Scripture Sets to use with Discovery Bible Study

 
 

Seven Stories of Hope

is a great scripture set to use with people who do not yet follow Jesus. It helps people discover Jesus and follow Him.

1) The Sinful Woman - Luke 7:36-50

2) Pharisee & Tax Collector - Luke 18:9-17

3) Zacchaeus - Luke 19:1-10

4) Unforgiving Servant - Matthew 18:21-35􏰀

5) Thieves on the Cross - Luke 22:66 – 23:25, 23:32-43

6) Resurrection - Luke 24:1-20

7) Prodigal Son - Luke 15:11-32 

The Seven Commands of Christ

is a great short-term discipleship resource that is used to equip new followers of Jesus. So if someone or a group believes in Jesus using the Seven Stories of Hope, then you can transition immediately to the Seven Commands of Christ. (Don’t worry about finishing the 7 Stories of Hope.) Once a person has traded his ways for the way of Jesus, this scripture set teaches people what the ways of Jesus actually are…

  1. Repent & Believe – Command: Mark 1:14-15 | Story: Luke 19:1-10 (Zaccheus)

  2. Be Baptized – Command: Matthew 28:19-20 | Story: Acts 8:26-39 (Philip & Ethiopian Official)

  3. Pray – Command: Matthew 6:9-13 | Story: Matthew 6:9-13 (Jesus Teaches About Prayer)

  4. Go…Make Disciples – Command: Matthew 28:19-20 | Story: John 4:4-42 (Samaritan Woman at the Well)

  5. Love – Command: Matthew 22:37-39 | Story: Luke 10:25-37 (Good Samaritan)

  6. Lord’s Supper – Command: Luke 22:19-20 | Story: Luke 22:7-20 (Jesus’ Last Supper)

  7. Give – Command: Luke 6:38 | Story: Mark 12:41-44 (The Widow Gives)