David’s growth in Christ-likeness: QT for Sun Nov 2, 2014, Read your journal over the week;

Though David was a man of temper that motivated him to make an instant decision to wipe out all the males that belong to Nabal, God is sending out Abigail to see if he gets tamed. Read the journal you’ve written over the week and see ‘What the Lord has spoken to you , and how you have responded to Him’ over the week;


* What has the Lord spoken to you about God’s protection from the way God sent Abigail to stop  David from bloodshed?


* What has the Lord spoken to you about humility from the way David allowed Abigail to speak and listen to what she has to speak to himself?


* What has the Lord spoken to you about integrity from Abigail’s request fo forgive her?


* What has the Lord spoken to you about the Lord’s battles you should fight?


* What is one application you still need to carry out from this week’s time with the Lord?

그리스도의 인격을 향해 성장해 가는 다윗: 2014, 11월 2일 주일 QT, 지난주간의 당신의 일기를 읽으세요;

비록 다윗은 순간적으로 화가나서 나발에 속한 모든 사내들을 죽여버리기로 결심하는 사람이었지만 하나님은 그를 변화시키시기 위해 아비가일을 보내십니다. 지난주간의 당신의 일기를 읽고 ‘하나님께서 당신에게 무엇을 말씀 하셨는지, 그리고 당신이 하나님께 어떻게 응답을 하셨는지’에 대해 알아 보세요;


*  하나님은 다윗을 보호하기 위해 아비가일을 보내시는 것을 통해 하나님의 보호하심에 대해 무엇을 말씀 하셨나요?


* 다윗이 아비가일의 말을 듣는 것을 통해 당신에게 겸손에 대해 무엇을 말씀 하셨나요?


* 아비가일이 다윗에게 용서를 비는 것을 통해 하나님은 정직에 대해 무엇을 말씀 하셨을까요?


* 하나님은 당신이 싸워야 할 하나님의 싸움에 대해 무엇을 말씀 하셨을까요?


* 당신이 아직도 삶 가운데 실천 해야 할 적용은 무엇일까요?

Gospel of Power, Holy Spirit and of deep Conviction

1 Thessalonians 1:1-10 (HCSB)
1  Paul, Silvanus, and Timothy: To the church of the Thessalonians in God the Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. Grace to you and peace.
* Who owned and led the work in Thessalonica?  Mk 3:14

2  We always thank God for all of you, remembering you constantly in our prayers.
* What was the characteristics of their ministry to the Thessalonians?  Jer 33:2– 3


3  We recall, in the presence of our God and Father, your work of faith, labor of love, and endurance of hope in our Lord Jesus Christ, 4  knowing your election, brothers loved by God.
* What could we observe from the life style of those new Christians in Thessalonia?  Gal 5:22- 23

* What convinced those leaders of their identy as children of God?  Mt 7:16

5  For our gospel did not come to you in word only, but also in power, in the Holy Spirit, and with much assurance. You know what kind of men we were among you for your benefit,
* What could we observe about the gospel they brought to the Thessalonica?

* What does the character of the meaaenger has to do with the message?  Gen 1:11

* What makes our example important in the process of witnessing?  Mt 5:16


6  and you became imitators of us and of the Lord when, in spite of severe persecution, you welcomed the message with joy from the Holy Spirit.
* What do you think caused the transformation of their life?  1 Tim 4:12

* What should have produced joy in their life in spite of the prosecution they were going through?  Gal 5:22– 23

7  As a result, you became an example to all the believers in Macedonia and Achaia. 8  For the Lord’s message rang out from you, not only in Macedonia and Achaia, but in every place that your faith in God has gone out. Therefore, we don’t need to say anything,
What must have contribute to their impact on the home and abroad for the gospel?

 * What could we observe about their impact from the way the news of their own ministry came back to them?


9  for they themselves report what kind of reception we had from you: how you turned to God from idols to serve the living and true God
* What must have been true of their reason to adopt new life they saw in those Thessalonians?


10  and to wait for His Son from heaven, whom He raised from the dead—Jesus, who rescues us from the coming wrath.

* What must have happen to their values if they were waiting for the Lord Jesus?

The Lord’s battles David meant to fight: QT for Sat Nov 1, 2014, read 1 Sam 25:1- 44;

David saw Nabal’s behavior against him and concluded that his effort to protect the property of Nabal in the desert so nothing he had got lost was a waste. For he felt that Nabal has slapped himself in the face! Yet God is rebuking David and corrects his values and his attitude by reminding him the he should keep fighting the Lord’s battles.


* What should David have thought of as he cared for people?  See also Act 20:28


* What kind of example should David have shown before his people?  See also 1 Pet 5:2- 4


* Whom is someone God is showing you that you should offer tender loving care for?


* What do you want to do about it?   See also Psalm 78:72

다윗이 싸워야 할 하나님의 싸움: 2014, 11월 1일 토요일 QT, 삼상 25:1- 44을 읽으세요;

다윗은 그동안 밤낮으로 나발의 짐승들과 그의 목자들을 보호해 주어 그의 재산중 하나도 잃어버리지 않도록 보호해 준 자신의 노력을 인정해 주지 않고 도리어 자신을 모욕하는 나발의 태도를 용납할 수 없었습니다. 선을 베푸는 자신의 얼굴을 때리는 것 같았겠지요. 그러나 하나님은 다윗에게 그가 하나님의 싸움을 싸우는 것이라고 확인을 해 주고 계십니다.


* 다윗은 그의 양떼와 묵자들을 돌보며 무엇을 생각하여야 했을까요?   행 20:28 참조;


* 다윗은 그와 함께 하는 사람들에게 어떤 본을 보여야 했을까요?   벧전 5:2- 4 참조;


* 하나님은 당신이 사랑의 돌봄을 실천 하도록 누구를 보여 주고 계실까요?


* 당신은 그것에 대해 무엇을 하길 원하세요?  시 78:72 참조;


Lasting dynasty for my master, because he fights the Lord’s battles!: QT for Fri Oct 31, 2014, read 1 Sam 25:1- 44;

Though Abigail has admitted that David had been foolishly mistreated by her husband’s foly, she is saying that David’s plan to destroy her household and business is a needless bloodshed and will be found against him in the future. If you are fighting the Lord’s battle, God will deal with your enemies by Himself, she is saying.


* What is Abigail saying with help of the Holy Spirit about God’s plan for David?


* What is Abigail saying abut the Lord’s fight David is fighting?


* What is her view of establishing a lasting dynasty of David?


* What is God saying of the Lord’s battle you should fight?  See also 1 Tim 6:11– 12


* How do you want to continue with God’s fight?  Col 1:28- 29

내 주께서 여호와의 싸움을 싸우는 주를 위해 든든한 집을 세우실 것: 2014, 1월 31일 금요일 QT, 삼상 25:1- 44을 읽으세요;

아비가일은 비록 다윗이 어리석은 나발에 의해 모욕을 당한 것에 대해 인정하고 사죄를 하고 있지만 그의 가속을 멸하려 하는 다윗의 계획이 어리석은 것 이고 장래에 그의 마음에 후회와 부끄러움을 가져 올 것임을 경고하고 있습니다. 그리고 그녀는 성령의 도우심으로 여호와의 싸움을 싸우는 다윗을 위해 하나님께서 견고한 집을 세우실 것임을 확인하고 있습니다.


* 아비가일은 성령의 도우심으로 다윗을 위한 하나님의 계획에 대해 무엇을 예언하고 있나요?


* 아비가일이 말하는 다윗이 싸우는 ‘여호와의 싸움’은 무엇일까요?


* 그녀가 말하는 다윗의 견고한 집은 무엇일까요?


* 하나님은 당신이 싸워야 할 ‘여호와의 싸움’에 대해 무엇을 말씀 하시고 계실까요?  딤전 6:11- 12 참조;


* 당신은 어떻게 그 싸움을 싸우길 원하세요?  골 1:28- 29 참조;


David’s foolishness of seeking reward from men: QT for Thu Oct 30, 2014, read 1 Sam 25:1- 44;

David gets angry and decides to kill every male that belong to Nabal off because he oviously has been insulted/ humbled. But he also has expected favorable response to his good deed of protection he provided to Nabal’s properties.God is teaching David to seek for God’s reward while he carryies out good deed for men in the world.


* What could we observe of God’s work from the way He rebukes David before Nabal gets punished?


* What would David get in God’s presence if he insists on what he derserve from men?  Mt 6:1- 4


* What is circumstance God is reminding you that you need to seek God’s reward rather than men’s?

See also Pr 23:17– 18


* How do you want to respond to God’s voice about it?

사람들로부터 보상을 추구하는 다윗의 어리석음: 2014, 10월 30일, 금요일 QT, 삼상 25:1- 44을 읽으세요;

다윗은 자신을 무시하고 모욕한 나발에게 대노하여 그에게 속한 모든 사내들을 죽여 버리기로 결심을 합니다. 그는 또한 자신의 선행에 대한 나발의 보상을 기대하였다가 그것이 거절 당하자 보복을 하러 나섭니다. 하나님은 다윗에게 사람들에게 선을 행하며 하나님의 상급을 기대하는 것을 가르치십니다.


* 하나님께서 나발을 치시기전에 먼저 다윗을 책망하시는 것을 통해 우리는 하나님의 사역에 대해 무엇을 배울 수 있나요?


* 우리가 사람들의 보상을 바라고 선을 베푸는 태도에 대해  하나님께로부터는 무엇을 말씀 하실까요?  마 6:1- 4 참조;


* 하나님은 당신이 주님의 상급을 기대해야 할 어떤 상황을 상기시켜 주고 계실까요?  잠 23:17- 18 참조;


* 당신은 그 상황에 어떻게 주님의 음성을 듣길 원하세요?

Remorse or a troubled conscience because of needless bloodshed of revenge!: QT for Wed Oct 29, 2014, read 1 Sam 25:1- 44;

Abigail saw the big picture of what God is doing around for His people. She also saw that her husband Nabal wanted a trouble for David while he is fighting the Lord’s battle, and the Lord would for sure make a lasting dynasty for David. Yet she is rebuking David for his foolishness of trying to avenge himself and willingness to shed innocent blood, while the Lord would judge.


* What could we observe of Abigail’s integrity from the way she is admitting stupidity of her husband Nabal?  See also Pr 28:13


* What could we observe of David’s response to the foolish insult of Nabal against himself?


* What is God saying to David through Abigail about revenge David want to do to Nabal?  See also Rom 12:19


* Who is someone God is reminding you to think about repaying with compassion and kindness?


* What do you want to do with him?