Topical Bible Study Lesson on
Lesson FHL001– Small Group Bible Study on Faith Rest
Look up the following Scriptures. When reading these verses
ask yourself the following questions:
- Who is talking/writing?
- Who is the audience?
- What do these verses have to say about our main topic?
Read the following article that relates to our topical Bible
Faith-Rest (Trust Leading
By Warren Doud
Faith-Rest is God's
plan for Christians who are going through testing, who are having
problems. Faith-Rest is the means by which Christians can have
JOY, a happiness in this life which does not depend on people,
circumstances, or things. Think of it! God promises that you can
have the peace and joy of God, in spite of what's happening in
your life, in spite of the problems and testing that you are going
For Optimal Learning and Comprehension, Print the article and grab
you read the article, highlight the sentences, statements or paragraphs
that you find most profound, confusing, revolutionary, fundamental
or inspiring. Mark each highlight with the reason you choose
it. Use the corresponding word or letter. P
= Profound , C = Confusing , R
= Revolutionary , F = Fundamental
, I = Inspiring.
you have done this for the entire article, force yourself to narrow
your favorite sentences, statements or paragraphs down to your
top 5. Then top 3. Then 1. This will prepare you for in-depth
only will this technique improve overall reading comprehension,
but will act as a discussion outline for your small group. This
method also provides a jump start if you choose to do a written
summary of the article.
Answer the following questions after reading the article above:
- Do you agree with the basic premise
of the article? Why or why not?
- What was your favorite verse quoted
in the article and why?
- List five keywords that would
describe what this article is about.
- Give a real life example that
illustrates the main point of this article.
- Do you think the concept of Faith-rest
is widely understood among Christians today? Elaborate.
- In what ways does this article
resonate with you personally?
BIBLE RESEARCH TOOLS