October 10 – 16

October 10 – 16

“So we fix our eyes not on what is seen, but on what is unseen. For what is seen is temporary, but what is unseen is eternal.” 2 Corinthians 4:18

Sunday, 10th: A letter requesting Bible studies arrived on September 21st and lessons were mailed that day. On September 27th Teresa K… wrote: “Thank you for enrolling me in these wonderful Bible lessons. I am battling sadness and fear for my sister, Serena. She has cancer. I ask you and yours pray for her. I just can’t seem to get enough of God’s word. I want to learn more and more. Thank you for your time and kindness.” Praise God – “Heal me, O LORD, and I will be healed; save me, and I will be saved, for You are my praise.” (Jeremiah 17:14)! Pray Teresa studies more and shares God’s message of hope with her sister Serena.

Monday, 11th: WHAT’S THE MOST IMPORTANT THING YOU HAVE LEARNED? HAVE YOU RECEIVED THE LORD JESUS AS YOUR SAVIOR? and WHEN? New student inmate DeAdrian G… (age 38) wrote: “In order to get to Heaven I must first believe Jesus Christ died on the cross for my sins. Yes, on September 20, 2021.” (His 1st study was sent August 25, 2021) Praise God – “In Him we have redemption through His blood, the forgiveness of our trespasses, according to the riches of His grace” (Ephesians 1:7)! Pray DeAdrian keeps studying & memorizes Bible verses.

Tuesday, 12th: A letter from nana Vickie A… requesting Bible studies for 5-year-old Bentley A… arrived on September 5th and on that day appropriate studies were mailed. On October 4th we had Bentley’s completed worksheet. Here are his worksheet’s last 2 questions: HAVE YOU TAKEN THE LORD JESUS AS YOUR SAVIOR? and WHEN? Bentley’s response with his nana’s help: “Yes, on September 24, 2021, today!” Praise God – “Grandchildren are the crown of the aged, and the pride of children is their parents.” (Proverbs 17:6)! Pray Bentley & nana Vickie continue studying together; pray Bentley tells others about Jesus.

Wednesday, 13th: WHAT’S THE MOST IMPORTANT THING YOU HAVE LEARNED? HAVE YOU RECEIVED THE LORD JESUS AS YOUR SAVIOR? and WHEN? New student inmate Bryan W… (age 28) wrote: “That Christ still loves me even though I am a sinner. Yes, when I was doing this lesson on September 5, 2021.” (His 1st study was sent August 26, 2021) Praise God – “But God proves His love for us in this: While we were still sinners, Christ died for us.” (Romans 5:8)! Pray Bryan repents of sinful things the Holy Spirit reveals to him; pray he finds a godly friend.

Thursday, 14th: WHAT’S THE MOST IMPORTANT THING YOU HAVE LEARNED? HAVE YOU RECEIVED THE LORD JESUS AS YOUR SAVIOR? and WHEN? New student inmate Jake T… (age 37) wrote: “That Christ is the only way to Heaven. Yes, today, September 3, 2021.” (His 1st study was sent August 30, 2021) Praise God – “For the law was given through Moses; grace and truth came through Jesus Christ.” (John 1:17)! Pray Jake rereads past study booklets while he waits for new ones; pray he shares the gospel fearlessly.

Friday, 15th: WHAT’S THE MOST IMPORTANT THING YOU HAVE LEARNED? HAVE YOU RECEIVED THE LORD JESUS AS YOUR SAVIOR? and WHEN? New student inmate Brad G… (age 41) wrote: “God raised Jesus from the dead. We are saved by what God has done for us through His Son. Yes, on September 14, 2021.” (His 1st study was sent September 12, 2021) Praise God – “He was delivered over to death for our trespasses and was raised to life for our justification.” (Romans 4:25)! Pray Brad keeps studying, finds an inmate to study with and shares his faith.

Saturday, 16th: WHAT DO YOU HOPE TO LEARN FROM GOD THROUGH THE STUDY OF HIS WORD? On October 8 at 9:55 AM, new student hopeful Karl C… e-mailed: “I don’t understand faith, how it works and how God talks to us today.” (His first study was mailed October 8, 2021) Praise God – “Now faith is the assurance of what we hope for and the certainty of what we do not see.” (Hebrews 11:1)! Pray Karl, by faith, studies God’s word, acknowledges His truth and lives it out boldly.


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