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Discerning Questions Template

S.O.W. QUESTIONSS. What does it say?O. What does it say that I need to obey?W. Who needs to hear this? Generally? Specifically?.DISCERNMENT QUESTIONSWhat gets your attention?What human needs or problems relate to the text?What is it like to have that problem?What other … Continue reading

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Mat 13:36-43. 43 He who has ears, let him hear.

Imperative: Mat 13:36-43. 43 He who has ears, let him hear. Context: Mat 13:36 Then he left the crowds and went into the house. And his disciples came to him, saying, “Explain to us the parable of the weeds of the … Continue reading Continue reading

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Mat 13:33-35 “The kingdom of heaven is like leaven (No imperative)

Imperative: Mat 13:33-35 “The kingdom of heaven is like leaven (No imperative) Context: Mat 13:33 He told them another parable. “The kingdom of heaven is like leaven which a woman took and hid in three measures of flour, till it was … Continue reading Continue reading

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Mat 11:25-30. 28 Come to me, 29 Take my yoke upon you, and learn from me;

Imperative: Mat 11:25-30. 28 Come to me, 29 Take my yoke upon you, and learn from me Context: Mat 11:25 At that time Jesus declared, “I thank thee, Father, Lord of heaven and earth, that thou hast hidden these things from … Continue reading Continue reading

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Mat 11:20-24. Then he began to upbraid the cities (No imperative)

Imperative: Mat 11:20-24. Then he began to upbraid the cities  (No imperative) Context: Mat 11:20 Then he began to upbraid the cities where most of his mighty works had been done, because they did not repent. Mat 11:21 “Woe to you, … Continue reading Continue reading

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Mat 11:16-19. “But to what shall I compare this generation? (No imperative)

Imperative: Mat 11:16-19. “But to what shall I compare this generation? (No imperative) Context: Mat 11:16 “But to what shall I compare this generation? It is like children sitting in the market places and calling to their playmates, Mat 11:17 ‘We … Continue reading Continue reading

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Mat 11:07-15. 15 He who has ears to hear, let him hear.

Imperative: Mat 11:07-15. 15 He who has ears to hear, let him hear. Context: Mat 11:07 As they went away, Jesus began to speak to the crowds concerning John: “What did you go out into the wilderness to behold? A reed … Continue reading Continue reading

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Mat 11:01-6. 4 Tell John what you hear and see:

Imperative: Mat 11:01-6. 4 Tell John what you hear and see: Context Mat 11:01  And when Jesus had finished instructing his twelve disciples, he went on from there to teach and preach in their cities. Mat 11:2  Now when John heard … Continue reading Continue reading

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