Posts from January 2016

God’s Plan for handling Family Conflict

Key Scriptures:  Genesis 4:1-12; Psalm 133; Colossians 3:12-15 There are times in our lives when family members don’t get along – but what are we supposed to do about it?  We can learn through this lesson that, although there may be conflicts, God wants each of us to take responsibility for creating and maintaining peace…

Star Quest

Who God Is: God is eternal – We know God never changes Moses and the burning bush – Exodus 3:1-15 Sometimes it takes something drastic to get our attention.  God grabbed Moses’ attention with a flaming bush that didn’t burn up.   Moses investigated the bush and listened to what God had to say.  God told…

John 6:60-71 “Nowhere to Turn but Up”

Click here to view this week’s teaching or other past teachings. Jesus reveals a painful truth, “You who are offended, you don’t believe me.”  From the start, Jesus knew which would believe and which would not, but knowing doesn’t imply causation (John 6:43-45). Folks still have the opportunity to listen and learn, and therefore, come to Jesus! His stressing the…

Why Can’t We All Just Get Along?

God’s Direction to Parents:  Boundaries in Loving Relationships (Why Parents Say No) Wow, here we are already a couple of weeks into the new year.  Time flies fast doesn’t it?  I am excited to introduce our new study for the 4th and 5th graders.  There are three modules in this curriculum.  The first is entitled…

John 6:46-49 “You Are What You Eat!”

The people wanted to see something miraculous; to see God, but Jesus knew their real need wasn’t to see something but to learn something! To learn truth! He knew these hard-heads were going to twist His words because they’d already shown they couldn’t see or hear spiritually. Believing the Word of God enables us to…