Saturday, February 6, 2016

BIBLE STUDY: "The Prophecy of the Messiah" Week # 7

Answers to Questions:

 1).        What do peace means in Hebrew language?

In Hebrew peace means Shalom.

 2).        We are restored to a relationship of peace with God through who?

Jesus Christ our Lord and Savior's sacrifice (Romans 5:1)

 3).        Explain the Holy Spirit's work in us.

the Holy Spirit will manifest Himself in us by having us live in ways we couldn't possibly live on our own, including filling our lives with love, joy, and peace (Galatians 5:22–23).

 4).        This love, joy, and peace are result of who?

This love, joy, and peace are all results of the Holy Spirit in our lives.

 5).        What is the definition of peace?

A state of tranquillity or quiet: as freedom from civil disturbance; a state of security or order within a community provided for by law or custom a breach of the peace; freedom from disquieting or oppressive thoughts or emotions; harmony in personal relations

 6).        When we call on God what do He do?

He said that, if we called on Him, He would give us the "peace of God, which surpasses all comprehension" (Philippians 4:6–7).

 7).        In the midst of this peace what are we to expect?

We can expect trials and tribulation according to John 16:33 and James 1:2.

 8).        What do Matthew 5:9 call peacemakers?

It's in the Beatitudes, which they are called the sons/daughters of God.

 9).        In John 20:19 what did Jesus give to the disciples?

He gave them peace saying "Peace be with you"

 10).      What do peace means in Greek language?

It means Eirene, which means "unity and accord"; Paul uses Eirene to describe the objective of the New Testament church. But the deeper, more foundational meaning of peace is "the spiritual  harmony brought about by an individual's restoration with God."11).      In all the hustle and bustle, where do you find silence and stillness?

I found that peace in God, and I keep it in His Word, and especially when I do "My Daily Quiet Time with God" each morning before I start my day.

 12).      Where is your place of rest and tranquility in the midst of all the commotion?

It's in my heart knowing that God has promised it to me when I call upon Him each day.

 13).      How can we lose our peace?

I lose my peace when I get my eyes off God and looking at the situation I am facing.

 14).      What kind of peace can transcend the chaos and difficulties of life?

It is that supernatural gift of God which we are blessed with when we walk with Jesus as our Lord and Savior. The world do not receive it nor can it give this peace.

 15).      Read Matthew 6:25, 32, now explain it.

"Therefore I say unto you, Take no thought for your life, what ye shall eat, or what ye shall drink; nor yet for your body, what ye shall put on. Is not the life more than meat, and the body than raiment?" and (v32) "(For after all these things do the Gentiles seek:) for your heavenly Father knoweth that ye have need of all these things."  If we trust the Lord with all our hearts, why worry when God has promised to supply all our needs. When we worry we must ask ourselves, are we trusting God?

Prayer Time

Prayer Time
Praying for Peace