Got Fan Mail?

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Fan mail for what you might be asking yourself? Well, in the past three days, I’ve had several people email me and ask me if the kids in their church could write fan letters to the characters that they see in our videos.   Truth is, the actors and actresses in our videos would LOVE [...]

Grades 1-6: Special Focus – Prophets Told (December 7)

Scripture Reference: Isaiah 7:14; 9:6; 11:1-5; Micah 5:2 Grades 1-3 Introductory Activity – Tongue Twister Telephone • No supplies needed Sit in a circle with the kids. Lean over to a kid beside you and whisper: “She saw six sheep silently sleeping.” That kid whispers the sentence to the next child, and so on. When [...]

Spring 2014: Kids (Grades 1-6) Extra Helps and Bonus Easter Sessions

Spring 2014: Grades 1-6 Leader Extras  Unit 1: Working Hard* Session 1: The First Workers (3/2/14) Session 2: Hard Work (3/9/14) Session 3: Give (3/16/14) Session 4: Invest (3/23/14) Session 5: Build (3/30/14) Session 6: Rest (4/6/14)  Unit 2: Let Hope In*  Session 1: People Need Hope (4/13/14) OPTIONAL: Triumphal Entry (Grades 1-3 Activity Pages, [...]

Can We Know God?

A poll conducted on March 12-13, 2014 by LifeWay Research revealed that over 70% of Americans believe it is possible to personally know God, not just know about God. The question presented to those polled was: “I believe it is possible to personally know God, not just know about God.” and the results were as follows: Strongly [...]

But Now… Victory: Current Events Connection

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To help conclude this Easter session, summarize or print out this story about a woman who chose to forego cancer treatment in order to protect the life of her unborn baby, even though it cost her her own life. http://fox4kc.com/2014/04/02/mother-sacrifices-self-to-save-unborn-baby-girl/ After sharing the story, ask some of the following questions: What was the motivating factor [...]

In Action: Teaching About the Tabernacle

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Most of you will have just finished the third session on the tabernacle. Since I have been at LifeWay we have had quite a few requests for a full unit on the tabernacle. We didn’t have a full unit, but we did have three full sessions. While everyone didn’t like so many sessions on the [...]

Pastor Jon Daniels talks Bible Studies for Life

Watch this great story from Pastor Jon Daniels of Country Woods Baptist Church.

Productive, Session 4: Budget Crunch

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By Hillary Beebe Though it was a necessary life change, it didn’t come without a cost. Our family has recently lived through a season of change. We’ve experienced changes in careers, changes in lifestyle, changes in education … and most importantly, changes in our hearts. About a year ago, I left my job to be [...]

From the Editor: Being Sure God Exists

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The “nones” are on the rise. Those who record “no religious preference” on surveys and censuses is growing year by year. Which is why Session 2 of Robert Jeffers Honest to God: Real Questions People Ask is so poignant. In a recent blog post, Dr. Ronnie Floyd, General Editor for Bible Studies For Life, examined Psalm 19 [...]

Launch Guide for Bible Studies for Life

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      Launch Guide Summary   The Launch Guide will cover the following plan and provide resources for each step in the process: Overview of the Guide Communicating the Launch with Your Church/Leadership (Question & Answer sheet) Step One: Introduce Bible Studies for Life (Meeting agenda, email templates, video links) Step Two: Train for [...]