(Christian Survivors) Bible Lesson. Teen Bible Lesson.
As believers, we are citizens of Heaven, dropped off into the wilds of this earth. What skills does it take to be a survivor?
The apostle Paul taught Timothy about discipline by referring to three familiar occupations. Study 2 Timothy chapter 2 and the supporting Scriptures. Answer these four questions about each profession. . .
- What difficulties does a person of this occupation face?
- How do Christians face similar hardships?
- What special characteristics does a person of this occupation have that allow him or her to survive in such a difficult situation?
- How can we practice similar characteristics as Christians surviving in this world?
The Soldier (2 Timothy 2:3; Colossians 3:2)
The Athlete (2 Timothy 2:5; 1 Corinthians 9:24 – 27)
The Farmer (2 Timothy 2:6; Galatians 6:7, 8)