By Scarlett Stough
Part I The Example
I Corinthians 10:1-13 Where do we find examples that warn us? List the warnings? What is our assurance that we can stand firm (persevere)?
Genesis 13:8-13 Why did Lot choose to live in Sodom?
Genesis 19:1-26 Read the account of Lotís
rescue. In what way did Lot and his family allow Sodomís culture to distort
Part II Donít Look Back
II Peter 2:4-10 Why do you think God rescued Lot? What is the lesson Peter is illustrating? See also Ezekiel 9:4-6)
Luke 17:32, 20-37; 18:1 How does remembering Lotís wife illustrate Jesusí instruction?
Luke 10:8-16 What does Jesus say about those who reject his message?
Luke 9:60-62 Notice the phrase ďlooks backĒ (NIV). What is the lesson Jesus is teaching?
Hebrews 6:4-8 List the characteristics from which we should not fall away. To what does the author compare falling away? What lesson and warning is contained in verses 7 and 8?
Hebrews 6:9-12 What encouragement is conveyed in these verses?
II Timothy 4:9-10 (See also Colossians 4:14 and Philemon 1:23-24.) Why did Demas, an associate and coworker, desert Paul? How should you apply this to your own attitude?
I John 2:15-17 What are the characteristics of loving this world? What is the characteristic of the one who will live forever?
Part III Look Forward
II Peter 3:8-18 Why is God so patient? Why is he waiting ? To what are we looking forward? List everything in these verses that we should be doing while we wait.
Matthew 24:12-13 How important is perseverance or endurance?
Matthew 6:33 What should be our first priorities?
What is Godís promise?