Assigned Reading


The Spirit of Python, Chapters 6 & 7

Underline or highlight parts of the chapters that have meaning for you. And feel free to write in the margins when something has special appeal, or something is revealed to you about your life and situation. 

Bible Reading:

  1. Philippians chapter 3
  2. Psalm chapter 32, 33, and 34


Watch the Following Videos

Spirit of Python:


Please Answer the Following Questions


  1. Give a brief summary of your Bible readings for lesson 3.
  2. List 3-5 key points that were discussed in the book readings and videos and then give your understanding for each of those key points.
  3. What key points were the most meaningful for you?
  4. Page 78 in your book talks about your relationship with Jesus Christ and warns that the experience of a great service, or a move of God in a service or situation does not necessarily mean you have a good relationship with Him. On a scale from 1-10, with 10 being the best and 0 being non-existent, please rate your relationship with Christ.
  5. What would it take to bring that score closer to a 10? What obstacles are standing in the way of a closer relationship with Him?
  6. Take a moment and review the list on page 82, “Three Keys to Intimacy with God,” and pray that the Lord will help you in each of these areas. Do not skip over this assignment . Speak over and into each of these areas for your life and your situation. 
  7. Based on what you have learned in this lesson, are there any areas of your life or anything that you will begin to do or think of differently?
  8. Ask any questions or make any comments to your instructor for feedback. 


Submit a two paragraph minimum reflection on this lesson, along with your answers to the questions above, by clicking on the "Contact Instructor" button located below. After you have submitted your answers, you will receive a personalized response from your course instructor based on your answers.


Reflection should include the following:  

  1. What you learned 
  2. What had the most value for you or applied to your life 
  3. Any other take-aways


Move on to lesson four when you're ready.