Connected, Session 3 (Connected in Growth): Live It Out Option for Boomers groups

    Watch the NAMB Week of Prayer video, Partnering with St. Louis. If you don’t see the video below, click here to watch on You Tube:   The North American Mission Board provides support for missionaries across the United States. The work in St. Louis is one of many mission opportunities supported by NAMB. [...]

Connected, Session 2 (Connected in Unity): All Additional Resources


  Here are two songs from LifeWay worship that have been selected to go along with the Connected study. They can both be found on BSFL Songs Volume 1: “This is Our Prayer” ties to the 2nd session on Ephesians 4:1-6 “Speak Through Me” ties to the 4th session on  Ephesians 4:25-32. Here are the magazine articles that [...]

Connected, Session 2 (Connected in Unity):  Introduction option for Boomers


  Read this passage from one of Charles Spurgeon’s sermons: “I wish, brothers and sisters, that we could all imitate “the pearl oyster”–A hurtful particle intrudes itself into its shell, and this vexes and grieves it. It cannot reject the evil, but what does it do but “cover” it with a precious substance extracted out [...]

Connected, Session 2 (Connected in Unity): Live It Out Option for Parent’s groups


One way to strengthen the unity in the church is to pull the different age groups together. Share this idea with parents: Partner with the senior adults in your church to build relationships with your kids. The Fuller Youth Institute has written “40+ Ways to Build Sticky Faith in Your Grandkids” an article that shows [...]

Connected, Session 1 (Connected in Christ): All Additional Resources


  Here are the magazine articles that were selected to go along with this session: Bible Studies For Life: Adults—He’ll Come Running Bible Studies For Life: Adults (KJV)—Meaningful Ministry to Those Who Can’t Attend Bible Studies For Life: Young Adults—He’ll Come Running Bible Studies For Life: Senior Adults—All Excuses Ceasing Ronnie Floyd’s blog post, Connecting in [...]

Connected, Session 1 (Connected in Christ): Introduction, Option for Boomers.


  Before the session, lead class members to picture Uncle Sam from the “I Want You” recruiting posters of World War I and II.    This iconic image was first used during WWI to promote enlistments in the military.  This campaign was so successful that it was used again during WWII.  What about this image compelled people [...]

And It Was Good, Session 2 (Our Work With Creation): Discussion Option for Boomers


  The first time conservation of natural resources may have entered Boomers’ minds was during the gas shortages in the early 1970’s. Long lines at gas stations, rationing, and big, gas-guzzling muscle cars just did not mix. Over time, gas prices steadily rose, and the advent of smaller, fuel-efficient cars resulted. For the first time [...]

And It Was Good, Session 1(God’s Work of Creation): Introduction Option for Boomers


Many members of the Baby Boomer Generation (those born between 1946 and 1964) will remember Christmas Eve, 1968. An estimated television audience of 1 billion, the largest single TV audience in history at that time, listened as James Lovell, Command Module pilot of Apollo 8, Commander Frank Borman, and Lunar Module pilot Bill Anders took [...]

Resilient Faith, Session 6 (Victorious Faith): Discussion Option for Boomers


  Some of your learners will remember when this humorous song was popular: “Oh Lord, it’s hard to be humble, When you’re perfect in every way! I can’t wait to look in the mirror; Cause I get better lookin’ each day….” The song continues as the singer brags on his various virtues that seem to [...]

Resilient Faith, Session 4 (Ready Faith): All Additional Resources


  We are pleased to offer suggested music for each session. These are links to purchase the songs on iTunes, as well as links to, which provides lead sheets, accompaniment tracks, and other resources for certain songs. Click here for Suggested music for the Resilient Faith unit Here are the magazine articles that were selected [...]