Bible Study Curriculum

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Lesson Helps - Pastor Commentaries:


TEACHING WITH EXCELLENCE SPRING 2014
Teacher Introduction to Proverbs and Song of Songs

Lesson Helps - Sample Lessons: 

April 5-6, 2014
April 12-13, 2014
April 26-27, 2014
May 3-4, 2014

Lifeway Adult Bible Study Curriculum

Spring 2014 Study Theme: MAKE EVERY SECOND COUNT
 

Unit 2: Apply Wisdom and Live

April 19/20 – EASTER WEEKEND; NO BIBLE STUDY CLASSES

April 26/27 - Lesson Passages on Substance Abuse …
Alcohol’s Deceptive Power – Proverbs 20:1; 23:19-21 
Alcohol’s Destructive Power – Proverbs 23:29-30 
Alcohol’s Addictive Power – Proverbs 23:31-35 
Alcohol’s Distractive Power – Proverbs 31:4-5 
Alcohol’s Use as a Sedative – Proverbs 31:6-7

May 3/4 - Lesson Passages on Living in Moral Purity …
Bitter Deception – Proverbs 5:3-6 
Utter Downfall – Proverbs 5:7-14 
Enlightened Direction – Proverbs 5:20-23; 6:23-24 
Dreadful Disgrace – Proverbs 6:27-29, 32-34

May 10/11 (Sunday is Mother’s Day) - Lesson Passages on Treasuring Our Mothers …
For Their Diligence – Proverbs 31:10-19 
For Their Compassion – Proverbs 31:20 
For Their Dedication to Family – Proverbs 31:21-29 
For Their Devotion to the Lord – Proverbs 31:30-31

Unit 3: Embrace Wisdom and Love

May 17/18 - Lesson Passages on Righteous Romance…
Being Together – Song of Solomon 1:7-8 
Mutual Admiration – Song 1:15-2:2 
Be on Guard – Song 2:15 
Treasure the Treasures – Song 4:9-12

May 24/25 (Memorial Day Weekend) - Lesson Passages on Investing in the Best…
Longing Love – Song 5:6-8 
Exclusive Love – Song 6:1-3 
True Love – Song 8:4-7

Summer 2014

Unit 1: Crisis of Faith

May 30/June 1 - When your World Crumbles
Background Passage: Ezekiel 1:1-7:27
Lesson Passage: Ezekiel 1:1-3; 1:28-2:5; 6:7-10

June 7/8 - When Idol Tug at Your Heart
Background Passage: Ezekiel 8:1-14:23
Lesson Passage: Ezekiel 8:3b-4,10-12; 14:1-6

June 14/15 - When You Want to Blame Others
Background Passage: Ezekiel 15:1-19:14
Lesson Passage: Ezekiel 18:1-4,21-23,25-27,30-32

June 21/22 - When Trajedy Hits Home
Background Passage: Ezekiel 20:1-24:27
Lesson Passage: Ezekiel 24:15-27

June 28/29 - When Pride Turns to Greed
Background Passage: Ezekiel 25:1-32:32
Lesson Passage: Ezekiel 28:1-5,11-13a,14-19

Unit 2: Hopeful Faith

July 5/6 - Hope of New Freedom
Background Passage: Ezekiel 33:1-35:15
Lesson Passage: Ezekiel 34:2b-6,11-16,22-24

July 12/13 - Hope of New Life
Background Passage: Ezekiel 36:1-39:29
Lesson Passage: Ezekiel 37:1-3,11-14,23-28

July 19/20 - Hope of New Worship
Background Passage: Ezekiel 40:1-48:35
Lesson Passage: Ezekiel 43:1-12

Unit 3: Radical Faith

July 26/27 - Draw the Line
Background Passage: Daniel 1:1-21
Lesson Passage: Daniel 1:3-5,8-10,12-15,17-19

August 2/3 - Risk Everything for God
Background Passage: Daniel 2:1-3:30
Lesson Passage: Daniel 3:1,8-12,15b-18,24-25,28

August 9/10 - Tell It Like It Is
Background Passage: Daniel 4:1-5:31
Lesson Passage: Daniel 5:1-6,16-17,23c-28

August 16/17 - Never Give Up on Prayer
Background Passage: Daniel 6:1-28
Lesson Passage: Daniel 6:3-7,10,16-23

August 23/24 - Live to Win in the End
Background Passage: Daniel 7:1-8:27
Lesson Passage: Daniel 7:7-18

August 30/31 - Be Ready for Tribulation
Background Passage: Daniel 9:1-12:13
Lesson Passage: Daniel 9:20-27; 12:9-13