God the Law-Giver: The Passover Lamb

This lesson was first given on Sunday, October 30th, 2016, to the middle schoolers and was continued on November 6th.

Taken from The Gospel Project/Winter 2016/Unit 1/Session 3

The Main Point: “Even in His righteous judgment, God offers salvation through the sacrifice of a substitute.”

Scripture Passages: Exodus 11:4-8; 12:1-13, 29-32

Context: In session 2, we saw a demonstration of God’s glory as He comforted His people and confronted those who opposed Him.  We looked at 9 of the plagues that God brought upon Pharaoh and the false gods of Egypt.

In this session, we looked at the 10th plague and the Passover. …continue reading

Middle School Bible Study Curriculum Fall 2016

The curriculum we are currently using for our Sunday morning middle school Bible study is Lifeway’s The Gospel Project for Students.

In their own words,

The Gospel Project® is a chronological, Christ-centered Bible study for…Students…that examines how all Scripture gives testimony to Jesus Christ. Over the course of three years, participants will journey from Genesis to Revelation and discover how God’s plan of redemption unfolds throughout Scripture and still today, compelling them to join the mission of God.

Unpacking what they mean by “chronological” and “Christ-centered” might be helpful for us get a better grasp of what The Gospel Project is trying to accomplish. …continue reading