Women's Bible Study Reading Schedule

Encounters with God the Holy Spirit

Women's Bible Study Readings 2016-2017

Date

Focus/Passage

 

9/13

Introduction to the Holy Spirit

 

9/20

Pentecost – Acts 1&2

 

9/27

A Lame Man recreated – Acts 3

10/4

 

A New People – Acts 2:27, 42-47, 4:23, 4:32-34, 5:12

10/11

 

Peter Part 1 – Acts 4 & 5 – bold, suffering for Christ

10/18

 

Ananias & Sapphira – Acts 5

10/25

 

Philip and the 7 deacons – Acts 6&7, 8:4, 8:26-40

11/1

 

Stephen – Acts 7

11/8

Saul’s conversion – Acts 8&9

 

 

11/15

 

 

Peter Part 2 – Acts 10 - Cornelius

11/22

 

THANKSGIVING BREAK

11/29

Simon the Magician (8:9ff), Dorcas (9:36ff), Aeneas (9:32ff)

 

12/6

Two very different women – Lydia (16:11) and the slave girl (16:16ff)

12/13

 

Barnabas – Acts 9:27, 11:1ff, ch. 13 & 14

12/20

 

CHRISTMAS BRUNCH

12/27 & 1/3

 

CHRISTMAS BREAK

1/10

Believers in the two Antiochs (Syria and Pisidia) – 11:19-30; 13:1-52

 

1/17

 

Encounters in Iconium and Lystra – Acts 14:1-23

1/24

 

Encounters with God in church leadership – Acts 15

1/31

Paul and Silas – Acts 16

Philippian Jailer

2/7

 

Athens – all types of people hear the Gospel – Jews, sceptics, believers in other gods, etc. – Acts 17:16-34

 

2/14

 

Priscilla and Aquilla – Acts 18

2/21

 

Priscilla in Ephesus – 18:24-28

2/28

 

God the Holy Spirit encounters the centers of political power - Rome – Tribune (Acts 22:22-26:32), Felix, Agrippa & Bernice

3/7

 

Paul’s Story – part 2 – Acts 22

3/14

 

Believers and opposition, elders in Ephesus – Acts 18 & 19, 20:17-38

3/21

 

Shipwreck – sailors encounter God – Acts 27

3/28

 

Paul in Rome – guards, church in Rome – Acts 28:11-30

4/4

 

Searching the Letters:  God encounters believers in Colossae – Colossians

4/11

 

EASTER BREAK

4/18

 

Searching the Letters:  God encounters believers in Galatia – Galatians

4/25

 

Searching the Letters:  God encounters believers in Philippi – Philippians

5/2

 

Searching the Letters:  God encounters believers in Rome – Romans

 

5/9

 

What God’s church looked like in the 1st & 2nd centuries

 

5/16

FINAL BRUNCH