Drawing Near to God-Session 1 Study Guide
Knowing God Overview & The Trinity
Proverbs 2:1-5 My son, if you ______ my words and ______up my commands within you, 2 turning your ear to _______ and applying your heart to_____________ 3 indeed, if you call out for _______ and cry aloud for __________,4 and if you ______ for it as for silver and _______ for it as for hidden treasure,5 then you will understand the fear of the Lord and find the ___________ of God.
Psalm 9:10 Those who _______ ______ ________ will trust in you, for you Lord have never forsaken those who seek you.
Genesis 1:26 “Let ____ make man in ______ image”
Father at Creation: Deuteronomy 32:6b Is not he your ________, who _______ you, who made you and established you?
Son at Creation: (Colossians 1:15-17) “He (Jesus) is the image of the invisible God, the firstborn over all creation. For by ______ all things were _______ that are in heaven and that are on earth, visible and invisible, whether thrones or dominions or principalities or powers. All things were created through Him and for Him. And He is before all things, and in Him all things consist.”
Holy Spirit at Creation: (Job 33:4) “The ________ of God has _______ me, And the breath of the Almighty gives me life.”
Deuteronomy 6:4-5 Hear, O Israel: The Lord our God, the Lord is ______. Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your strength.
Isaiah 45:5 I am the LORD and there is ____ other; There is no God besides Me.
Father is God: “Grace to you and peace from God our ________” Philippians 1:2
Son is God: "The virgin will conceive and give birth to a _____, and they will call him Immanuel" (which means "God with us"). Matthew 1:23
Holy Spirit is God: “But Peter said, ‘Ananias, why has Satan filled your heart to lie to the _______ ________ and keep back part of the price of the land for yourself? While it remained, was it not your own? And after it was sold, was it not in your own control? Why have you conceived this thing in your heart? You have not lied to men but to _______’” Acts 5:3
We have a Good, Good Father
1 John 3:1a See what ____ ___ the Father has _______ on us, that we should be called children of God! And that is what we are!
Galatians 4:4-5 But when the set time had fully come, God sent his Son, born of a woman, born under the law, 5 to redeem those under the law, that we might receive ______ ___ _______.
Romans 8:15-16 The Spirit you received does not make you slaves, so that you live in fear again; rather, the Spirit you received brought about your adoption to sonship. And by him we cry, “____ ______ 16 The Spirit himself testifies with our spirit that we are ____ _____
Matthew 6:9 “This, then, is how you should pray: “‘____ Father __ ______, _______ be your name
John 14:2 My Father’s house has ______ rooms; if that were not so, would I have told you that I am going there to prepare a ______ for you?
John 10:28-30 I give them eternal life, and they shall never perish; no one will snatch them out of my hand. My Father, who has given them to me is greater than all; ___ ___ ____ ____ ____ ____ of my Father’s hand. I and the Father are one.
Colossians 1:12 and giving joyful thanks to the Father, who has ________ _____ to share in the inheritance of his holy people in the kingdom of light.
Colossians 1:13 For he has ______ ___ from the dominion of darkness and brought us into the kingdom of the Son he loves
Colossians 1:21-22 Once you were alienated from God and were enemies in your minds because of your evil behavior. 22 But now he has ________ _____by Christ’s physical body through death to present you_____in his sight, without blemish and free from accusation
Ephesians 1:3 Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who has _____us in the heavenly realms with every _______ blessing in Christ.
James 1:17 Every ____ and ______ gift is from above, coming down from the Father of the heavenly lights, who does not change like shifting shadows.
Matthew 6:6 But when you pray, go into your room, close the door and pray to your Father, who is ______. Then your Father, who sees what is done in_____, will ______ _____.
Matthew 6:10 Thy _______ come
Luke 12:32 Do not be afraid, little flock, for your Father has been ______to give you the kingdom.
Matthew 6:10 _____ ______ be done, on earth as it is in heaven.
Matthew 6:11 Give us today our ______ bread.
Matthew 6:12 And ______ ____our debts, ____ ___ _____ have forgiven our debtors.
Matthew 6:13 And lead us not into ___________, but __________ _____ from the evil one.
Luke 6:36 Be merciful, just as your Father is___________.
2 Cor 1:3a He is the father of _____________
2 Corinthians 1:3b-4 …the God of all _________, 4 who _________ us in all our troubles, so that we can comfort those in any trouble with the comfort we ourselves receive from God.
Psalm 68:5 Father of the ___________ and protector of ________ is God in his holy habitation
Isaiah 40:28 Do you not know? Have you not heard? The LORD is the _________ God, the Creator of the ends of the earth. He will not grow tired or weary, and his understanding no one can fathom.
Romans 1:7b _______and ________ to you from God our Father and from the Lord Jesus Christ.
Matthew 10:30 And even the very hairs on your head are all __________. So don’t be afraid; you are worth more than many sparrows.
John 15:1 "I am the true vine, and my Father is the _________
Proverbs 3:11-12 My son, do not despise the Lord’s __________, and do not resent his rebuke, because the Lord disciplines those he loves, as a father the son he delights in.
John 14:6 Jesus answered, “I am the way and the truth and the life. ___ ______ comes to the ________ except through me.”
John 1:18 No one has ever seen God, but the one and only Son, who is himself ______ and is in closest relationship with the Father, has made him __________.
John 14:7a If you really know ______, you will know my ________ as well.