Read Zephaniah 1:1
- In the prophets it is uncommon to see a family lineage given, what do you think is the importance of Zephaniah’s family lineage?
- How does this affect his ministry as a prophet?
Read Zephaniah 1:2-7
- Is there a possibility of God relenting from the destruction He talks about?
- What are the three specific things mentioned about the priest?
- Are any of these things happening today?
Read Zephaniah 1:18 – 2:3
- When is the recommended time of gathering?
- What action or actions are recommended?
- By seeking the Lord, do we seek his attributes?
- Is there a guaranteed outcome?
Read Zephaniah 3:9-13
- What are some of the promises given?
- Is there a link between these promises and what was done in 2:1-3? Did they find what they were told to seek?
Read Matthew 6:31-33
- What are we told to seek?
- What are we promised?
- How do we seek for his Kingdom and righteousness?
- How can we pray for you?