What to Say About the Magazines
The Watchtower Oct. 15
“Many people feel that the future is so uncertain that we are better off living just for today. What do you think? [Allow for response.] Jesus made this interesting comment. [Read Matthew 6:34.] This magazine explains how we can plan for the future but at the same time avoid being unduly anxious about it.”
“All of us have lost loved ones in death. Do you think they are watching us from heaven? [Allow for response.] Notice what Jesus said when Lazarus died. [Read John 11:11.] This article explains whether the dead are alive somewhere or are asleep awaiting a resurrection.” Feature the article that begins on page 28.
The Watchtower Nov. 1
“Do you think the world would be a better place if people demonstrated more humility? [Allow for response.] Note what Jesus said about this quality. [Read Matthew 23:12.] This article discusses the value of cultivating humility, even in this competitive world.”
“In the past, people often looked to the Bible for guidance. But now many say they have doubts. How do you feel? [Allow for response. Then read 2 Timothy 3:16.] This special issue of Awake! gives compelling evidence that the Bible is inspired of God.”