Monday, June 6, 2016

12 Women of the Bible - Leah

It's Week 2!!!



Hey OBSers!

This is your...
SUGGESTED guide for the week to help you keep up in the Bible study!

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What We’re Reading This Week...Leah (pp. 37-48 in study guide)

Leah: Overcoming Rejection and Insecurity.
Her Character:  Capable of both strong and enduring love, she was a faithful mother and wife. Manipulated by her father, she became jealous of her sister, with whom it seems, she never reconciled.
Key Scriptures:  Genesis 29 and 30:1-24

Memory Verse  1 Chronicles 16:10-12 (NIV) Glory in his holy name; let the hearts of those who seek the Lord rejoice. Look to the Lord and his strength; seek his face always. Remember the wonders he has done, his miracles, and the judgments he pronounced…” 

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Observe — Our theme this week is “We cannot transform society’s opinion of beauty, but what we can change each day is our perception of beauty, our recognition of it in its right place, that it is lovely and something to be admired, but a deeper recognition that it is not where the true legacy of life of an individual lies. ~ Naomi Zacharias
How has the pressure in our world to “look beautiful” affected your heart and influenced your faith journey?
Bible — This week’s verse is 1 Chronicles 16:10-12 (NIV) Glory in his holy name; let the hearts of those who seek the Lord rejoice. Look to the Lord and his strength; seek his face always. Remember the wonders he has done, his miracles, and the judgments he pronounced…” 

In your notebook or journal, complete the following:
This week’s verse is 1 Chronicles 16:10-12 One of the ways we can study a verse is by looking up cross-references and parallel versions of the verse. Click here to head to Biblehub.com and spend some time reading other verses related to this verse! The verses that are cross-referenced & paralleled are in the right side-bar, below “context.” What are some verses you found?

In your journal or notebook, write down the other verses and versions you find.
Stretch — Fill in the blank: Sometimes the only Jesus people know is what they see in us. This week I will let my LIGHT shine by _______. #OBS #12Women!
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