Elementary

December 2019

Elementary

  • December 2019

    December 2019

    December 2, 2019

    Week 1 – November 30/December 1 Bible Story: We kick off December with some Old Testament prophesies found in Isaiah 9:6-7, Isaiah 53:8, and Micah 5:2. The story of Christmas begins with promises God made long before. God’s people had been waiting for hundreds of years, but all of that was about to change. We […]

  • November 2019

    November 2019

    November 4, 2019

    Week 1 – November 2/3 Bible Story: We kick off November in 1 Samuel 17 with a key person in God’s One Big Story: David. Being overlooked is something that David knew all too well–from being the last person considered the next king of Israel to having people question if he should face Goliath. But God […]

  • October 2019

    October 2019

    October 7, 2019

    Week 1 – October 5/6 Bible Story: We start the month in Exodus 2:1-10. Moses was born in a time when Pharaoh commanded that all Hebrew baby boys be killed. Moses’ mother and sister had courage to keep him alive. God rescued Moses through Pharaoh’s daughter who ended up bringing him into the palace as her […]

  • September 2019

    September 2019

    September 3, 2019

    Week 1 – August 31/September 1 Bible Story: We start the month with Jacob. We find his story through various passages in Genesis 25, 27, and 28. Jacob might have wondered how God felt about him after swindling his brother’s birthright and blessing out from under him. But in a dream, God reminded Jacob that He […]

  • August 2019

    August 2019

    August 5, 2019

    Week 1 – August 3/4 Bible Story: In Psalm 119:105 we read that God’s Word can guide us in the way we should go. The Bible is made up of 66 books that include history and wisdom, letters and parables, even poems and promises that make up God’s One Big Story. When we dig into the […]

  • July 28, 2019

    July 28, 2019

    July 29, 2019

    Bible Story: In James 3:3-10, we’re reminded that our words have power. James uses practical images like a horse bit, a ship’s rudder, and a flame to show us just how powerful our words are. We can use words to encourage and help others, or we can use our words to hurt them. Bottom Line: God gives […]

  • July 21, 2019

    July 21, 2019

    July 22, 2019

    Bible Story: This week we checked out Mark 10:13-16 where Mark records a time when Jesus welcomed children, gave them His attention, and blessed them. Back then no one thought very highly of children, and what Jesus did would have shocked many who were watching. But Jesus taught that this is what the kingdom of God […]

  • July 14, 2019

    July 14, 2019

    July 15, 2019

    Bible Story: Acts 12:1-19 records an incredible moment where faithfulness showed up big time. Peter faithfully served God and preached the message of Jesus. The church faithfully prayed for Peter while he was in prison. God was faithful to Peter and sent an angel to help him escape. The believers could hardly believe what happened, but […]

  • July 7, 2019

    July 7, 2019

    July 8, 2019

    Bible Story: We’re kicking the month off in James 1:17a. Jesus’ brother, James, shares a bit of wisdom that reminds us how everything that’s good comes from God. It’s true! Everything good in our lives is because of God. And the best gift that God gives is Jesus. Because of what Jesus did for us, we […]

  • June 30, 2019

    June 30, 2019

    July 1, 2019

    Bible Story: We finish the month In Luke 10:25-37 and look at Jesus’ familiar parable of The Good Samaritan. Through this story, Jesus completely changed how people who follow Him should look at showing kindness to others. Kindness isn’t just for people we know or like, but it’s for everyone we meet. Bottom Line: Be kind to […]