Old Testament Examples (I Corinthians 10:1-13) 09/11/19

OLD TESTAMENT EXAMPLES

1 Corinthians 10:1-13

I. OUR FATHERS (vs. 1-5)

      a. What did Paul state that their fathers had in common? ______________________________________________

      b. What does it mean they were all baptized into Moses? ______________________________________________

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      c. Why is it significant to note they all ate the same spiritual food and drank the same spiritual drink? ___________

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      d. Where does Paul say that Christ was in all this? ____________________________________________________

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      e. What happened to the fathers with whom God was not well pleased? __________________________________

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II. LUST, IDOLATRY, SEXUAL IMMORALITY, TEMPTING, AND COMPLAINING (vs. 6-11)

      a. Why were the failings of the fathers recorded? ____________________________________________________

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      b. What specific failings does Paul indicate were problems for the fathers? ________________________________

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      c. Are these things problems for people even today? __________________________________________________

      Numbers 11:4, Exodus 32:4, Numbers 25:1-9, Exodus 17:2, 7, Numbers 21:6-9

III. THE WAY OF ESCAPE (vs. 12-13)

      a. What causes a person to “think he stands?” ________________________________________________________

      b. What causes a person to fall? ____________________________________________________________________

      c. How unique are your temptations? ________________________________________________________________

      d. Who controls the degree of temptation? ___________________________________________________________

      e. What promise do we have from God in the midst of temptation? ________________________________________

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IV. Application: Can we learn from the mistakes of others?________________________________________________

Does knowing that others share our weaknesses help us to rely more on Christ for the strength to overcome? __________________________________________________________________________________________________

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