First Baptist Church Joelton

High School Updates and Bible Studies

Day One   (April 4)

Psalm 19:1-14, Hebrews 1:1-2

Prayer: Lord help us to seek you through your Word! Give us more of you every time we read it. Satisfy us with the weight of your Word.

Day Two   (April 5)

2 Peter 1:20-21, Hebrews 1:1-2 & 2:Timothy 3:16

Some questions to ask:

How does knowing God”s Word is perfect and completely true encourage you?

How does knowing God wants to speak to you, encourage you to draw near to Him?

Prayer: Lord help us to draw near to You through Your Word! Help us to trust in it’s truth! Bless us with the wonder of Your Glory found within it.

Day Three   (April 6)

Here is a passage for reflection to read together as a family.

Psalm 119:97-105

Some questions to ask:
How does knowing God loves us so much that He made His word clear for our understanding, encourage you in your daily reading?

How does knowing God has written every Word we will ever need, encourage your heart?

Prayer: Lord Most High and Holy we Thankyou for loving us enough to speak to us through Your Word in a way we can understand. Help us to see your Word in all its sugfiventcy as it points to You the all sufficient One! Thank you for giving us all we need and being all we need!

Day Four   (April 7)

Here is a passage for reflection to read together as a family.

Hebrews 4:12, Matthew 4:4

Think on the goodness of His Word.Prayer: Lord help us to treasure You through Your Word. Satisfy us with rich food!

Day Five   (April 8)

Here is a passage for reflection to read together as a family.

Isaiah 55: 8-9
Psalm 139:1-18

Prayer: Lord help us us to know more of You. We Will never exhaust the depths of your Goodness nor find You to be disappointing. For You are truly as Good as you say You are!

Day Six    (April 9)

Here is a passages for reflection to read together as a family

Look for the Trinity.
Luke3:22, John 14:26, Acts 1:4, and 1 Peter 1:2

Prayer: Father, thank you for sending your Son to the cross. Jesus thank You for standing in our place on the Cross. Holy Spirit thank you for your empowerment with the Christ blood shed at the cross.

Sing: the Doxology

Praise God, from Whom all blessings flow;
Praise Him, all creatures here below;
Praise Him above, ye heav’nly host;
Praise Father, Son, and Holy Ghost

Here is a passages for reflection to read together as a family or for yourself.

Isaiah 6:1-7, 1 Samuel 2:2, and 1 Peter 1.15

In what area of your life is God calling you to deeper holiness?

Prayer: Lord there is none like You. Give us eyes to see your majesty. Upon seeing your Holiness our hearts melt for we are so sinful. Point us to our defense our only plea before your thrown. Turn our eyes upon Jesus.

Sing: Holy Holy Holy

Holy, holy, holy
Lord, God Almighty
Early in the morning our song shall rise to Thee
Holy, holy, holy
Merciful and mighty
God in three persons blessed Trinity
Holy, holy, holy
Though the darkness hide Thee
Though the eye of sinful man thy glory may not see
Only Thou art holy; there is none beside Thee
Perfect in power, in love, and purity
Holy, holy, holy
Lord, God Almighty
All Thy works shall praise Thy name in earth and sky and sea
Holy, holy, holy
Merciful and mighty
God in three persons blessed Trinity

Day Eight   (April 11)

Here are some passages for reflection to read together as a family.

Psalm 139:1-

A Quesion to ask: How does that knowing God knew everything 2020 would throw at us before the foundation of the world, encourage you?

Prayer: Lord help us to that you wisdom and your plans. When our understanding will not last the night, may we lean on your knowledge of our lives which you had far before we were ever born.

Day Nine   (April 12)

Here are some passages for reflection to read together as a family.

Psalm 18:1-19

Questions to ask: How does it give you comfort knowing that God is All Powerful?

How has Christ defeat of death changed your life? How should it change your life this week?

Prayer: Lord You have defeated life’s last enemy, death no longer reigns over us! Lord in your strong might, be our refuge. Call us out of our trivial comforts which have no might to defend us. We want shelter in Your mighty hands. May the living Christ be our strength!

Day Ten   (April 13)

Day Eleven   (April 14)

Here are some passages for reflection to read together as a family. Think on His Glory

John 1:1-18

A Quesion to ask: How is God better and more Glorious than we believe Him to be?

Prayer: Lord help us to be in awe of You. Forgive us when we are distracted by trivial things. Help us to let go of lesser pursuits of the mind and heart so that we can seek you like You deserve.

Day Twelve   (April 15) 

Here are some passages for reflection to read together as a family.

Daniel 4:34

Questions to ask: How does it give you comfort knowing that God is sovereign over the corona viris?

Prayer:

High King of heaven, let us see the might and love with which you rule the universe. We are thankful that nothing can pass through Your hands to us without your approval. Help us to trust your tender providential care for us!

Day Thirteen   April 16

1 Unless the LORD builds the house, those who build it labor in vain. Unless the LORD watches over the city, the watchman stays awake in vain.
2 It is in vain that you rise up early and go late to rest, eating the bread of anxious toil; for he gives to his beloved sleep. – Psalm 127:1-2

Day Fourteen   April 17

Omnipresence

Believer, the God of the universe is with you.

This is Theology in three minutes. A daily does of teachings about God for Life, Hope, and Peace.

Here are some passages for reflection to read together as a family.

Psalm 139:7-12

Questions to ask: How does it give you comfort knowing that God is truly with You? And that He will never leave you?

Prayer:

Lord, though you are in Heaven, you are also with us. Lord let us feel your presence, Give us felt union with Christ. Let our hearts say with Moses that we will not go anywhere if you are not with us. Help is to know deep in our hearts, that You delight to be near.

Day Fifteen    April 18

Immutability

Believer, You never have to worry about God changing His promises to You!

This is Theology in three minutes. A daily does of teachings about God for Life, Hope, and Peace.

Here are some passages for reflection to read together as a family.

James 1:17
Malachi 3:6

Questions to ask:

How does it give you comfort knowing that God is a refuge for sinners That come to Him, now and forevermore?

Prayer:

Oh God who changes not, change us tonight! Help us see how fickle our hearts and minds can be and show us Your Perfect Consistency. In this ever changing world, help us always hope in Your steadfast and perfect Goodness.

Day Sixteen   April 19

The Faithfulness of God.

Believer, even when your faith is lacking He is Faithful!

This is Theology in three minutes. A daily does of teachings about God for Life, Hope, and Peace.

Here are some passages for reflection to read together as a family.

Romans 4:21
Hebrews 10:23

Questions to ask:

How does it give you comfort knowing that God is more faithful than we could ever imagine, even when we have little to no faith in Him?

Prayer:

Oh Lord you have been faithful to every generation before us. You will be faithful to every generation that comes after us. May we trust You to the depths that Your faithfulness goes. May our trust in You have no end. For Your faithfulness has no end.

Day Seventeen….April 20

The Faithfulness of God.

Believer, even when your faith is lacking He is Faithful!

This is Theology in three minutes. A daily does of teachings about God for Life, Hope, and Peace.

Here are some passages for reflection to read together as a family.

Romans 4:21
Hebrews 10:23

Questions to ask:

How does it give you comfort knowing that God is more faithful than we could ever imagine, even when we have little to no faith in Him?

Prayer:

Oh Lord you have been faithful to every generation before us. You will be faithful to every generation that comes after us. May we trust You to the depths that Your faithfulness goes. May our trust in You have no end. For Your faithfulness has no end.

Day Eighteen   April 21, 2020

Tonight for Theology in three minutes I encourage you to spend three minutes and reflect on God’s faithfulness to us. He never changes and has always been, and will always be faithful to us. He is faithful not because we deserve it but because of His steadfast love!

Think on your blessings. My mother has always encouraged me to have a gratitude Journal. Thank God tonight for His goodness to you.

Day Nineteen   April 22, 2020

Believer, God works all things together for Your Good.

This is Theology in three minutes. A daily does of teachings about God for Life, Hope, and Peace.

Here is a verse for reflection to read together as a family.

Romans 8: 28

Questions to ask: How does it give you comfort knowing that God can bring good out of any situation in your life?

Prayer:

Lord, You are good. You are so Good that even the worst thing that can happen to us in this life is worked by Your Tender hand for our good. Help us to see Your goodness in making us like Your precious Son. Thank You.