Puzzling Puzzles – Edition 4

Week 4 of Puzzling Puzzles contains a wordsearch, crossword and a quick quiz. The first to submit the correct answers to all of the weeks’ puzzles will win a box of chocolates or something equally exciting (Adult and Child).

Please submit answers to puzzles@bloginthelight.com or return to Alex at Church on Sunday.

The answers will be provided in 2 weeks’ time. (17th September 2017) – Good luck!

Wordsearch

Today, the 3rd September, marks the feast day of Saint Gregory the Great (Pope Saint Gregory I) in the Church of England calendar. Gregory was Pope of the Catholic Church between 3rd September 590 to his death on the 12th March 604. Gregory is the patron saint of students, and teachers – very apt given the new school year is just about to begin – as well as musicians and singers.

Can you find the 21 words relating to Gregory, his life and ministries in the below wordsearch?

Quick Quiz

  1. What has been the name of our current sermon series?
  2. What is today’s sermon title?
  3. Can you name each of the other individual sermon titles? (1 point per answer)
  4. We didn’t look at this one but what does Jehovah El Roi translate to?
  5. What about Jehovah Yireh?
  6. What is the Hebrew for ‘the Lord our righteousness’?

Crossword

Here is a crossword grid.
Answer the clues to get the word for the corresponding position in the grid. The numbers in red brackets tell you how many letters the answer is split into as 1 answer might have two words, for example an 8-letter answer might be split 4,4. To get you started, the first answer has been provided as an example. Just place it in the grid in the correct position and off you go! 🙂

Puzzling Puzzles – Edition 2

Welcome to the 2nd edition of Puzzling Puzzles. Each week the first person to submit the correct answers to all of that weeks’ puzzles will win a box of chocolates or something equally exciting.

Please submit answers to puzzles@bloginthelight.com or return to Alex at Church on Sunday.

The answers will be provided in 2 weeks’ time. (3rd September 2017)

This week you again have two puzzles to ponder – a Word Search and a Sudoku.

Good luck! J

Wordsearch
Can you find the 17 words or phrases relating to our current sermon series on the Names of God?
Words can be in any direction, forward or backwards!

All Sufficient One     Banner     El Shaddai     Exodus     Genesis
Healer     Is Present     Jehovah     Judges     Lord My
Names of God     Nissi     Peace     Rapha
Shalom     Shammah     The Lord Our

 

H G B D E A D E G S R S J K D R
I S S I N H L S L E I E N O F E
E E Z K O P Q O N S H S G Y U L
I V C H T A P N R O H F E D W A
S V Z A N R A C V D O A V N P E
P Z P F E B C A T S M R D E E H
R Z G Z I P H C E Z B Y J D Q G
E I I A C T G M A L A Z O D A L
S O L B I H A J H V D Q G T J I
E J H I F N H A M M A H S J T E
N E E Y F J X H X U A B U M J X
T L L O U T H E L O R D O U R O
Y U O C S S L X I K G J M W P D
V S H A L O M H B E K M G U L U
Q B N W L A P H S R J H I Q R S
E Q X M A X B I L Y L Q B G C L

Sudoku

Find the verses below in your Bibles then fill the corresponding grid with the respective numbers found in each verse. Each 3×3 box must contain the numbers 1-9 with each number only appearing once in any horizontal or vertical lines.

For AJ, HM, BN, FP:

How many weeks passed in which Daniel ate no meat, after his vision of a man?
(Daniel 10:3-5)

For BK, EL, HN, CO, GQ, AR:
How many days per year did Israel’s daughter lament Jephthah’s daughter?  (Judges 11:40)

For CL, GN, IP, AQ, ER
How many choice sheep were prepared for Governor Nehemiah each day? (Nehemiah 5:18)

For EJ, HQ, DR:
What number times 10 was the age of Sarah when she was told she would bare Isaac? (Genesis 17:15-17)

For EK, IM, CP, GR:
How many men did Joseph’s ten brothers say fathered them? (Genesis 42:11)

For IK, EN
How many warriors did the Danites send to spy out the land of Laish? (Judges 18:2)

For FK, AN, IP:
What are the number of verses in this Psalm? (Psalm 61)

For GJ, CM, IN, DO, EQ, HR:
How many seals are on the book to be opened by the Lion of the tribe of Judah?
(Revelation 5:5)

For GK, DM, CN, EP, BR:
When the Son of man is revealed, how many women will be grinding when one is taken?  (Luke 17:30, 35)

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R