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

April 4 – Review and Reflections

April 4  – Review and Reflections

Today’s Bible Reading 

Deuteronomy 26:1-27:26

Luke 10:38-11:13

Psalm 76:1-12

Proverbs 12:15-17


Review and Reflections

1. Read Deuteronomy 26:1-27:26. What were the people to do with the first fruits (the first of all the produce of the ground)?

The people were to walk in God’s ________________ and keep His statutes, His commandments, and His judgments, and obey His voice.


One definition of cursed is wicked, hateful, or evil to the point of being despicable.

* Cursed is the one who makes a carved or molded image, an _____________________ to the Lord, the work of the hands of the craftsman, and sets it up in secret.

* Cursed is the one who treats his father or his mother with __________________.

* Cursed is the one who ______________ his neighbor’s landmark.

* Cursed is the one who makes the _____________ to wander off the road.

* Cursed is the one who perverts the justice due the stranger, the fatherless, and _______________.

* Cursed is the one who lies with his father’s ___________, because he has uncovered his father’s bed.

* Cursed is the one who lies with any kind of __________________.

* Cursed is the one who lies with his ______________, the daughter of his father or the daughter of his mother.

* ‘Cursed is the one who ________ with his mother-in-law.

* Cursed is the one who attacks his _________________ secretly.

* Cursed is the one who takes a bribe to slay an _____________________ person.

* Cursed is the one who does ___________ confirm all the words of this law.


2. Read Luke 10:38-42. Why did Martha approach Jesus?


Jesus said, “Martha, Martha, you are worried and troubled about ____________  _____________. But __________ thing is needed, and Mary has chosen that good part, which will not be taken away from her.”


3. Read Luke 11:1-4. One of Jesus’ disciples said to Him, “Lord, teach us to _____________, as John also taught his disciples.”


What do the following verses mean to you personally…

* Our Father in heaven, Hallowed be Your name.


* Your kingdom come.


* Your will be done on earth as it is in heaven.


* Give us day by day our daily bread.


* And forgive us our sins, for we also forgive everyone who is indebted to us.


* And do not lead us into temptation, but deliver us from the evil one.



4. Read Luke 11:5-13. The man gave his neighbor what he asked for because of his ______________________.


What does persistence mean?


How does persistence apply to our prayer life?


Jesus said…

Ask, and it will be _______________ to you. Everyone who asks _______________.

Seek, and you will ________. He who seeks finds.

Knock, and it will be _______________ to you. To him who knocks it will be opened.

“If you then, being evil, know how to give good gifts to your children, how much more will your heavenly Father give the _______________  _________________to those who ask Him!”


5. Read Proverbs 12:15-17. The way of a fool is ___________ in his own eyes.

A person who heeds counsel is ____________.

A person who speaks truth declares ______________________.

A false witness speaks ______________.


Dear Father,

You are truly glorious and excellent. Thank-you for surrounding me with Your peace and for delivering me from worry and stress. Strengthen my hands to do what You have called me to do. By the power of the Holy Spirit, keep me alert and able to discern the times that I live in. Fill me fresh and anew with respect and reverence to You. Help me to honor all the vows that I make.

In Jesus’ name, Amen.

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