. We should put away ____________.



4. Read Ecclesiastes 12:1-14. We should …

* draw close to God before _________________ days come.

* fear God and keep His ___________________________.



God will bring every work into __________________, including every secret thing, whether good or evil.



5. Read 2 Corinthians 8:1-15. Jesus Christ, though He was rich, He became poor, that we through His ______________ might become rich.

Equality in this passage means that when you have an _____________________ you should help someone who lacks, and in return that person, when they have an abundance, should help you when you lack.



6. Read Proverbs 22:20-21. What are “words of truth“?


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September 4 – Review and Reflections

September 4 – Review and Reflections

Today’s Bible Reading

Ecclesiastes 7:1-9:18

2 Corinthians 7:8-16

Proverbs 22:17-19


Review and Reflections

1. Read Ecclesiastes 7:1-8:1. A good name is better than ________________  ____________________.

It is better to hear the ________________ of the wise than for a man to hear the song of fools.

Wisdom gives ___________ to those who have it.

Do not take to heart everything people say. Why?



2. Read Ecclesiastes 8:2-17. Do not take your stand for an ___________ thing.

Where the word of a king is there is _____________.

A wise man’s heart __________________ both time and judgment.

No one has power over the spirit to retain the spirit, and no one has power in the day of ______________.

It will be well with those who ______________ (reverence and respect) God, but it will not be well with the wicked.



3. Read Ecclesiastes 9:1-12. Good and ____________things happen to both righteous and unrighteous people.

Whatever your hand finds to do, do it with your _______________.



4. Read Ecclesiastes 9:13-18. Words of the wise, spoken _________________, should be heard.

Wisdom is better than _________________ of war.



5. Read 2 Corinthians 7:8-16. Godly sorrow produces ________________________ leading to salvation.



6. Read Proverbs 22:17-19.We should incline our ear and hear the words of the _____________.

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