Scripture Readings for Dec. 10-14, 2012

Scripture Readings for December 10-14

Monday, December 10, 2012

Luke 2:1-12

What were the shepherds doing? vs. 8

Who appeared to them?  vs.9

Why were the shepherds afraid? vs. 9

(Hint:  Are angels beautiful girls or powerful warriors?)

What did the angel tell them?  vs. 9-12

What was the sign?  vs. 12


Tuesday, December 11, 2012

Luke 2:13-14

Who appeared with the angel?  vs. 13

Did the angels sing or speak their announcement? vs.13

(Hint; If angels are warriors, would they “say” or “shout”?)

What did God’s heavenly warriors declare? vs. 14

If angels are warriors what did that tell the shepherds?


Wednesday, December 12, 2012

Luke 2:15-16

What did the shepherds say to each other?  vs. 15

What did the shepherds do?  vs. 16a

How did they find Mary, Joseph and the baby?

(Hint: the star appeared only to the wise men)

How are the shepherds generous?

(Hint: how long did it take them to find baby Jesus?)


Thursday, December 13, 2012

Luke 2: 17-20

What did the shepherds do after seeing Jesus? vs. 17

How is this part of generosity with time?

How did the shepherd’s generosity affect people? vs. 18

How did the shepherd’s generosity affect Mary?  vs. 19

How should we be generous with our time?


Friday, December 14, 2012

Romans 13:11-14

What should we understand about the time we have?  vs. 11

What is the “day” that is almost here?  (vs. 12)

How should we not be generous with our time?  vs. vs. 13

What should we “put on”?  vs. 12 & 14

How does generosity with time relate to the rapture?