Grades 1-6 EXTRA for Summer 2014 (Including Bonus Session for 14 Sunday Quarter!)

Unit 1: God Is … Session 1: Holy (June 1, 2014) Session 2: Loving (June 8, 2014) Session 3: Righteous (June 15, 2014) Session 4: Forgiving (June 22, 2014) Session 5: Wise (June 29, 2014) Session 6: Faithful (July 6, 2014) Unit 2: It’s Not Always Easy Session 1: Hard to Hope  (July 13, 2014) Session 2: Hard to […]




Preschool EXTRA for Summer 2014 (Including Bonus Session for 14 Sunday Quarter!)

Unit 1: God Is … Session 1: Holy (June 1, 2014) Session 2: Loving (June 8, 2014) Session 3: Fair (June 15, 2014) Session 4: Forgiving (June 22, 2014) Session 5: Wise (June 29, 2014) Session 6: Faithful (July 6, 2014) Unit 2: It’s Not Always Easy To … Session 1: Hope  (July 13, 2014) Session 2: Go (July 20, 2014) Session 3: […]




God Is…, Session 6: Free Student Devotion, “Shield of Protection”

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This is the free student devotional for God Is…, Session 6: God Is Faithful. Pause What situations or circumstances make you feel vulnerable or scared? Name them in prayer, inviting God to teach you today more about who He is in those situations. He will cover you with His feathers; you will take refuge under […]




God Is…, Session 3: Free Student Devotion, “Clean Hands. Pure Heart.”

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This is the free student devotional for God Is…, Session 3: God Is Just. Pause Look over the last few devotions, recalling what you’ve learned about God’s justice. Spend some time praising God for who He is—just, always right, always good. Read Isaiah 1:16-18 and consider the questions that follow: “Wash yourselves. Cleanse yourselves. Remove […]




God Is…, Session 5: Free Student Devotion, “A Wise God”

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This is the free student devotional for God Is…, Session 5: God Is Wise. Pause Rid yourself of all distractions. Quiet your mind and ask the Lord to open your heart to His Holy Word and what He wants to teach you today. “. . . May the name of God be praised forever and […]




God Is…, Session 4: Free Student Devotion, “Open Arms”

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This is the free student devotional for God Is…, Session 4: God Is Forgiving. Pause Of all the things on your “to-do” list today, nothing is more important than hearing a word from God. Ask God to reorder your priorities and help you read and apply His Word to your life. Read Micah 7:18-19. The […]




God Is…, Session 2: Free Student Devotion, “Real Love”

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This is the free student devotional for God Is…, Session 2: God Is Loving. Pause Spend a few moments thinking about the world’s definition of love, an emotion that comes and goes based on circumstances. Thank God for loving you with commitment and enabling you to love others. Which would you prefer: someone who always […]




God Is…, Session 1: Free Student Devotion, “Born This Way”

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This is the free student devotional for God Is…, Session 1: God Is Holy. Pause Consider this quote: “Holiness does not consist in doing extraordinary things. It consists in accepting, with a smile, what Jesus sends us. It consists in accepting and following the will of God.” —Mother Teresa Consider the words of Ephesians 1:3-4 […]




God Is…, Session 6: God is Faithful

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In the video below, Jefferson Bethke addresses people’s response to Scripture where Jesus asks his disciples to give Him their lives. Bethke explains an interesting counterargument to these objections. As you discuss God’s faithfulness this week, help your students remember how He is faithful and what our response to His faithfulness should be—we owe Him our […]




God Is…, Session 5: God is Wise

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Our students often turn to the Internet or friends to find wisdom. If we search the Internet for “wisdom,” there are a lot of people who try to weigh in on what they think is “wise advice.” This week we learn the difference between knowledge and wisdom. Wisdom, true wisdom, doesn’t come from the Internet. […]