Tag: Quarter One

Lesson 13: Jesus in the Old Testament Why Israel Needed Jesus

Key Verse Having a form of godliness, but denying the power thereof: from such turn away.  —2 Timothy 3:5 Key Verse Thought: Read today’s key verse. You may understand it better with the following definitions: form: the process or activity of forming or shaping; specifically in reference to the Law […]

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Lesson 12: Obadiah: Edomites’ Destruction Foretold

As it is written, Jacob have I loved, but Esau have I hated. —Romans 9:13 Key Verse Thought: Before beginning today’s lesson, consider today’s key verse. It is important to remember that this is God speaking. We must remember that God hates sin and wickedness. See what we read about […]

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Lesson 11: Nahum: Nineveh’s Destruction Foretold

Key Verse Dearly beloved, avenge not yourselves … Vengeance is mine; I will repay, saith the Lord. —Romans 12:19 Key Verse Thought: After reading the key verse, understand that vengeance means “to execute justice; penal retribution; execution of right.” Think about a time that you have known someone who may […]

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Lesson 10: 2 Kings 15:14-31; and 16-17 Shallum — Hoshea

Wherefore let him that thinketh he standeth take heed lest he fall. —1 Corinthians 10:12 Key Verse Thought: Read the key verse. Can you think of a time when you have bragged about doing something, only to mess up the next time you tried to do it? Sometimes we think […]

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Lesson 9: Hosea: God’s Enduring Love

Key Verse Thought: After reading the key verse, understand that Osee in today’s memory verse is “Hosea.” As we will learn in our lesson today, God revealed to Hosea that one day the Gentiles would be included as His people. Understand that Gentiles are any peoples who are not Jews […]

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Lesson 8: 2 Kings 13:9 – 15:15: Jehoash – Shallum: Wickedness Punished

For thou, Lord, art good, and ready to forgive; and plenteous in mercy unto all them that call upon thee. —Psalm 86:5 Key Verse Thought: Have you ever thought about how good God really is? He is always ready to forgive — any who will call upon Him (remember Romans […]

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Lesson 7: Amos: The Prophet from the Country

Key Verse And ye shall seek me, and find me, when ye shall search for me with all your heart. —Jeremiah 29:13 Key Verse Thought: Read today’s key verse. Do you know what it is to seek for God? Use the following definitions to help you understand this verse: seek: […]

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Lesson 6: Jonah: The Reluctant Prophet

For the grace of God that bringeth salvation hath appeared to all men. —Titus 2:11 Key Verse Thought: Read today’s key verse. Use the following definitions help you understand it: grace: the divine influence upon the heart; appeared: become visible; able to be known.  Today we are going to study […]

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Lesson 5: 2 Kings 9:11–13:9: Jehu – Jehoahaz

Keep thy heart with all diligence; for out of it are the issues of life. —Proverbs 4:23 Key Verse Thought: As you read the Key verse for this lesson, use the following definitions to help you understand it a little better. keep:  guard; protect; preserve heart:  the center; the totality […]

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