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The Sunday School Lesson Outline

November 23 Lesson 12
INHERITANCE MARKS A NEW BEGINNING
DEVOTIONAL READING: Psalm 51:1–13BACKGROUND SCRIPTURE: Ezekiel 47:13–23; Acts2:37–47

EZEKIEL 47:13–23
13 Thus saith the Lord GOD; This shall be the border, whereby ye shall inherit the land according to the twelve tribes of Israel: Joseph shall have two portions.
14 And ye shall inherit it, one as well as another: concerning the which I lifted up mine hand to give it unto your fathers: and this land shall fall unto you for inheritance.
15 And this shall be the border of the land toward the north side, from the great sea, the way of Hethlon, as men go to Zedad;
16 Hamath, Berothah, Sibraim, which is between the border of Damascus and the border of Hamath; Hazarhatticon, which is by the coast of Hauran.
17 And the border from the sea shall be Hazarenan, the border of Damascus, and the north northward, and the border of Hamath. And this is the north side.
18 And the east side ye shall measure from Hauran, and from Damascus, and from Gilead, a…

The International Sunday School Lesson

Lesson for November 22, 2015
Thessalonica, Berea, and AthensActs 17:1–4, Acts 17:10–12, Acts 17:22–25, Acts 17:28 Dr. Mark Scott wrote this treatment of the InternationalSunday School Lesson. Scott teaches preaching and New Testament at Ozark Christian College, Joplin, Missouri, and has held preaching ministries in Missouri, Illinois, and Colorado. This lesson treatment is published in the November 15 issue of The Lookout magazine, and is also available online at www.lookoutmag.com. ______ By Mark Scott  Acts 16 set the stage for the gospel going up and down the social ladder. Acts 16 illustrated the truth discerned in Acts 15. If Gentiles did not have to become Jews to be Christians, then that is good news for everyone. People like Lydia (Acts 16:11-18), the slave girl (vv.Acts 16:16-24), and the jailer needed the gospel (vv. Acts 16:25-40). In Acts 17 the gospel goes up the social ladder to the prominent (financially and philosophically). In Acts 18, Acts 17:19 the gospel goes down th…

Christian Worship Three Year Lectionary (with Supplemental Lectionary)

SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 15, 2015 | EPIPHANY
LAST SUNDAY AFTER THE EPIPHANY
THE TRANSFIGURATION OF OUR LORD
YEAR B

     Old Testament      2 Kings 2:1–12a
             Psalm       Psalm 148
 New Testament       2 Corinthians 3:12–4:2
 New Testament       2 Corinthians 4:3–6 (Supplemental)
             Gospel       Mark 9:2–9


Christian Worship Three Year Lectionary (with Supplemental Lectionary). Bellingham, WA: Logos Bible Software, 2009. Print.

United Methodist Revised Common Lectionary

SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 15, 2015 | EPIPHANY
TRANSFIGURATION SUNDAY
Readings for Transfiguration are used on the Sunday prior to Ash Wednesday.
YEAR B

 Old Testament      2 Kings 2:1–12
             Psalm       Psalm 50:1–6 (UMH 783)
 New Testament       2 Corinthians 4:3–6
 Gospel       Mark 9:2–9


Vanderbilt Divinity Library. United Methodist Revised Common Lectionary. Bellingham, WA: Logos Bible Software, 2009. Print.

Catholic Lectionary

SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 15, 2015 | ORDINARY TIME
SIXTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME
YEAR B | ROMAN MISSAL

First Reading       Leviticus 13:1–2, 44–46
Response       Psalm 32:7
              Psalm       Psalm 32:1–2,Psalm 32:5,Psalm 32:11
Second Reading       1 Corinthians 10:31–11:1
GospelAcclamation       Luke 7:16
Gospel       Mark 1:40–45


Catholic Lectionary. Bellingham, WA: Logos Bible Software, 2009. Print.

Lutheran Service Book Three Year Lectionary

SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 15, 2015 | EPIPHANY
THE TRANSFIGURATION OF OUR LORD
YEAR B

 Old Testament       2 Kings 2:1–12 or Exodus 34:29–35
 Psalm       Psalm 50:1–6
 Epistle       2 Corinthians 3:12–13 (14–18) 4:1–6
 Gospel       Mark 9:2–9


Lutheran Service Book Three Year Lectionary. Bellingham, WA: Logos Bible Software, 2009. Print.

The Episcopal Church

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 22, 2015 | AFTER PENTECOST
PROPER 29
YEAR B

Psalm       Psalm 93
First Reading       Daniel 7:9–14
Second Reading       Revelation 1:1–8
Gospel       John 18:33–37 or Mark 11:1–11


The Episcopal Church. Book of Common Prayer (1979) Sunday Lectionary. Bellingham, WA: Logos Bible Software, 2010. Print.