Quit being fashioned after this system of things, but be transformed.
The Romans were not known to cultivate a real, personal relationship with the gods they worshipped. To them, religion consisted mainly of rituals
Song 50 and Prayer
Congregation Bible Study:
Theocratic Ministry School:
Bible reading: 2 Samuel 9-12 (8 min.)
No. 1: 2 Samuel 10:13–11:4 (3 min. or less)
No. 2: Benaiah (No. 1)
No. 3: What Hope Can We Have for the Dead?
Monthly Theme: Help all sorts of people come to an accurate knowledge of truth.
—1 Tim. 2:3, 4.
10 min: How Paul Helped Greeks to Come to an Accurate Knowledge of Truth. Discussion. Have Acts 17:22-31 read. Consider how this account can help us in our ministry.
20 min: Jehovah Will Help You Be Bold. Discussion. Play the video Jehovah Will Help You Be Bold. (Go to jw.org, and look under BIBLE TEACHINGS > CHILDREN.) Invite comments from the audience on the lessons taught by the video. Ask school-age children to comment on how this video helped them to have the courage to witness to their schoolmates and teachers. Have a reenactment of an outstanding experience that one of the children had when witnessing at school.
Song 60 and Prayer