Here are the magazine articles that were selected to go along with this session:
- Bible Studies For Life: Adults—A Father’s Heart
- Bible Studies For Life: Adults (KJV)—First, You Celebrate
- Bible Studies For Life: Young Adults—Holding Out Hope
- Bible Studies For Life: Senior Adults—First, You Celebrate
- Ronnie Floyd’s blog post, Our Hope is a Person
By the way, if you are wondering what to do with these articles, check out this post from Ken Braddy, manager of LifeWay’s Magazines and Devotions: 4 Ways to use Magazine Articles in your Group
And, here are some of the Leader Extras that were developed to help you customize this session for various kinds of groups. Even if you aren’t teaching one of these groups, browse here for ideas you may be able to use with your group.
- For Men: Clip from A Beautiful Mind and discussion of unconditional love.
- For Singles: Video of Lecrae’s I Am Second testimony
- For Parents: Discussion of testimony from a real-life prodigal son and his advice on how parents can help prodigals.
- For Women: Video testimony from woman who dealt with rejection from her adopted son
- Additional Questions: Dozens of additional questions to help with your discussion
Hey! We aren’t the only ones with ideas! If you have any other resources you are planning to use with this session, please pass them along here! Blessings as you prepare to lead this session.