Sunday School


September 12, 2021 – Matthew 3

Lesson Date: September 12, 2021 Focal Scripture Passage: Matthew 3:1-17 AIM: To lead students to discover the significance of Jesus’ baptism as the first act of His earthly ministry, and to urge any who have never accepted Jesus as Savior or followed Him in believer’s baptism to do so.   Before class: Read the notes on Matthew 3 found in the Sunday School Teacher Book.  Post the pictures of a graduation, a wedding, and a baptism in your classroom. ...


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September 5, 2021 – Matthew 1 – 2

Lesson Date: September 5, 2021 Focal Scripture Passage: Matthew 1:1, 16, 18-24; 2:13-15, 19-23 AIM: To lead students to discover that Joseph obeyed God unquestioningly in spite of the costs, and to examine themselves to see if their lives are marked by unquestioning obedience to God.   Before class: Read the notes on Matthew 1 – 2 found in the Sunday School Teacher Book.  Prearrange with four of your students to do the brief role-playing activity described below.  You...


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August 29, 2021 – Numbers 27 – 34

Lesson Date: August 29, 2021 Focal Scripture Passage: Numbers 27:12-23; 32:1-5, 16-23; 33:50-56; 34:13-15 AIM: To lead students to discover some of the things God did to get the ancient Israelites ready to enter the Promised Land, and to examine themselves to see if they are ready for the most important journey they will ever make.   Before class: Read the notes on Numbers 26 – 36 found in the Sunday School Teacher Book. Write “Getting Ready” on the...


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August 22, 2021 – Numbers 22 – 25

Lesson Date: August 22, 2021 Focal Scripture Passage: Numbers 22:1-6, 12, 20-22, 27-32; 25:1-9 AIM: To lead students to discover the evil influence one man had on thousands of Israelites along with the terrible result of his influence, and to examine their behavior to determine if they are exerting evil influence or godly influence on others.   Before class: Read the notes on Number 22 – 25 found in the Sunday School Teacher Book. Locate a strong magnet and...


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August 15, 2021 – Numbers 20 – 21

Lesson Date: August 15, 2021 Focal Scripture Passage: Numbers 20:1-12, 23-29; 21:5-9 AIM: To lead students to identify ways the new generation of Israelites imitated the behavior of their parents, and to examine their behavior and attitudes to see if they are worthy of imitation.   Before class: Read the notes on Number 20 – 21 found in the Sunday School Teacher Book. Ask a volunteer to look up John 3:14 and to be prepared to read it to...


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August 8, 2021 – Numbers 16 – 17

Lesson Date: August 8, 2021 Focal Scripture Passage: Numbers 16:1-11, 19, 23-24, 29-35, 41-42, 49; 17:8-10 AIM: To lead students to discover some causes and results of rebellion among the ancient Israelites, and to examine themselves for signs of rebellion toward those in authority so they can confess and repent of that sin.   Before class: Read the notes on Numbers 16 – 17 found in the Sunday School Teacher Book. Write the words “Rebellion” and “Normal Conversation” on...


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August 1, 2021 – Numbers 13 – 14

Lesson Date: August 1, 2021 Focal Scripture Passage: Numbers 13:1-3, 17-20, 23, 26-33; 14:1-10, 19, 29-38 AIM: To lead students to discover the consequences suffered by the ancient Israelites’ because they refused to believe and obey God, and to consider the consequences they may face if they refuse to trust God and obey His commands.   Before class: Read the notes on Numbers 13 – 14 found in the Sunday School Teacher Book. Write the lesson title, “Costly Disobedience,”...


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July 25, 2021 – Numbers 10 – 11

Lesson Date: July 25, 2021 Focal Scripture Passage: Numbers 10:11-13, 33-34; 11:1-6, 18-20, 31-35 AIM: To lead students to discover the trouble and judgment the ancient Israelites experienced when they complained about God’s provision and longed for the pleasures of the world, and to confess and turn from their desires for the things of the world.   Before class: Read the notes on Numbers 10 – 11 found in the Sunday School Teacher Book. Bring a mirror to class....


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July 18, 2021 – Numbers 1 – 9

Lesson Date: July 18, 2021 Focal Scripture Passage: Numbers 1:1-4, 18-19, 46-53; 2:1-3; 3:12-15, 25-37; 4:5-15; 8:5-12; 9:1-3, 15-22 AIM: To lead students to discover that each of the tribes, families, and individuals in Israel had a specific place and duty, and to accept their responsibility as members of the body of Christ.   Before class: Read the notes on Numbers 1 – 9 found in the Sunday School Teacher Book. Write the familiar expression, “A Place for Everything,...


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July 11, 2021 – Leviticus 25 – 26

Lesson Date: July 11, 2021 Focal Scripture Passage: Leviticus 25:1-4, 20-22; 26:1-33 AIM: To lead students to identify behaviors God said would bring blessings or chastisement upon the ancient Israelites, and to commit themselves to living under God’s blessings by being obedient to His commands.   Before class: Read the notes on Leviticus 25 – 26 found in the Sunday School Teacher Book.  Draw a vertical line down the center of the marker board or chalkboard, creating two columns. ...


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