Tag: Salvation


March 4, 2018 – 1 Peter 1:1-12

Lesson Date: March 4, 2018 Focal Scripture Passage: 1 Peter 1:1-12 AIM: To lead students to describe some of the amazing and marvelous aspects of salvation, and to respond to the truths they learn by either (1) thanking God for their salvation or (2) trusting Jesus Christ for salvation.   Before class: Read the notes on 1 Peter 1:1-12 found in the Sunday School Teacher Book. Be sure to read the introductory material on 1 Peter so you can...


Read More

February 4, 2018 – 2 Timothy 1:1-18

Lesson Date: February 4, 2018 Focal Scripture Passage: 2 Timothy 1:1-18 AIM: To lead students to list and discuss nine things we should remember when facing trials or hardships, and to keep this list handy so they can remember these things when facing difficulties.   Before class: Read the notes on 2 Timothy 2:1-18 found in the Sunday School Teacher Book. Get enough copies of the “Remember These Things” study guide for your anticipated attendance. Have some pens or...


Read More

January 28, 2018 – Titus 3:1-15

Lesson Date: January 28, 2018 Focal Scripture Passage: Titus 3:1-15 AIM: To lead students to write their personal salvation testimony, and to give any who are not saved an opportunity to receive Christ.   Before class: Read the notes on Titus 3:1-15 found in the Sunday School Teacher Book. Enlist a class member to share his or her personal testimony at the beginning of class. Be sure the class member tells: (1) what his or her life was like...


Read More

October 22, 2017 – Bible Doctrine # 8 – God’s Plan and Method for Man’s Salvation

Survey of Bible Doctrine, Week 8 – God’s Plan and Method for Man’s Salvation OUTLINE OF THE LESSON: God’s Plan for Saving Humans Man’s Natural State (before salvation) Dead in Sin – Ephesians 2:1, 5 Controlled by the Devil – Ephesians 2:2 Under God’s Wrath – Ephesians 2:3 Cannot Save Himself – Matthew 19:25-26 God has Chosen to Save Some (the “elect”) – Ephesians 1:4-5, 11 All whom God has Chosen will be Saved – John 6:37; Acts 13:48...


Read More

April 9, 2017 – Ephesians 2:4-10

Lesson Date: April 9, 2017 Focal Scripture Passage: Ephesians 2:4-10 AIM: To lead students to describe the reason God saves sinners as well as the purpose and result of salvation, and to examine their lives to see if their works give evidence of genuine salvation.   Before class: Read the notes on Ephesians 2:4-10 found in the Sunday School Teacher Book. Write the words “Cause” and “Effect” on the marker board or chalkboard.   INTRODUCTION (Create Learning Readiness): Direct...


Read More

March 26, 2017 – Ephesians 1:15-23

Lesson Date: March 26, 2017 Focal Scripture Passage: Ephesians 1:15-23 AIM: To lead students to discover the things Paul prayed for the Ephesian believers, and to pray those same things for their Christian friends.   Before class: Read the notes on Ephesians 1:15-23 found in the Sunday School Teacher Book.  Get enough copies of the “My Prayer Guide” handout to give to everyone in attendance.  Also have pens or pencils available for any students who might need one.  Write...


Read More