Hire
Writers
Editors
Home Tour About Read What's New Help Forums Join
My Account Login
Shop
Save
Support
E
Book
Store
Learn
About
Jesus
  

Win A Publishing Package HERE            

The HOME for Christian writers! The Home for Christian Writers!



 
Bible Studies PLEASE ENCOURAGE THE AUTHOR BY COMMENTING

  LEAVE COMMENT ON ARTICLE   SEND A PRIVATE MESSAGE
  HIRE THIS WRITER
REPORT ARTICLE

 TRACK THIS AUTHOR ADD TO MY FAVORITES
corner
What's New
 
corner
 
IT'S A CELEBRATION PT 10
by Roxie Rogiers
12/06/11
Free to Share
Author requests article critique


  Mail
 





NEW LIFE LESSONS BSFBP: “It’s a Celebration!” Esther 4:10-17

10 Again Esther spake unto Hatach, and gave him commandment unto Mordecai; 11 All the king's servants, and the people of the king's provinces, do know , that whosoever, whether man orwoman, shall come unto the king into the inner court, who is not called , there is one law of his to put him to death , except such to whom the king shall hold out the golden sceptre, that he may live: but I have not been called to come in unto the king these thirty days. 12 And they told to Mordecai Esther's words. 13 Then Mordecai commanded to answer Esther, Think not with thyself that thou shalt escape in the king's house, more than all the Jews. 14 For if thou altogether holdest thy peace at this time, then shall there enlargement and deliverance arise to the Jews fromanother place; but thou and thy father's house shall be destroyed : and who knoweth whether thou art come to the kingdom for such a time as this? 15 Then Esther bade them return Mordecai this answer, 16 Go , gather together all the Jews that are present in Shushan, and fast ye for me, and neither eat nor drink three days, night or day: I also and my maidens will fast likewise; and so will I go in unto the king, which is not according to the law: and if I perish , I perish . 17 So Mordecai went his way , and did according to all that Esther had commanded him.

OBSERVATION QUESTIONS:
1) What did Esther say in response to Mordecai’s appeal to petition the king (v.10-11)?
2) How did Mordecai respond to his niece’s refusal to do what he asked (v.12-14)?
3) What did Esther ask Mordecai to do for her (v.15-16)?
4) What did Esther say that she was willing to do to help her people (v.16)?
5) What did Mordecai do in response to the Queen’s request (v.17)?

APPLICATION QUESTIONS:
1) How willing are you to risk your job, reputation, or relationships to help someone else?
2) When have you done anything risky to help another person or group of people?
3) If you have ever risked anything to help another, what did you do?
4) What was the result of your action, or inaction?

LIFE LESSONS:
1) God is pleased when we willingly sacrifice our time, talent or treasure to help others.
2) God is glorified when we lay down our lives to advance His kingdom on earth.
3) The measure of our love for our Lord is our willingness to love others at any cost.


If you died today, are you absolutely certain that you would go to heaven? You can be! TRUST JESUS NOW

Read more articles by Roxie Rogiers or search for articles on the same topic or others.


Read More - Free Reprints, Main Site Articles, Most Read Articles or highly acclaimed Challenge Articles. Read Great New Release Christian Books for FREE in our Free Reads for Reviews Program. Christian writers can JOIN US at FaithWriters for Free. Grow as a Writer and help spread the Gospel.


The opinions expressed by authors do not necessarily reflect the opinion of FaithWriters.com.

Hire a Christian Writer, Christian Writer Wanted, Christian Writer Needed, Christian Content Needed
Find a Christian Editor, Hire a Christian Editor, Christian Editor, Find a Christian Writer
 
corner
Corner
This article has been read 166 times     < Previous | Next >


Member Comments
Member Date




TRUST JESUS TODAY














Free Audio Bible
500 Plus Languages
Faith Comes By Hearing.com