QT for Sun Aug 2, 2015, review of Mark 9: read your journal over the week;

They had such an awesome experience with the Lord on the mountain where thery saw the glory of the Lord getting confirmed as the Son of God and heard God commanding them to listen to Him. Down the mountain they saw the Lord dealing with the father with the boy possessed by a demon. Then they heard the Lord Jesus telling them about his upcoming suffering and death. Yet they were arguing about who is the greatest among them… . Read your journal over the week and see ‘what the Lord has spoken to you about’ and ‘how you have responded to Him’;

 

* What has the spoken to you about His own authority in your life?

 

* What has the Lord spoken to you about importance of faith in the process of experiencing God’s power in life?

 

* What has the Lord spoken to you about you rown prayer life?

 

* What has the Lord spoken to you about guarding of your own heart?

 

* What are application you still need to live out in life?

 

Human hearts pursuing greatness as they heard of teaching about death and resurrection: QT for Sat Aug 1, 2015, read Mk 9;

The Lord Jesus was teaching His followers in secret situation without letting others known something important. He was teaching them about His own suffering and death and resurrection. But they didn’t understand. They were arguing on the road about who was the greatest among them;

 

* What could we observe of the heart of the Lord Jesus from the way He taught His followers about His death and resurrection in secret manner?

 

* What could we observe of human hearts from the way they were seeking greatness while the Lord Jesus talked about his death?

 

* What is the vertue the Lord Jesus is emphasizing as the Lord Jesus corrects their persepective?

 

* What makes humility so important?  See also Lk 14:11   For everyone who exalts himself will be humbled, and he who humbles himself will be exalted.”

 

* What is the Lord saying to you about your own heart?  See also Mt 11:29  Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls.

 

* What do you want to do in response to His voice?

I do believe! Help my unbelief!: QT for Fri 31, 2015, read Mk 9;

The Lord Jesus has dealt with the father of the boy with a spirit  before he dealt with the boy’s problem. For, he had expressed doubt of the power of the Lord even he wanted to see his boy helped. Does it mean that his father’s doubt could hinder them from experiencing the power of the Lord Jesus?

 

* What could we observe of the impact of doubt from the way the Lord Jesus had to deal with it before he deal with the spirit in his son?  See also Jas 1:6-7

 

* What is the Lord teaching about importance of faith in our relationship with God?  See also Heb 11:6

 

* What would help us to grow in our faith in the Lord Jesus in life?  See also Act 27:25

 

* What is the Lord saying to you about one aspect of your life you need to grow in your faith?

 

* What do you want to do about it?

The followers of the Lord Jesus arguing with people about something they couldn’t do: QT for Thu July 30, 2015, read Mk 9;

The followers of the Lord Jesus were left without the Lord Jesus who was on the Mountain with three other disciples. They were approached by a man whose son has been hurressed by an evil spirit. They were arguing with them about their inability to help him out by casting the spirit out of him. As a result, the father of the boy with the spirit came to doubt of the power of the Lord Jesus.

 

* What could we observe of their expectation on the followers of the Lord Jesus?  See also Mk 3:14-15

 

* What way have they failed those people that they got into argument with them?

 

* What expectation do people have on us because of our identity as a followers of the Lord Jesus?  See also Mt 5:13-14

 

* What is the Lord saying to you about your own saltiness/power in the eyes of those around you?  See also Phil 4:13

 

* What do you want to do about it?

 

You unbelieving generation! How long will I be with you? How long must I put up with you?: QT for Wed July 29, 2015, read Mk 9;

The boy pssessed by a spirit which made him unable to speak was brought to the disciples by his father that they should drive it out. But they couldn’t do it. It caused them to argue with each other. The Lord Jesus dealt with the father who wanted to see his son get free from the spirit, yet didn’t believe. The Lord Jesus helped his unbelief before he dealt with the spirit the  boy had.

 

* What could we observe about the problem of the fatherof the boy who had unbelief?

 

* What could we observe from the fact that the Lord Jesus dealt with the father before he dealt his son?

 

* What could we learn about the impact of the father’s unbelief/belief on his son?  See also Jas 5:15-16

 

* What is the Lord speaking to you about your own belief/unbelief that the power of the Lord Jesus to be experienced?  See also  Jn 20:2

 

* What do you want to do about it?

믿음이 없는 세대여 내가 얼마나 너희와 함께 있으며 얼마 너희를 참으리요?: 2015, 7월 29일 수요일 QT, 막 9장을 읽으세요;

귀신이 들려 벙어리가 된 소년은 믿음이 없는 아버지에 의해 주님의 제자들에게 갔지만 제자들은 아무 것도 할 수 없었습니다. 그 아이의 문제를 보시는 주님은 먼저 그의 아버지의 믿음에 대한 문제를 보시고 아이에게 있는 귀신을 쫒아내시기 전에 아버지의 불신의 문제를 고쳐 주십니다. ‘내가 믿나이다’라는 아버지의 고백을 들으신 주님은 아들에게 있는 귀신을 쫒아내 주십니다;

 

* 우리는 그 아버지의 믿음 없는 문제에 대해 무엇을 관찰 할 수 있나요?

 

* 주님께서 아들의 문제를 해결해 주시기전에 먼저 아버지의 문제를 다루시는 것을 통해 우리는 무엇을 배울 수 있나요?

 

* 우리는 아버지의 믿음/불신이 아들에게 끼치는 영향에 대해 무엇을 배울 수 있나요?  약 5:15-16 참조

 

* 주님은 주님의 능력을 체험 하기위해 당신 자신의 믿음/ 불신에 대해 무엇을 말씀 하시고 계실까요?  요 20:27 참조

 

* 당신은 주님의 음성에 어떻게 응답하길 원하세요?

Why then is it written that the Son of Man must suffer?: QT for Tue July 28, 2015, read Mk 9;

The followers of the Lord Jesus asked, “why do they teach  that Elijah must come first” before the Messiah?  The Lord Jesus answered them saying, “Elijah has come and got rejected. Then the Lord Jesus added that even the Son of Man— Himself must suffer much and get rejected. The Lord Jesus is paintpainting a picture of suffering Messiah before them!

 

* What is the Lord Jesus’ teaching about His work as the Son of God as revealed to them?

 

* What has the Lord been doing in the process of your maturing in the Lord?  See also Jn 10:11

 

* What is God expecting from us as we intorduce the love of the Lord?  See also Phil 1:29

 

* What do you want to do about it?

어찌 인자에 대하여 기록하기를 많은 고난을 받고 멸시를 당하리라 하였느냐?: 2015, 7월 28일 화요일, QT,

제자들은 왜 ‘엘리야가 먼저와서’ 주님/메시야의 길을 준비해야 한다고 가르치느냐고 묻자 주님은 과연 엘리야가 왔지만 사람들은 그를 거절하였고 심지어는 하나님께서 그들에게 하나님의 아들이라고 소개 하시는 자신도 많은 고난을 받고 죽임을 당하리라고 가르치십니다.

 

* 주님은 자신이 하나님의 아들로 제자들에게 소개되는 것을 보시며 자신의 사역에 대해 무엇을 말씀 하시고 계실까요?

 

* 주님은 당신이 주 안에서 새로운 삶을 누리도록 하시기 위해 무엇을 하셨을까요?  요 10:11 참조

 

* 하나님은 우리가 주님의 사랑을 중거하는 과정에 무엇을 경험 하길 원하실까요?  빌 1:29 참조

 

* 당신은 그것에 대해 무엇을 하길 원하세요?

 

Seeing the kingdom of God coming with power: QT for Mon July 27, 2015, read Mark 9;

The Lord Jesus has chosen Peter, James and John to show them the coming of the kingdom of God coming with power after He has prophesied. They didn’t understand it’s meaning then, but they saw how greater the Lord Jesus was than Moses and Elijah, though Peter tried to treat the Lord Jesus equally with them. For, God said that they should listen to Him!

 

* What did it mean that the Lord Jesus had told them about coming of the kingdom of God in power?

 

* What should they have learned about the Lord Jesus as they saw the coming of the kingdom of God in power?  See also Jn 6:14

 

* What is it that you want need to do to experience the kingdom of God?  See also  Jn 14:21-23 

 

* How do you want to see it happening in life?

 

하나님의 나라가 능력으로 임하는 것을 보는 축복: 2015, 7월 27일 월요일 QT, 막 9장을 읽으세요;

주님은 베드로와 야고보 그리고 요한을 택하시고 변화산으로 올라가셔서 자신의 거룩하심과 하나님의 관계를 보여 주시고 그들의 눈을 열어 주십니다. 비록 베드로는 주님을 모세나 엘리야처럼 대접하려 했지만 하나님은 그들에게 모세나 엘리야 의 말보다 주 예수 그리스도의 말씀을 들으라고 말씀 하십니다.

 

* 주 예수께서 말씀 하신 ‘하나님의 나라가 능력으로 임하는 것’은 무슨 뜻 이었을까요?

 

* 그들은 하나님의 나라가 임하는 것을 보며 주 예수 그리스도에 대해 무엇을 배웠을까요?  요 6:14 참조

 

* 당신은 어떻게 하나님의 나라가 능력으로 임하는 것을 경험할 수 있을까요?  요 14:21-23 참조

 

* 당신은 어떻게 그것을 실천하길 원하세요?