A Study Guide for The Book of Numbers

In our series Mind Game, we are journeying through The Book of Numbers in the Old Testament and finding out how to deal with the attitudes that get in our way. Numbers can be a daunting book, so whether you’re joining us at the beginning, somewhere in the middle, or catching up a the end, we hope these resources can help you.


The Bible Project Resources

The video and poster below, created by The Bible Project, are engaging and approachable ways to understand the complex themes of The Book of Numbers. Check out their page on Numbers to find out more.

This video by is an overview on the book of Numbers. It breaks down the literary design of the book and its flow of thought. In Numbers, Israel travels through the wilderness on the way to the land promised to Abraham. Their repeated rebellion is met by God's justice and mercy.


First 15 Devotion Guide

We believe that spending just fifteen minutes a day in Bible reading and prayer can make all the difference. This guide is designed to provide you with further reading, scripture memorization and prayer prompts that correspond to Sunday’s message. We hope you find this supplement a helpful guide for your own time of reading and reflection.

WEEK 1

MESSAGE Mind Game - Centered

WATCH     The Numbers video by the Bible Project

MEMORIZE
“So then, just as you received Christ Jesus as Lord, continue to live your lives in him, rooted and built up in him, strengthened in the faith as you were taught, and overflowing with thankfulness.” 

– Colossians 2:6-7

PRAY
Jesus, help me to prioritize your Word and stay centered on You. Your Word is living and active. You are awesome. In the power of your name. Amen.


Week 2

MESSAGE Mind Game - Complaining

READ     Numbers 11-12

MEMORIZE
“Do everything without grumbling or arguing, so that you may become blameless and pure, ‘children of God without fault in a warped and crooked generation.’ Then you will shine among them like stars in the sky.”

– Philippians 2:14-15

PRAY
Father, you are my perfect provider. Help me to see the good You are working in my life and identify where I need to stop complaining. In the power of Your name. Amen.