This Lent, we are following a a series of studies that will take us through the book of John. The series starts on Ash Wednesday, 17th February, there will be a video to introduce the first 3 studies that lead in to John by looking at some passages from other books of the bible that look at creation.
For each of the following weeks, there will be a video coming out each Saturday to introduce the series of 5 readings for the following week.
Video goes live on 17th February
|Wednesday 17th February||Genesis 1||What do we learn about God in this chapter?
What in creation shows you how great God is?
|Thursday 18th February||Proverbs 8:22-36||What place does God’s wisdom have in his creation?
How can we find ‘life’ in God? (Verse 35)
|Friday 19th February||Colossians 1:15-23||What place does God’s Son have in his creation?
And what place in your life?
Video goes live on 20th February
|Monday February 22||John 1:1-18||Having read this, what would you want to say to the ‘world’?
And to the ‘Word’?
|Tuesday February 23||John 1:19-28||What words would you use to describe John the Baptist in this passage?|
|Wednesday February 24||John 1:29-34||Take some time to meditate on Jesus as the Lamb, and the Spirit as a dove.|
|Thursday February 25||John 1:35-42||Pray for someone you can tell about Jesus.
How can you bring them to him?
|Friday February 26||John 1:43-51||How many different titles or descriptions of Jesus can you find in the whole of chapter one?
Which ones matter most to you?
|Monday March 1||John 2||What is Jesus zeal for? How might that same zeal relate to me?|
|Tuesday March 2||John 3||What does John the Baptist understand about Jesus that Nicodemus doesn’t?|
|Wednesday March 3||John 4||How do we see the grace and truth of Jesus in his interaction with the Samaritan woman?|
|Thursday March 4||John 5||Can you think of some examples of how “the Scriptures testify about me” (v39)?
Why is that such compelling evidence?
|Friday March 5||John 6||Mediate on what it means to know Jesus as the bread of life?
Pray for the Spirit to give you life.