Lesson for October 24, 2020

MIRACLES

Scripture reading: Acts 8:5-25.

Memory verse: Joshua 3:5.

  1. What is one of the primary purposes of miracles? Exodus 4:5; Numbers 16:28; Exodus 19:9; John 2:23.
  2. What was the purpose of the plagues in Egypt? Exodus 7:5; 9:29.
  3. When the manna and the quails fell among Israel was the Lord magnified? Exodus 16:6, 12-15.
  4. Did Elijah use a miracle to show the children of Israel that the Father in Heaven was the true God? 1 Kings 18:23, 24; 37-39.
  5. For what purpose was Jesus’ greatest miracle performed? John 11:41-43.

Note. — The working of a miracle is a wonderful thing! It may be contrary to the established laws or constitution of nature. But God is the creator of nature and its laws; therefore, God also is able to create miracles which are contrary to these laws.

  1. What did Jesus tell the nobleman who came to Him for the healing of his son? John 4:48.
  2. Why did Jesus refer to Lot’s wife when telling of His second coming? Luke 17:26-32.
  3. After the ascension of Christ was the gift of miracles still prevalent? Acts 3:12, 16; 4:9, 10.
  4. Should we continue to praise the Lord and expect miracles? 2 Chronicles 7:3; Matthew 15:31; Luke 5:26.