THE CHURCH: On to Glory! This is our last part of the yearly study! For those of you who make it this far, congratulations, and we hope it’s been a good experience for you. It’s certainly been a labor of love on our part. What better way to end than to savor the promise of [...]
THE CHURCH: It’s hard for most of us to think of the church as a “real” family. But it is! And this week we’ll read more New Testament letters, this time of Paul and Peter. These letters were written to help Christians know what it means to be a family under our Father in heaven—both [...]
THE CHURCH: By Faith Alone If the long history of mankind’s failure to keep God’s law, from Adam to us, were not enough to prove it, Paul shows us today that it is faith alone in Christ that saves us. And what a salvation it is! Study Guides: pdf. download,Ages 4-8, Week 47 pdf. download, [...]
THE CHURCH: Christ the Center We’ve moved now from Acts to the Epistles, and this week we’ll talk about how Paul, Peter and the other New Testament writers used letters to encourage and teach early Christians. Specifically, we’re talking this week about Christ’s offices of Prophet, Priest, and King. Perfect timing for one of this [...]
THE CHURCH: To the uttermost ends of the earth Again, the gospel finds fertile ground as it spread through all the earth! Study Guides: pdf. download,Ages 4-8, Week 45 pdf. download, Ages 9-13, Week 45 Make-Your-Own-Story-Bible Resources: .pdf download: not needed this week (it’s too easy!) .pdf download:Blank Drawing Page, week 45 .pdf download:Coloring Page, [...]
THE CHURCH: From Jerusalem to Samaria Now that the Holy Spirit is directing their hearts and minds, early Christians spread the gospel from Jerusalem and out to Samaria and beyond. Study Guides: pdf. download,Ages 4-8, Week 43 pdf. download, Ages 9-13, Week 43 Make-Your-Own-Story-Bible Resources: .pdf download: feature will return next week .pdf download: Blank [...]
THE CHURCH: Resurrection and Pentecost Study Guides: pdf. download, Sorry guys…this will return next week! pdf. download, Ages 9-13, Week 42 Make-Your-Own-Story-Bible Resources: .pdf download: Story Bible Instructions .pdf download: Blank Drawing Page, week 41 .pdf download: Coloring Page, week 42 .pdf download: Finished Page, week 42 For last week’s study, here’s Challenge 41. Or [...]
MESSIAH: The Lamb of God By the end of the week, the worst thing that they could ever imagine had happened. And they were right: it was the worst thing that ever happened. But it became the best. And now, with the Holy Spirit’s help, we understand Jesus’s words, words that both Satan and the [...]
MESSIAH: Signs and Wonders When Jesus brought the Kingdom of Heaven near, he did more than teach. He healed the sick and raised the dead. He put children, healed and whole, back in their mothers’ and fathers’ arms. He cast out demons and commanded the wind and waves. He wasn’t just a charismatic teacher, but [...]
MESSIAH: The Kingdom of Heaven What is the kingdom of heaven? And what did Christ teach us about it during His earthly ministry? We’ll learn this week on our Bible Challenge! Study Guides: pdf. download, Ages 4-8, Week 37 pdf. download, Ages 9-13, Week 37 Make-Your-Own-Story-Bible Resources: .pdf download: Story Bible Instructions .pdf download: Blank [...]
THE PROPHETS: Messiah–Jesus’ Baptism and Temptation Why was Jesus baptized if he didn’t need to be born again? And why did the Devil bother tempting Christ if He couldn’t sin? Great questions to ponder as we see God’s Son now all grown up and ready to start his earthly ministry. Study Guides: pdf. download, Ages [...]
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