What to Say About the Magazines
The Watchtower Apr. 15
“Almost everyone agrees that one of the keys to a happy family life is good communication, yet many people find it difficult to communicate well. Why do you suppose that is? [Allow for response.] This magazine offers suggestions on developing communication skills.” Read James 1:19.
“Many people say that the cross helps them to feel closer to God. However, some wonder: Is it proper to venerate the instrument used to put Jesus to death? Did Jesus really die on a cross? The article that begins on page 12 examines these questions from the Bible’s viewpoint.” Read Acts 5:30.
The Watchtower May 1
“Millions of people worldwide suffer from the painful effects of poverty. What do you feel can be done to help them? [Allow for response. Then read 1 Peter 2:21.] This magazine explains how we can follow Jesus’ example in showing concern for the poor.”
“Have you ever wondered why we grow old? [Allow for response.] The Bible’s explanation of why we grow old shows how God has made it possible for us to enjoy endless life. [Read Isaiah 25:8.] This issue of Awake! examines some of the current ideas about the aging process.”