Sunday School Teacher Helps

Bible Studies for Life Teacher Helps

2012-13

These helps are provided as a service of Founders Ministries to teachers who use the LifeWay Bible Studies for Life (formerly Family Bible Study) Sunday School curriculum. They are written by Mark Dunn, THM of Cape Coral, Florida.

Outlines are scheduled to be available each week by Wednesday afternoon before the corresponding Sunday.

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FALL

What It Means to Follow Jesus—September 2-30, 2012
September 2 Back to Basics Matthew 5:1-16
September 9 High Expectations Matthew 5:17-22,27-28,31-34a,38-39,43-44,48
September 16 Right Motives Matthew 6:1-13,16-18
September 23 Right Relationships Matthew 7:1-12
September 30 Your Decision Matthew 7:13-29

Is There Life After Failure?—October 7-28, 2012
This study will examine four biblical characters (the Samaritan woman, Abraham, Miriam, and Peter), who failed God at one point in their lives. Believers will be encouraged not to let past failures keep them from moving forward in their relationship with God and service to Him. October 7 From Failure to Salvation [Evangelism Lesson] John 4:7-18,25-26,39
October 14 From Failure to Direction Genesis 15:4-6; 16:1-5; 17:3-6,15-19
October 21 From Failure to Correction Exodus 15:19-21; Numbers 12:1-3,8-13,15
October 28 From Failure to Action John 18:15-18,25b-27; 21:15-19; Acts 4:13,18-20

The Church: Transforming Lives in a Changing Culture—November 4-25, 2012
November 4 Pray with Dependency Focal Passage: Acts 4:23-31
November 11 Do Life Together Focal Passage: Acts 4:32-35; 5:1-6; 6:1-7
November 18 Engage in Kingdom Building Focal Passage: Acts 13:1-4; 14:21-28
November 25 Hit the Streets Focal Passage: Acts 17:16-31

WINTER

What’s in a Name?—December 2-30, 2012
December 2 Yahweh Our God Focal Passages: Exodus 6:2-8; 15:1-3,11-13
December 9 Yahweh Our Father Focal Passages: Psalm 103:2-6,8-13,17-18
December 16 Yahweh Our Righteousness Focal Passages: Jeremiah 23:5-6; Romans 3:21-26; 10:1-4,9-10
December 23 Jesus Our Immanuel Focal Passages: Isaiah 9:6-7; Matthew 1:18-25
December 30 Jesus Our Shepherd Focal Passage: John 10:7-16

Minor Prophets: Major Messages—January 6-27, 2013
January 6 Nahum: A Message of God’s Judgment Nahum 1:7-9,12-13; 2:8-13; 3:18-19
January 13 Habakkuk: A Message of Faith Habakkuk 1:1-3,5-6,13; 2:1,4-6; 3:2,17-19b
January 20 Obadiah: A Message of God’s Justice Obadiah 1-4,10-15,17-18,21
January 27 Haggai: A Message of Hope Haggai 1:2-9; 2:4-5,9,18-19,23

What Matters Most—February 3-24, 2013
February 3 The Truth of the Gospel [Evangelism Lesson] Focal Passage: 1 Timothy 1:3-7,12-20
February 10 The Character of Leadership Focal Passage: 1 Timothy 3:1-15
February 17 The Practice of Godliness Focal Passage: 1 Timothy 4:7-10; Titus 3:1-9
February 24 The Reward of Endurance Focal Passage: 2 Timothy 2:1-13

SPRING

Questions Jesus Asked—March 3-31, 2013
March 3 Tradition or God’s Word? Focal Passage: Matthew 15:1-11,17-20
March 10 Half-Hearted Interest or Total Commitment? Focal Passage: Luke 9:20-26,57-62
March 17 Indifference or Compassionate Action? Focal Passage: Luke 10:25-37
March 24 Being Served or Serving? Focal Passage: Luke 22:19-30
March 31 Seeing or Recognizing? [Evangelism Lesson] Focal Passage: John 20:1-18

Holy God, Holy People—April 7-28, 2013
April 7 Called to Holiness Exodus 19:1-6,10-14,16-19
April 14 Honoring God’s Holiness Leviticus 5:1,4-5,14-16; 6:1-7
April 21 Living in Holiness Leviticus 18:1-5,20-26; 20:6-8
April 28 Blessings of Holiness Leviticus 26:3-13,40-42,45

Extraordinary Relationships—May 5-26, 2013
May 5 Getting My Most Important Relationship Right [Evangelism Lesson]
Focal Passages: Proverbs 3:5-8,13-18,31-35 May 12 Building the Home I Need Focal Passage: Proverbs 31:10-12,15-20,25-31
May 19 Becoming a Person Others Need Focal Passages: Proverbs 6:6-11,16-19,23-27
May 26 Giving Others What They Really Need Focal Passages: Proverbs 11:12-14; 17:17; 18:24;
27:5-6,9-10,17; 28:23; 29:10

SUMMER

God’s Story—June 2–August 25, 2013
June 2 God Begins the Story Focal Passages: Genesis 1:1,26-27; 2:15-17; 3:6-7,14-19,23-24
June 9 God Chooses a People Focal Passages: Genesis 12:1-7; 15:5-8,13-17
June 16 God Delivers His People Focal Passages: Exodus 3:7-10; 12:12-13,29-31; 14:5-6,
13-14,21,26 June 23 God Instructs His People Focal Passages: Exodus 20:1-4,7-8,12-17; 24:4-8
June 30 God Dwells Among His People Focal Passages: Exodus 26:30-33; 29:43-46; 40:34-38

July 7 God Establishes a Kingdom for His People Focal Passages: 2 Samuel 7:8-17,22-24
July 14 God Disciplines His People Focal Passages: 2 Kings 17:7-15,18-20
July 21 God Restores His People Focal Passages: Ezra 1:1-5; Nehemiah 8:1-6; Jeremiah 29:10-14
July 28 God Promises the Messiah Focal Passage: Isaiah 53:2-12

August 4 God Sends His Son [Evangelism Lesson] Focal Passages: Matthew 4:17-24; John 1:1-2,11-14,18,29
August 11 Jesus Is Crucified and Raised Focal Passages: Mark 15:33-39; 16:1-7; 1 Corinthians 15:17-19
August 18 Jesus Commissions His Church Focal Passages: Luke 24:44-49; Acts 1:6-8; 2:41-47
August 25 God Completes the Story Focal Passages: John 14:1-3; Revelation 21:1-4; 22:1-5,12-14

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Founders Journal

The Christian and the Law

Issue 91

Winter 2013

Contents


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[Inside Cover]

Editorial Introduction: The Christian and the Law
Ken Puls

On the Right Use of the Law
John Newton

The Saint and the Law
Horatius Bonar

Following My Re-Maker's Example
Robert Gonzales, Jr.

The Sabbath Rest of Creation
Richard Barcellos

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