Turn To Me (Joel 2:1-20) Spring 2019

TURN TO ME

JOEL 2:1- 20

            I. NOTHING SHALL ESCAPE THEM (vs. 1-11)

           a. What was the trumpet to alarm the people about?______________________________________________

           b. When did Joel see the “day of the Lord” coming to pass? ________________________________________

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           c. What was this invading army composed of (Ch 1:4)? ____________________________________________

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           d. Why would a plague of locusts cause the kind of reaction we see in verse 6? ________________________

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           e. What is the point of verses 8-11? _____________________________________________________________

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II. CALL A SACRED ASSEMBLY (vs. 12-17)

a. In response to the invasion what does God appeal to Judah to do? ________________________________

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b. Why does God tell them to rend their hearts and not their clothes?_______________________________

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c. What does verse 13 reveal about the heart of God? ____________________________________________

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d. The trumpet in Zion was sounded in verse 1 and 15. What was the difference? ______________________

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e. Who was to participate in the solemn assembly? _______________________________________________

III. THE LORD WILL ANSWER (vs. 18-20)

a. Verse 18…”then the Lord will be zealous for His people”…when? ____________________________________

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b. What will God do to for His people after they repent? ___________________________________________

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c. What will God do with this “army” from the north? _____________________________________________

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IV. APPLICATION: During times of great calamity in a believers life or even in the church what example can

we follow from this passage? ______________________________________________________________________

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