Tag Archives: curriculum

The G.I.F.T. Challenge – Session I

If your group is ready to jump into an in-depth Bible study, this 6 week study from Amy Valdez Barker might be the right choice for you.  Be sure to celebrate at the end of the 6 weeks for a job well done! G.I.F.T. CHALLENGE GUIDELINES – Session I   By:  Amy Valdez Barker PhD Student, CE and Congregational Studies ...

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3 Things to Plug Into for Your Youth Ministry!! YouthWorkerCircuit

We are excited to share that we have partnered alongside some of our team members who have created YouthWorker Circuit! The YouthWorker Circuit is a membership based site that will provide ongoing high quality weekly curriculum weekly strategy emails, live call ins to discuss the current curriculum series and other youthworker needs They are also throwing in a bunch of ...

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The Life of a Disciple in the World 2

The Life Of A Disciple In The World The Seven Deadly Sins Session 2: Pride- The Root of Sin Core Teaching: Pride in the “core” of the Deadly Sins.  We are all affected by it.  It can be THE major barrier to Salvation. Session Goals: This session focuses on the first of the Seven Deadly Sins, Pride.  Students should receive ...

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The Life of a Disciple In The World 1

The Seven Deadly Sins Session 1: Taking Sin Seriously Core Teaching: We were created in God’s image but God’s intention for us has been disfigured by sin.  Human nature was created good, but at the deepest levels, it has been marred by Sin. Session Goals: This session is an introduction to the Seven Deadly Sins.  It focuses on what Sin ...

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A Practical Guide to Use with “Book, Bath, Table and Time” by Fred P. Edie

HOLY THINGS FOR YOUTH MINISTRY 13 PRACTICAL SESSIONS BRIAN HARDESTY-CROUCH, ED. ISBN/Prod. Code: 978-0-8298-1853-6 USA $14.00 Note – This item is expected to ship the end of December. A guide to Book, Bath, Table, and Time: Christian Worship as Source and Resource for Youth Ministry by Fred P. Edie (The Pilgrim Press, 2007). “Finally a resource that helps us to connect to ‘The Source!’ ...

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Bible Study or Sunday School Lesson 8

The Life Of A Disciple In The World The Virtues & Fruits of the Spirit Session 8: Faithfulness, Gentleness, Self-Control Core Teaching: God gives us power to live the Christian life.  That power is Grace. Session Goals: To help students see that even though the Christian life is hard, the Fruits of Faithfulness, Gentleness, and Self-Control are really gifts from ...

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Bible Study or Sunday School Lesson 7

The Life Of A Disciple In The World The Virtues & Fruits of the Spirit Session 7: Patience, Kindness, Generosity Core Teaching: God calls us to be Holy. Session Goals: To help students realize that the Fruits of Patience, Kindness, and Generosity (Goodness), help us to exhibit Holiness of heart and of life.  That is what it means to be ...

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Bible Study or Sunday School Lesson 6

The Life Of A Disciple In The World The Virtues & Fruits of the Spirit Session 6: Joy and Peace Core Teaching: If we live in harmony with God, if we are disciples of Jesus, then we can experience abundant Joy and true Peace in our lives, even on the worst day. Session Goals: To help students understand why Joy ...

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a “Life Giving Christmas”

Friends at United Methodist Communications sent me a copy of their media pack for "A Life Giving Christmas" as part of their ReThinkChurch campaigns...

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Bible Study or Sunday School Lesson 4

The Life Of A Disciple In The World The Virtues & Fruits of the Spirit Session 4: Faith and Hope Core Teaching: Faith and Hope are the content of the good life God intends for us and, as the gifts of God, they are the expression of a Christian life lived fully.  Faith is a secure belief in God and ...

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