Lesson for February 16, 2019

FAITHFUL STEWARDSHIP DOCTRINALLY

Scripture reading: Titus 1:1-15.

Memory verse: Titus 2:1.

  1. What did the apostle Jude say we should earnestly contend for? Jude 3.
  2. What two kinds of doctrine are there in the world? Matt. 7:28, 29; 1 Tim. 4:1.

Note. — In these two texts are mentioned the doctrines of Christ, and the doctrines of devils.

  1. What is the doctrine of Christ according to 1 Tim 6:3-5?
  2. What did Jesus say of His doctrine? John 7:16.
  3. Why did He say this? John 6:38; 5:30.
  4. How and through what medium can we know the true doctrine? 2 Tim. 3:16, 17.
  5. Through what medium does the Holy Spirit work to reveal the wonderful saving truth? 2 Pet. 1:20, 21; Heb. 10:25; Rev. 2:7.
  6. Will obedience to sound doctrine help us? Rom 6:17, 18.
  7. As children of God and teachers, what are we commanded to teach? Titus 2:1.
  8. Should sound doctrine condemn all manner of sin? What is sin? 1 Tim. 1:9-10.
  9. By sound doctrine what may we be able to do? Titus 1:9.
  10. If we give heed to true Bible doctrine, what will it do? 1 Tim 4:16.
  11. What did Christ Jesus command us not to leave undone? Matt. 23:23.
  12. Why were the people astonished at the doctrine of Christ? Matt. 7:28, 29.

Note. — Christ spake with authority because He taught the Word in its purity, and no opponent relying upon false doctrine was able to successfully resist it; so it is with everyone today who is able to take the unadulterated Word as their guide.

  1. How did Paul say some would regard sound doctrine in times to come? 1 Tim. 4:1-4.