RCCG HOUSE FELLOWSHIP LEADER’S MANUAL 8 AUGUST 2021
TOPIC: THE ROLE OF A VIRTUOUS WOMAN IN THE FAMILY
OPENING PRAYER: Father, please make our women virtuous in Your sight, always.
PREVIOUS KNOWLEDGE: What are the causes of anger? The leader should ask the members.
MEMORY VERSE: “A virtuous woman is a crown to her husband: but she that maketh ashamed is as rottenness in his bones.
BIBLE TEXT: Proverbs 31:10-31
LESSON INTRODUCTION: Virtue is the ability to conform to life and conduct, through all known moral principles. A virtuous women is an embodiment of excellent moral character derived from the new life on Jesus Christ.
TEXT REVIEW: Proverbs 31:10-31
i. A virtuous woman is priceless.
ii. Her qualities are not common.
A: WHAT TYPE OF ROLE DOES SHE PLAY IN THE FAMILY?
a.- Faith: She demonstrates a high degree of faith in God. – Hebrews 11:1 ,6
b.- Marriage: In her marriage she is a “home builder”. – Proverbs 14:1
c.- Motherhood: She nurtures and trains the children with the love of God and disciplines them with care and wisdom. – Proverbs 31:28, 4:7-8
d.- Stewardship: She is a wise steward of the gifts that God has given her. She spends prudently. – Proverbs 31:14-18
e.- Industry: She is industrious. – Philippians 2:14, Proverbs 31:13f
f.- Beauty: She is creative. She embraces beauty and godliness. – 1 Timothy 2:9, 1 Peter 3:3-6
B: Biblical examples of virtuous women:
1.- Esther: She spearheaded the battle that liberated her people from their bondage. – Esther 3 & 4.
2.- Hannah: She stoutly stood against barrenness in her family. She is also worthy of emulation in terms of redeeming vows to God. – 1 Samuel 1:21-28
3.- Ruth: She demonstrated high level of faith in God. – Ruth 1:1-22
4.- Abigail: She was able to avert the evil that would have befallen her family. – 1 Samuel 25:14-35
5.- Sarah: She epitomizes humility and respect from a wife to her husband. – 1 Peter 3:6
ACTIVITY: Who is a virtuous woman?
SUMMARY: God’s intention is that every woman should be virtuous. So, please don’t disappoint Him.
CONCLUSION: Every woman should strife to be a virtuous woman. Ask God to make you one today. If you are already one, pray to the Father to sustain you.
1. Father, thank You for this exposition about a virtuous woman.
2. Father, please grant all our women the grace to be one.
3. Father, we are interceding for all RCCG members. Help us to affect our generation positively.
4. Father, please help Daddy and Mummy G.O. to finish strong.
5. Personal prayer requests.
GOLDEN DIET FOR THE WEEK
MONDAY: Proverbs 12:4 – Father, please grant our women the grace to be the crown of their husbands.
TUESDAY: Proverbs 14:1 – Father, to be a builder entails a lot of determination, perseverance and hard work. Please strengthen our women to be HOME BUILDERS.
WEDNESDAY: Proverbs 22:6, Ephesians 6:4 – Father, please release unto all women the grace to nurture our children in a godly way.
THURSDAY: 1 Corinthians 13:13 – Father, please help our women to serve their husbands, family and others around them with love and kindness.
FRIDAY: 1 Timothy 6:10 – Father, please do not let the love of money be the bane for our women.
SATURDAY: Philippians 2:14 – Father, please do not allow the spirit of murmuring enter the lives of our women.
SUNDAY: Titus 2:5 – Father, please let the words in this Titus text be the lot of our women.