Resilient Faith, Session 6 (Victorious 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 […]

Resilient Faith, Session 6 (Victorious Faith): Extra Activity for Collegiates  


Before the Session Obtain enough index cards for each person in your group to have one Consider completing the following exercise yourself before you ask you group to do this experience  During the Session This exercise could be considered for a closing activity before your group prays to dismiss Give each individual in your group […]

Resilient Faith, Session 6: A Parent’s Dilemma


by Joyce Ash The phone rings. You listen with anguish to the pain in your daughter’s voice as she tells of a heartbreaking event in her life. It’s all you can do not to rush to her side and do something, anything to ease her pain.  As parents, the desire to rescue our offspring never […]

Resilient Faith, Session 6 (Victorious Faith): Introduction Option for Men


  At one point or another, a man will be forced to choose between giving up and pushing forward. Knowing that God will take care of you should bring the confidence to make it through any situation life throws your way. In the 2006 movie, “The Pursuit of Happiness,” Chris Gardner lost it all. He […]

Resilient Faith, Session 6 (Victorious Faith): Live It Out Option for Parents groups


Sometimes you just need to look at your life through a different lens to truly understand that God has given you strength and will continue to strengthen you through the difficult road of parenthood. See how you identify with the following video: THE PARENT RAP – Funny parenting song! from bluefishtv on GodTube. If you […]

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 6: Lady in Waiting


A fresh start is never far away. BY TOBIN PERRY At nearly 6 feet 2 inches tall, Iris Urrey always felt out of place and ugly. Deep down she wanted to be special in someone’s eyes. She longed to be seen as a lady. But in the world where she grew up, ladies — the […]

Resilient Faith Session 6: Grow Through Adversity


by Larry Dry Dr. John Dunlop, author of Finishing Well to the Glory of God, sees patients even the day after running a marathon. One of his elderly patients greeted him, saying, “I understand you ran the marathon yesterday. That’s 26 miles, isn’t it?” Dr. Dunlop responded jokingly, “No sir, it’s 26.2 miles. Don’t forget […]

Resilient Faith, Session 6 (Victorious Faith): Additional Questions


Note: In Bible Studies For Life: Senior Adult and Bible Studies For Life: KJV, this is numbered Session 12.  The Point: God will strengthen and restore me. Icebreaker What’s positive/what’s negative about a self-made person? How do you describe victorious faith? What images come to mind when you think about an enemy? Have you ever had […]

Resilient Faith, Session 6 (Victorious Faith): Intro Activity and Reflection for Women’s Groups


    (If you don’t see this video, click here to watch on YouTube) As an example of victorious faith, tell the story of Joni Eareckson Tada singing the title song for the movie “Alone, Yet Not Alone” and being nominated for an Academy Award (Ceremony was Mar.2, 2014). Explain that Joni, a 64-year-old quadriplegic, […]