A Short Missions Bible Study

Read Genesis 11:1-9

  • What was man's main reason to build the city and not scatter over the face of the earth?
  • Why did the Lord want them to scatter? (See Gen. 1:28 and Gen. 9:1)
  • What was the result of man's disobedience?

Read Genesis 12:1-4

  • What did God command Abram (Abraham) to do?
  • What did God promise He would give Abram (Abraham) if he obeyed?

Read Genesis 26:1-5 and Genesis 28:10-15

  • How did this promise continue on to Abraham's descendants?

Read Deuteronomy 4:5-6

  • Why did God give His people the 10 Commandments?

Read Joshua 2:9-10

  • How did the nations respond to God parting the Red Sea?

Read 1 Kings 4:29-34

  • Why did God give Solomon wisdom? What did God get?

Read Daniel 3:28-4:3

  • How did the King Nebuchadnezzar respond to God rescuing Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego from the furnace?

Read Daniel 6:25-28

  • How did King Darius respond to God rescuing Daniel from the lion's den?

What does Jesus have to say about the nations?

  • John 3:16 =
  • Matthew 24:14 =
  • Luke 24:46-47 =
  • Mark 16:15 =
  • Acts 1:8 =

What was Paul's ministry philosophy?

  • Romans 10:14-15 =
  • Romans 15:20-21 =

Read Revelation 5:9

  • What is significant about this passage and how does it relate to the promise God gave to Abraham in Genesis 12:1-4

How should God's heart for the world affect our lives as Christians?

How can we cultivate a heart for the world?