Sunday, August 18, 2019

Getting to the Truth in the Bible

MARIETTE MARTINEAU  Sooner or later, a student is going to read a Bible story and then ask, "Is it true or not true?" Often, it...

Beginning with Bible Basics

Woodeene Koenig-Bricker As we begin a new year, be aware that our students will come with varying degrees of understanding Scripture. Some will be very...

National Bible Week – Nov. 12-18

Mark your calendars for November 12-18: The USCCB invites us to celebrate National Bible Week. Resources recommended by the Bishops Resources we recommend for learning about...

Yes You Can—Teach About the Holy Spirit: “You shall be my witnesses …”

LYNN WEHNER The Acts of the Apostles begins with a promise: “In a few days you will be baptized with the holy Spirit” (Acts 1:5)....

Does John Use Parables? Introduction to John’s Figures of Speech

John’s Gospel, the last to be written (between 90 and 100 a.d.), is often called a spiritual Gospel, and the author has been called a theologian by John Chrysostom and other Fathers of the Church.

Faith in Facts for Young Learners —The Bible

Do you know these facts about the Bible? Read each statement and circle the letter next to the word or phrase that makes the statement a fact. Before you begin, fold the bottom of the page up to the dotted line. That way, you cannot see the answers until you’re ready to check your facts. Have fun and learn!

Complete-A-Project Bible Search: On the Way to Emmaus

This Complete-A-Project Bible Search Activity is for teacher and students (grades 4-6) working together.

Complete-A-Project Bible Search: Jesus Teaches about the Law

You can use this Complete-A-Project Bible Search activity with learners across a broad age range. This Bible Search is based on Matthew 5:17-37.

Complete-A-Project Bible Search: Faith Shows in Good Works

This Complete-A-Project Bible Search activity is for teacher and students (grades 4-6) working together.

Promises Fulfilled

The Story of Abraham Holds Promise For Us LYNN WEHNER Abraham was a just man who trusted in God’s promises. And it is God’s threefold promise...