2021 – Prepared to shine

Week 2: 11-17 July 2021

Welcome
● Welcome everybody
● Start with an icebreaker – https://woordenlewe.com/ice-breakers/
Word
1. Pray: Open with prayer
2. Read: Abraham builds an altar to sacrifice Isaac-Gen 22
● Gen 22:9 (NIV) “When they reached the place God had told him about, Abraham built an altar there and arranged the wood on it. He bound his sonIsaac and laid him on the altar, on top of the wood.”

● Gen 22:13 (NLT) “Then Abraham looked up and saw a ram caught by its horns in a thicket. So he took the ram and sacrificed it as a burnt offering in place of his son.”

● Gen 22:14 (NIV) “So Abraham called that place The Lord Will Provide. And to this day it is said, ‘On the mountain of the Lord it will be provided.’ Mountain – Golgotha (place of the skull … Mark 15:22)”
3. Watch the short message by Gerhard Dalton
4. Discussion:
1) What do you think is the real reason why God asked Abraham to build this altar?
2) The Old Testament always points to what is going to happen when Christ comes to this earth. Talk about how this story of Abraham was fulfilled in the
New Testament.
Worshiphttps://woordenlewe.com/connect-worship/
Spend time in God’s presence through Praise and Worship.
Works
This week: Think about the altar that God is asking you to build:
1) Think about why God is asking you for obedience?
2) Think about your daily walk with God, are you living a sacrificial life for Him? If Yes, how do you live sacrificially every day?