Adult Bible Study

What Is A Disciple of Jesus Christ?

Introduction Typically, when people hear the word “disciple” they conjure up one of two images: (1) The image of a contemplative, almost philosophical-looking person, usually dressed in a flowing robe, walking around with his hand rubbing his chin contemplating the meaning of some “deep aspect of life”; or (2) what some would call a “religious freak,” willing to do anything, even kill for his or her master. But what does it really mean to be a disciple of Jesus Christ? This guide looks into this important subject in the light of God’s word, the Bible. Learner, Imitator John 8:31: “Then Jesus said to those Jews who believed Him, ‘If you abide in My word, you are My disciples indeed.’” 1. What do you think Jesus meant when He said “If you abide in my word”? 2. How would you do that? Consider...

What Is Your Destiny?

Introduction Perhaps while attending a funeral for a loved one you might have noticed that people are more reflective. 1. Have you ever attended a funeral service? 2. What questions did you have about life and death? 3. Explain some of the theories people that you know have about what happens when you die? In Psalms 8:3-4 King David marveled: “When I consider Your heavens, the work of Your fingers, the moon and the stars, which You have ordained, what is man that You are mindful of him, and the son of man that You visit him?” 4. What do you think King David was thinking? 5. Does it seem that there is more going on than what man often sees? How so? Clue to our destiny In a prophetic passage in the book of Daniel, God inspired a clue to our destiny that is overlooked by many. Speaking of the...