Big and Strong: Lesson 4

Week 4: Elijah’s Showdown on the Mountain “Answer me, Lord, answer me, so these people will know that you, Lord, are God, and that you are turning their hearts back again.” 1 Kings 18:37 Read: 1 Kings 18 When things aren’t going well, it can seem like an endless cycle with no end in sight! Maybe you’ve received […]

Big and Strong: Lesson 3

Week 3: David and Goliath ““The Lord,” David added, “who rescued me from the power of both lions and bears, will rescue me from the power of this Philistine.” 1 Samuel 17:37 Read: 1 Samuel 17:32-51a When you learn to ride a bike or swim for the first time, it can be so scary! But practice […]

Big and Strong: Lesson 2

Week 2: Gideon in Battle “But the Lord said to him, ‘Peace! Do not be afraid. You are not going to die.’” Judges 6:23 Read: Judges 6-7 In history class, you hear time and time again of huge armies defeating smaller ones in battles and wars around the world. It’s rare to hear about a time when a […]

Big and Strong: Lesson 1

Week 1: Joshua and the Walls of Jericho “When you hear them sound a long blast on the trumpets, have the whole army give a loud shout; then the wall of the city will collapse and the army will go up, everyone straight in.” Joshua 6:5 Read: Joshua 6 Did you ever play the game “Simon Says” […]

Lesson 5: Moses in the Wilderness

Week 5: Moses in the Wilderness “I am the Lord your God, who brought you out of Egypt, out of the land of slavery.” Exodus 20:2 Exodus 20:2-17 It’s hard to know what to do and what decisions to make, especially as we grow older and our span of responsibility and freedom grows. Thoughts like […]

Lesson 4: Moses

Week 4: Moses and the Red Sea ‘Moses answered the people, “Do not be afraid. Stand firm and you will see the deliverance the Lord will bring you today. The Egyptians you see today you will never see again. The Lord will fight for you; you need only to be still.”’ Exodus 14:13-14 Exodus 13-14 […]

Lesson 3: Moses

Week 3: Moses and the Exodus “Moses reported this to the Israelites, but they did not listen to him because of their discouragement and harsh labor.” Exodus 6:9 Exodus 6:4-14 No matter how hard we might work to avoid it, our lives will never be completely free from frustration. Each one of us is imperfect […]

Lesson 2: Moses

Week 2: Moses and the Burning Bush ‘Moses said to the Lord, “Pardon your servant, Lord. I have never been eloquent, neither in the past nor since you have spoken to your servant. I am slow of speech and tongue.”’ Exodus 4:10 Exodus 3-4 None of us are exempt from insecurity. We all struggle with […]

Lesson 1: Moses

Week 1: Baby Moses “God heard their groaning and he remembered his covenant with Abraham, with Isaac, and with Jacob. So God looked on the Israelites and was concerned about them.” Exodus 2:24-25 Exodus 1-2 We all want to know how our lives are going to turn out. We want to know where to go […]

Week 6: I Will Never Give Up On Jesus

The Parable of the Lost Coin | I will never give up on Jesus. Do not be afraid or discouraged, for the Lord will personally go ahead of you. He will be with you; he will neither fail you nor abandon you. Deuteronomy 31:8 NLT Jesus was speaking to a group of tax collectors and other […]