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Schedule – Spring 2023 (YEAR B – Apostles Creed)

DateSydow workbookmemory work DUE
1/11(No Assignment)(No Assignment)
1/18Lesson 14QA14 (Sydow Workbook L14)

1st Article w/ explanation

255 What does the Bible say about how all things came into existence?
(Genesis 1:1) In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth.
1/25Lesson 15QA15 (Sydow Workbook L15)

1st Article w/ explanation (repeat)

265 What is faith? 
(Hebrews 11:1) Now faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things not seen.

270 What did Adam do that affected all people of all time?
(Romans 5:12) Through one man sin entered the world, and death through sin, and thus death spread to all men, because all sinned;
2/1Lesson 16QA16 (Sydow Workbook L16)

1st Article w/ explanation (repeat)

275 What special protectors does God send to help us? 
(Psalms 91:11) He shall give His angels charge over you, To keep you in all your ways.

280 Who is it that can be confident that all things are working for their good? 
(Romans 8:28) And we know that all things work together for good to those who love God, to those who are the called according to His purpose.
2/8Lesson 17Memory Work Quiz: QA14-16 (At Home)
2/15(No Class)(No Class – Still Do Memory Work At Home, No Workbook)

QA17 (Sydow Workbook L17 – 2nd Art Person)

2nd Article w explanation

285 What was the first promise of the Savior, spoken in the Garden of Eden?
(Genesis 3:15) And I will put enmity between you and the woman, and between your seed and her Seed; He shall bruise your head, and you shall bruise His heel.
2/22(Class Cancelled)QA18 (Sydow Workbook L18 – 2nd Art Office)

2nd Article w explanation (repeat)

290 Which Old Testament passage foretold Jesus’ virgin birth?
(Isaiah 7:14) “Therefore the Lord Himself will give you a sign: Behold, the virgin shall conceive and bear a Son, and shall call His name Immanuel.

305 Where does the Bible say that ALL of God dwells in Jesus’ body?
(Colossians 2:9) For in Him dwells all the fullness of the Godhead bodily;
315 Who is the only one who can go to the Father for us, to make things right?
(1 Timothy 2:5-6) For there is one God and one Mediator between God and men, the Man Christ Jesus.
3/1Lesson 18QA19 (Sydow Workbook L19 – 2nd Art Humiliation)

2nd Article w explanation (repeat)

320 How do we know that salvation can come only through the name of Jesus?
(Acts 4:12) “Nor is there salvation in any other, for there is no other name under heaven given among men by which we must be saved.”

325 What hope is there for us who fall short of the glory of God?
(Romans 3:23-24) for all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God, being justified freely by His grace through the redemption that is in Christ Jesus.

330 What is the world’s great sin remover? 
(1 John 1:7) The blood of Jesus Christ His Son cleanses us from all sin.
3/8(Class Cancelled)QA20 (Sydow Workbook L20 – 2nd Art Exaltation)

2nd Article w explanation (repeat)

350 To whom do you belong in body and spirit?
(1 Corinthians 6:20) For you were bought at a price; therefore glorify God in your body and in your spirit, which are God’s. 

360 How did God reconcile the world to Himself? 
(2 Corinthians 5:19) God was in Christ reconciling the world to Himself, not imputing their trespasses to them, and has committed to us the word of reconciliation.

365 It’s easy to love those who are good to you – why is God’s love so special?
(Romans 5:8) But God demonstrates His own love toward us, in that while we were still sinners, Christ died for us.

370 What’s the best answer to the question “What must I do to be saved?”
(Acts 16:31) So they said, “Believe on the Lord Jesus Christ, and you will be saved, you and your household.”
3/15(No Class)Memory Work Quiz: QA17-20 (At Home)
3/22Lesson 19 & 20QA21 (Sydow Workbook L21 – 3rd Art Sanctification)

3rd Article w explanation

385 Where does faith come from? 
(Romans 10:17) So then faith comes by hearing, and hearing by the word of God. 
3/29Lesson 21QA22 (Sydow Workbook L22 – 3rd Art Holy Christian Church)

3rd Article w explanation (repeat)

390 How do Jesus’ sheep know whom to follow? 
(John 10:27,28) “My sheep hear My voice, and I know them, and they follow Me. And I give them eternal life, and they shall never perish; neither shall anyone snatch them out of My hand.”

400 How much of our salvation depends on US? 
(Ephesians 2:8-9) For by grace you have been saved through faith, and that not of yourselves; it is the gift of God, not of works, lest anyone should boast. 

405 Who’s glory should we be working for in everything we do?
(1 Corinthians 10:31) Therefore, whether you eat or drink, or whatever you do, do all to the glory of God. 
4/5Lesson 22QA23 (Sydow Workbook L23 – Third Art Justification)

3rd Article w explanation (w explanation)

410 Where does the Lord urge us not to be “conformed,” but rather “transformed”?
(Romans 12:2) And do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind, that you may prove what is that good and acceptable and perfect will of God.

455 How do we know that Jesus is present when a group of believers gather in His name?
(Matthew 18:20) “For where two or three are gathered together in My name, I am there in the midst of them.”

470 Where does Jesus promise us an eternal home in his Father’s house? 
(John 14:2,3) “In My Father’s house are many mansions; if it were not so, I would have told you. I go to prepare a place for you. And if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come again and receive you to Myself; that where I am, there you may be also.” 
4/12(No Class)QA24 (Sydow Workbook L24 – 3rd Art Last Things)

3rd Article w explanation (repeat)

475 How much good can a person find in our sinful nature?
(Romans 7:18) For I know that in me (that is, in my flesh) nothing good dwells; for to will is present with me, but how to perform what is good I do not find.

485 What must we conclude about how a person is justified?
(Romans 3:28) Therefore we conclude that a man is justified by faith apart from the deeds of the law.

490 Where does Jesus say that even if we die, we shall live?
(John 11:25-26) I am the resurrection and the life. He who believes in Me, though he may die, he shall live. And whoever lives and believes in Me shall never die.

495 Why should we be always ready for Jesus’ return? (Matthew 24:44) “Therefore you also be ready, for the Son of Man is coming at an hour you do not expect.” 
4/19Lesson 22 & 23Begin working on Memory Work Practice Exam due 4/26
4/26Lesson 24At Home: Memory Work Practice Test (QA 14-24) on all passages this semester
In Class: Memory Work Q&A Final (QA 14-24) on all passages this semester
5/3In Class: Oral Exam on Memory Work QA 14-24