Weekly Devotional Guide

Weekly Devotional Guide
To enhance your daily devotional time with the Lord, each week we will post links on this page to some of the songs we will be singing together on the next Lord's Day.  
This will also help you to "let the word of Christ dwell in you richly," and prepare for our time together on Sunday for "teaching and admonishing one another in all wisdom, singing psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, with thankfulness in your hearts to God" (Colossians 3:16).
 
“O magnify the LORD with me, and let us exalt His name together." - Psalm 34:3

 

Beginning Monday, September 18th, 2017 (in preparation for Sunday, September 24th, 2017)

 

Scripture Memory

John 3:30

 

Music

I See the Lord
Thou Lovely Source of True Delight
The Gospel Song
My Faith Has Found a Resting Place

 

Daily Bible Reading

The Bible
One Year Bible
Beginning to End
Chronological
The Grant Horner Reading Plan

 

FAMILY DEVOTIONALS

Today’s Lesson: Judas betrays Jesus (Matthew 26: 1-16; 47-56; 27:3-10)

Day Truth/Read Ask Discuss
1

Judas agreed to deliver Jesus over to death.

Mat 26:1-16

How are Mary and Judas different?

What was Judas’ heart attitude when he betrayed Jesus?

Define “betrayal.”

Discuss how people living in Christian homes can be like Judas in their rejection of Christ.

 
2

Judas hid his betrayal with a pretentious sign of friendship.

Mat 26:47-56

Was Jesus taken aback by Judas’ betrayal?

What sign did Judas give of his betrayal?

Define “hypocrisy.”

Discuss things people do to make it look like they love Jesus.

 
3

Judas hanged himself instead of repenting.

Mat 27:3-10

Did being sorry for his sin mean that Judas also repented of his sin?

How often should true believers repent of their sins?

Define “repentance.”

Discuss the difference between being sad about the sin itself and being sad about the consequences.

 
4

Repentance is more than just feeling sorry.

2 Cor 7:8-13

What did the Corinthians’ repentance look like?

How is this different from worldly sorrow?

Define “forgiveness.”

Discuss the difference between godly sorrow and worldly sorrow.

 
5

Jesus rejects pretend believers.

Mat 7:13-27

Can hypocrites hide who they really are?

What must a person do to be saved?

Discuss how some claim to serve God without actually belonging to Him as His redeemed children.