Readings October 11 to 17

Our Part in the Story:
Daily readings based on Sunday’s Narrative Lectionary text

October 11, 2015 : Hear O Israel
Deuteronomy 5:1-21; 6:4-9

Read a different text each day, and consider how it relates to Sunday’s lesson and to your daily experiences.

Monday, 10/12: A Chosen People
Deuteronomy 7:1-11
✤ Do you think God has also chosen you? If so, for what?

Tuesday, 10/13: Words of Warning to Israel
Deuteronomy 9:1-7
✤ Why do you think God continued to keep the covenant with Israel, even though Israel didn’t keep the covenant with God?

Wednesday, 10/14: Exhortation to Choose Life
Deuteronomy 30:11-20
✤ Is it ever tempting for you to choose death? When is that easier or more appealing than choosing life?

Thursday, 10/15: Joshua Becomes Moses’ Successor
Deuteronomy 31:1-7
✤ What characteristics do you think Joshua possessed to become the one who led the Israelites into the Promised Land?

Friday, 10/16: Moses Dies
Deuteronomy 34:1-12
✤ Why do you think God chose Moses to be such a great leader to speak to face to face?

Saturday, 10/17: Joshua Renews the Covenant
Joshua 8:30-35
✤ Why do you think the Israelites needed to hear the Law in its entirety?