Category Archives: OT Studies

I Kings 6-10: The Temple

(6-7) The Picture: How would you describe the temple building and its furnishings?  What is it supposed to convey about God? (6, 9) The Promise: What promise does God make to Solomon regarding the temple in 6:11-13 and 9:4-9?  How … Continue reading

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I Kings 1-5: The Call to Faithfulness

(2) God wanted David’s descendants to walk before Him in faithfulness with all their heart and soul (v4).  What does faithfulness to God look like in the context of v3? Why does faithfulness require us to pay close attention to … Continue reading

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Psalm 119: Get Into The Book!

(119) List the things we are to do with God’s Word.  Try to break your list into several summary categories. How do your categories relate to each other? (119) Read v2 and v10.  Why is a heart for God the … Continue reading

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Psalms 141-150: What God Does

(142-143) Read 142:3a.  When your spirit is faint, how does it help to remember that God knows our way? How does 142:3 relate to 143:8? Why is it important to hear in the morning of God’s steadfast love? What can … Continue reading

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Psalms 130-140: Approaching Our God

(139) What do you learn about our great God in each of these passages, and what does that mean for our lives? V1-6 – V7-12 – V13-18 (138:8) – In response to God, how does David view God’s enemies?  How … Continue reading

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Psalms 120-129: Our Helper

(120, 123, 124, 129) In what difficult situations does the psalmist need help in these psalms? In what ways do you face similar situations today? (120-121, 123) To whom does the psalmist look for help? What picture does the psalmist … Continue reading

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Psalms 110-118: All Glory To The One True God

(115) When are we tempted to glory in ourselves (v1)?  Why? (115) How does the psalmist respond to the nations’ taunt in v2-3? How does God’s ability compare to the nations’ idols (v3-7)? How would you define an idol (see … Continue reading

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Psalms 101-109: The Love Of God

(102, 104) How would you describe God according to 102:25-27 and 104:1-35? (103) How would you describe people – morally (v6-12) and physically (v13-18)?  How does this contrast with God? How does God respond to us (v8, 11-12, 17)? (105-106) … Continue reading

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Psalms 91-100: Praise the Lord

(92, 98, 100) What two attributes of God do you find in all three passages: 92:1-4, 98:1-6, 100:1-5? How should we respond to these two attributes according to these passages?  Describe our heart, our words, and our actions. Give a … Continue reading

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Psalms 81-90: Our Great God

(86, 89) How does God compare to other gods (86:8-10, 89:5-8)? How should we respond? 81:8-10 – 82:1-8 – 83:18 – 86:9, 89:5 – (90) How does God compare to people (v2-4)? How should we respond (v12)?  What does that … Continue reading

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