Category Archives: Mat 20-25

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 25: 31-46. 34 ‘Come … inherit … 41  ‘Depart from me, 

Imperative: Mat 25: 31-46. 34 ‘Come … inherit … 41  ‘Depart from me,  Context: Mat 25:31 “When the Son of man comes in his glory, and all the angels with him, then he will sit on his glorious throne. Mat 25:32 Before … Continue reading Continue reading

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Mat 25:14-30.  20, 22, 25 Behold … 21, 23 enter into the joy of your master.’  28 So take  … give it  29 Cast out

Imperative:  Mat 25:14-30.  20, 22, 25 Behold … 21, 23 enter into the joy of your master.’  28 So take  … give it  29 Cast out Context: Mat 25:14 “For it will be as when a man going on a journey called his … Continue reading Continue reading

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Mat 25:1-13. 6 ‘Behold, the bridegroom! Come out 8 ‘Give us  9 go rather 11 open to us 13 Watch, therefore

Imperative: Mat 25:1-13. 6 ‘Behold, the bridegroom! Come out 8 ‘Give us  9 go rather 11 open to us 13 Watch, therefore Context: Mat 25:1 “Then the kingdom of heaven shall be compared to ten maidens who took their lamps and went to … Continue reading Continue reading

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Mat 24:43-51. But know this, that if the householder had known (No imperative)

Imperative: Mat 24:43-51. But know this, that if the householder had known (No imperative) Context: Mat 24:43 But know this, that if the householder had known in what part of the night the thief was coming, he would have watched and … Continue reading Continue reading

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Mat 24:32-42. 32 “From the fig tree learn its lesson … 42 Watch therefore,

Imperative: Mat 24:32-42. 32 “From the fig tree learn its lesson: … 42 watch, therefore Context: Mat 24:32 “From the fig tree learn its lesson: as soon as its branch becomes tender and puts forth its leaves, you know that summer … Continue reading Continue reading

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Mat 24:29-31. “Immediately after the tribulation of those days (No imperative)

Imperative: Mat 24:29-31. “Immediately after the tribulation of those days (No imperative) Context: Mat 24:29 “Immediately after the tribulation of those days the sun will be darkened, and the moon will not give its light, and the stars will fall from … Continue reading Continue reading

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Mat 24:23-28. 23, 25, 26 Behold – four times

Imperative: Mat 24:23-28. 23, 25, 26 Behold – four times Context: Mat 24:23 Then if any one says to you, ‘Lo, here is the Christ!’ or ‘There he is!’ do not believe it. Mat 24:24 For false Christs and false prophets … Continue reading Continue reading

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Mat 24:15-22. 15  (let the reader understand),  16 flee 18  not turn back 20 Pray that

Imperative: Mat 24:15-22. 15  (let the reader understand),  16 flee 18  not turn back 20 Pray that Context: Mat 24:15 “So when you see the desolating sacrilege spoken of by the prophet Daniel, standing in the holy place (let the reader understand), … Continue reading Continue reading

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Mat 24:4-14. 4 “Take heed that no one leads you astray. 6 see that you are not alarmed;

Imperative: Mat 24:4-14. 4 “Take heed that no one leads you astray. 6 see that you are not alarmed; Context: Mat 24:4 And Jesus answered them, “Take heed that no one leads you astray. Mat 24:5 For many will come in … Continue reading Continue reading

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