Walking With God – Basis Bible Study Week Two
May 18, 2020
Once a child is born, he or she begins to grow. An important step in this process is learning to walk. The same is true spiritually. The child of God must learn to walk with God. To describe the Christian life as “walking with God” indicates that Christianity is a relationship that is going somewhere every day, if only one step at a time. Micah, the Old Testament prophet, said you should “walk humbly with your God” (Micah 6:8).
No temptation has overtaken you except what is common to mankind. And God is faithful; he will not let you be tempted beyond what you can bear. But when you are tempted, he will also provide a way out so that you can endure it.1 Corinthians 10:13, NIV
As you read the Gospel of John, you may have noticed several different expressions that mean the same as walking with God. What are some of these?
Read John 1:37.Read John 2:5.Read John 5:14.Read John 8:12.
Who doesn’t want you to walk with God? Read 1 Peter 5:8.
What did the devil do in Matthew 4:1?
Read Hebrews 4:15.Did Jesus give in to temptation?Are temptation and sin the same? (Note: Temptation says, “Will you?” Sin says, “I will!”)
What should you do when the devil attacks you? Read James 4:7.
In your own words, what is sin? See 1 John 3:4 and James 4:17.
Isaiah 59:2 says, “But your iniquities have separated you from your God; your sins have hidden his face from you, so that he will not hear.” The only thing that can separate me from God is
Read 1 John 3:9.Can Christ give you the power to keep from sinning deliberately?Why?According to 1 John 1:9 and 2:1, if you do sin, what should you do?
Read 1 Corinthians 10:13. What does this verse say God promises to do when you are tempted or tested?
If you sin and confess your sin, what will God do? Read 1 John 1:9.
According to John 14:21, what does keeping Christ’s commandments prove?
According to John 10:27-29:Who has eternal life and is held by God’s power?To be Christ’s sheep (v. 27), you must hear Christ’s voice, be known by him, and
This study can be summed up in three simple words. Walk with God! That means you should resist temptation, obey God, and follow Jesus.