“Where is the one who has been born king of the Jews? We have come to worship him.”: QT for Mon Jan 21, 2019, read Mt 2;

No one ever been born in human history as the born king of any race, though many has been born prince or princes, but the Lord Jesus. And the magi from the east went to distant land to proclaim His birth and worship themselves the king of the Jews as well as the whole human race;

  • What could we observe the rein/government of the born king from the way He has been introduced?  Isa 9:7 Of the increase of his government and peace there will be no end. He will reign on David’s throne and over his kingdom, establishing and upholding it with justice and righteousness from that time on and forever. The zeal of the LORD Almighty will accomplish this
  • What could we observe the news of His birth that disturbed everyone in Jerusalem?  See also Ps 2:1-3 Why do the nations conspire and the peoples plot in vain? The kings of the earth take their stand and the rulers gather together against the LORD and against his Anointed One. “Let us break their chains,” they say, “and throw off their fetters.”
  • What could we learn from way those magi suffered long and dangerous trip to worship the born king even they were not Jews?  See also Ps 63:1-2 O God, you are my God, earnestly I seek you; my soul thirsts for you, my body longs for you, in a dry and weary land where there is no water. I have seen you in the sanctuary and beheld your power and your glory.
  • What is the Lord saying to you about your own worship of this King Jesus?
  • What do you want to do different in your worship of the King in your daily life?

유대인의 왕으로 나신 이가 어디 계시냐 우리가 그에게 경배하러 왔노라 : 2019, 1, 21, 월, QT, 마 2장을 읽으세요;

멀고 험한 길을 마다하지 않고 주 예수의 탄생에 관한 소식을 전하고 또 그를 경배하기 위해 여행을 한 동방박사들은 유대인의 왕으로 나신 왕 예수를 자신들의 왕으로 영접하고 경배하였습니다. 하나님은 우리들이 왕이신 예수님을 경배하는 삶에 어떤 변화가 있어야 한다고 말씀하고 계실까요?

  • 우리는 이 왕으로 태어나신 예수님의 다스리심에 대해 무엇을 관찰할 수 있나요?  사 9:7 참조 그 정사와 평강의 더함이 무궁하며 또 다윗의 왕좌와 그의 나라에 군림하여 그 나라를 굳게 세우고 지금 이후로 영원히 정의와 공의로 그것을 보존하실 것이라 만군의 여호와의 열심이 이를 이루시리라
  • 예루살렘 주님을 소동케 한 복음— 주님의 탄생에 관한 소식에 대해 우리는 무엇을 관찰할 수 있나요?  시 2:1-3 참조 어찌하여 이방 나라들이 분노하며 민족들이 헛된 일을 꾸미는가 세상의 군왕들이 나서며 관원들이 서로 꾀하여 여호와와 그의 기름 부음 받은 자를 대적하며 우리가 그들의 맨 것을 끊고 그의 결박을 벗어 버리자 하는도다
  • 그 박사들이 유대인의 왕으로 태어나신 왕을 경배하기 위해 멀고 험한 여행을 마다하지 않은 것을 통해 왕께 대한 경배에 대해 무엇을 관찰할 수 있나요? 시 63:1-2 참조 하나님이여 주는 나의 하나님이시라 내가 간절히 주를 찾되 이 없어 마르고 황폐한 땅에서 내 영혼이 주를 갈망하며 내 육체가 주를 앙모하나이다 내가 주의 권능과 영광을 보기 위하여 이와 같이 성소에서 주를 바라보았나이다
  • 주님은 왕이신 예수께 대한 당신의 경배에 대해 무엇을 말씀하시고 계실까요?
  • 당신은 왕께 대한 경배에 대해 무엇을 어떻게 새롭게 하길 원하세요?

Coming of the Savior: QT for Sun, Jan, 20, 2019, read your journal/ over the week Mt 1;

God has sent the promised Messiah for the people He loved and He as the son of Abraham and the son of David. The genealogy of the Savior is a genealogy of the descendant of the tribe of Judah as well genealogy of faith. Read your journal over the week/ or Mt 1, and see ‘What the Lord has spoken to you over the week’ and ‘How you’ve responded to His voice?’ as well;

  • What has the Lord spoken to you about your passion for spiritual

  spiritual reproduction?

  • What has God spoken to you about your plan/ agenda you’re insisting on even against God’s control?
  • What has the Lord spoken to you about your own willingness to embrace God’s plan that doesn’t sound rational?
  • What has the Lord spoken to you about your fear to carry out His word in life?
  • What is an application you need to carry out in life in response to His voice?

Coming of the Savior: QT for Coming of the Savior: QT for Sun, Jan, 20, 2019, read your journal/ over the week Mt 1;

Coming of the Savior: QT for Sun, Jan, 20, 2019, read your journal/ over the week Mt 1;

God has sent the promised Messiah for the people He loved and He as the son of Abraham and the son of David. The genealogy of the Savior is a genealogy of the descendant of the tribe of Judah as well genealogy of faith. Read your journal over the week/ or Mt 1, and see ‘What the Lord has spoken to you over the week’ and ‘How you’ve responded to His voice?’ as well;

  • What has the Lord spoken to you about your passion for spiritual

  spiritual reproduction?

  • What has God spoken to you about your plan/ agenda you’re insisting on even against God’s control?
  • What has the Lord spoken to you about your own willingness to embrace God’s plan that doesn’t sound rational?
  • What has the Lord spoken to you about your fear to carry out His word in life?
  • What is an application you need to carry out in life in response to His voice?

오래 전부터 약속하셨던 구세주를 보내시는 하나님: 2019, 1, 20, 주일 QT, 지난주간의 당신의 일기/ 또는 마1장을 읽으세요;

하나님께서는 오래전부터 약속하셨던 구세주를 아브라함과 다윗의 자손으로 보내시는 과정에 주님께 샤용돤 사람들을 기록하셨는데 그 족보는 유다지파의 족보일뿐 아니라 또한 믿음으로 구세주의 조상의 일원이 된 이들이 포함된 믿음의 계보이기도 합니다. 지난주간의 당신의 일기/ 또는 마1장을 읽어보고 ‘주님께서 당신에게 무엇을 말씀 하셨는지’ 그리고 ‘당신이 주님의 음성에 어떻게 응답하셨는지’ 살펴 보세요; 

  • 주님은 영적인 재생산에 대한 당신의 열정에 대해 무엇을 말씀 하셨을까요? 
  • 주님은 당신이 주님께도 굴복하지 않고있는 자신의 계획에 대해 무엇을 말씀하고 계실까요? 
  • 주님은 자신에게 이성적으로 들리지 않는 주님의 말씀에 대한 당신의 태도에 대해 무엇을 말씀하셨을까요? 
  • 주님은 주님의 말씀을 순종하기를 두려워 하는 당신의 삶의 영역에 대해 무엇을 말씀 하셨을까요? 
  • 당신이 주님께 순종하여 실천에 옮겨야 할 적용은 무엇일까요?  

Joseph son of David, do not be afraid to take Mary home as your wife: QT for Sat Jan 19, 2019, read Matt 1;

God has been disrupting plan of Joseph and Mary even they were worshippers of the Lord. For God has better plan for them that is far better than their own. Godliness both Joseph and Mary display was the key if God’s plan could stand;

  • What could we observe the work of God from the way He has disrupted their plan? See also Ps 33:10 The LORD foils the plans of the nations; he thwarts the purposes of the peoples.
  • What could we observe their faith even when God has done something unthinkable in their perspective?  See also Isa 55:8-9 “For my thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways,” declares the LORD. “As the heavens are higher than the earth, so are my ways higher than your ways and my thoughts than your thoughts.
  • What could we observe the way they have worked in partnership with God? See also Lk 1:38 I am the Lord’s servant,” Mary answered. “May it be to me as you have said.” Then the angel left her.
  • What Is God saying about His plan different than yours in your life lately?
  • What do you want to do about it that God’s plan might stand in your life?

다윗의 자손 요셉아 네 아내 마리아 데려오기를 무서워하지 말라: 2019, 1, 19, 토, QT, 마 1장을 읽으세요;

비록 요셉과 마리아가 경건한 사람들이었고 그들의 계획이 전혀 나쁜 것이 아니었지만 주님은 그들의 계획보다 더 좋은 계획을 가지시고 그들의 삶을 흔드시고 계십니다. 그들은 자신들이 이해할 수 없는 일이었지만 하나님의 선하심과 위대하신 권세에 굴복하며 자신들을 통해 주님의 계획이 이루어 지도록 헌신합니다.  

  • 하나님께서 그들의 계획을 훼방하시는 것을 통해 우리는 하나님의 역사하심에 대해 무엇을 관찰할 수 있나요?  시 33:10 참조
여호와께서 나라들의 계획을 폐하시며 민족들의 사상을 무효하게 하시도다
  • 그들이 자신들이 상상할 수 없는 일을 일으키시는 것을 대하는 그들의 태도를 통해 우리는 그들의 믿음에 대해 무엇을 관찰할 수 있나요?  사 55:8-9 참조 이는 내 생각이 너희의 생각과 다르며 내 은 너희의 과 다름이니라 여호와의 말씀이니라 이는 하늘이 보다 높음 같이 내 은 너희의 보다 높으며 내 생각은 너희의 생각보다 높음이니라
  • 그들이 하나님의 위대한 계획을 위해 하나님과 동역하는 것에 대해 우리는 무엇을 관찰할 수 있나요? 눅 1:38 참조 마리아가 이르되 주의 여종이오니 말씀대로 내게 이루어지이다 하매 천사가 떠나가니라
  • 하나님께서 최근에 당신의 삶 가운데 자신의 계획과 다른 하나님의 뜻 을 보여 주신 것은 무엇일까요?
  • 당신의 삶 가운데 하나님의 계획이 이루어 지도록 하기위해 당신은 어떻게 두 사람의 본을 따르기 원하세요?

All this took place to fulfill what the Lord had said through the prophet: QT for Fri Jan 18, 2019, read Matt 1;

God has sent angels to both Mary and Joseph to announce His plan to send the Messiah through then into the world. They have not only been reminded of what the prophets have prophesied but also commanded to carry our what they were expected to do in the process of see the fulfilling that God has foretold to happen;

  • What could we observe the way God has created the world through the Word?  See also Gen 1:3-5
And God said, “Let there be light,” and there was light. God saw that the light was good, and He separated the light from the darkness. God called the light day,” and the darkness he called “night.” And there was evening, and there was morning–the first day.
  • What could we observe the importance of the prophecy of God concerning everything including the birth, life as well death of the Messiah?  See also 1 Cor 15:3-4 For what I received I passed on to you as of first importance: that Christ died for our sins according to the Scriptures, that he was buried, that he was raised on the third day according to the Scriptures,
  • What is God saying about the power and sureness of the word in His history?  See also Isa 40:7-8 The grass withers and the flowers fall, because the breath of the LORD blows on them. Surely the people are grass. The grass withers and the flowers fall, but the word of our God stands forever.
  • What is one thing the Lord is telling you about what you need to do in your life?

이 모든 일이 된 것은 주께서 선지자로 하신 말씀을 이루려 하심이니: 2019, 1, 18, 금, QT, 마 1장을 읽으세요;

하나님은 자신들의 계획을 따라 결혼을 진행하고 있던 마리아와 요셉에게 천사를 보내시고 그들에게 하나님께서 어떻게 메시야를 보내실 지에 대해서 그리고 자신들이 해야 할 일에 대해 명령을 하십니다. 사람들이 메시야를 통한 구원을 경험하도록 우리에게 주님께서 주신 말씀은 어떻게 이루어 져야 할까요?

  • 예수님의 출생, 삶, 죽으심과 부활이 성경에 미리 예언된 것을 통해 우리는 예언의 중요성에 대해 무엇을 관찰할 수 있나요?  고전 15:3-4 참조 내가 받은 것을 먼저 너희에게 전하였노니 이는 성경대로 그리스도께서 우리 죄를 위하여 죽으시고 장사 지낸 바 되셨다가 성경대로 사흘 만에 다시 살아나사
  • 하나님은 역사에서 자신의 말씀의 능력과 확실성에 대해 무엇을 말씀하고 계실까요?  사 40:7-8 참조 은 마르고 이 시듦은 여호와의 기운이 그 위에 붊이라 이 백성은 실로 이로다 은 마르고 은 시드나 우리 하나님의 말씀은 영원히 서리라 하라
  •  당신의 삶 가운데 일어나야 한다고 하나님께서 말씀하신 한가지는 무엇일까요?
  • 당신의 삶 가운데도 주님께서 하신 말씀이 이루어지도록 당신은 무엇을 하길 원하세요?

Because Joseph …did not want to expose her to public disgrace, he had in mind to divorce her quietly: QT for Thu, Jan 17, 2019, read Mt 1;

They have said something about what happened to his wife Mary—being with a child even before they got began staying together. Yet, Joseph didn’t want to put her to public disgrace and possible punishment and justify his divorce. Then he had a visit of an angel in a dream;

  • What could we observe the heart of Joseph from the way he wanted to settle the situation with Mary?  See also 1 Cor 13:5 It is not rude, it is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered, it keeps no record of wrongs.
  • What could we observe Joseph’s character from the way he cared for her even he was hurting?  See also Col 3:13 Bear with each other and forgive whatever grievances you may have against one another. Forgive as the Lord forgave you.
  • What could we observe the way God has picked Joseph to carry his role in the coming of the Savior from his character?
  • What is the Lord telling you about your attitude to settle a hurtful situation that happened lately in your life? See Lk 22:50-51
And one of them struck the servant of the high priest, cutting off his right ear.  
  But Jesus answered, “No more of this!” And he touched the man’s ear and healed him.
  • What do you want to do in response to His voice that you too might live like Joseph did?