Upcoming Intersection Units

Scope and Sequence for Intersection
September – December 2017

Basic Christian Beliefs

Date Session Title Verses
Sept 3 The Name of God Exodus 3:13-15
Sept 10 The Son of God Philippeans 2:5-11
Sept 17 The Spirit of God John 16:7-15
Sept 24 The Word of God Hebrews 4:12-13
Oct 1 The People of God 1 Corinthians 3:10-17

David—After God’s Own Heart

Date Session Title Verses
Oct 8 David and Bathsheba: Avoiding Costly Mistakes 2 Samuel 11:1-27
Oct 15 David and Nathan: Exposing the Truth 2 Samuel 12:1-25
Oct 22 David and Absalom: Dealing with Anger 2 Sam 15:2-14; 18:1-15, 33
Oct 29 David and Solomon: Making Decisions for the Future 1 Kg 1:5-31; 2:1-12

Spirituality—The Less-Traveled Path

Date Session Title Verses
Nov 3 Opening Up to God Psalms 32:1-11
Nov 10 Being Held Accountable Psalms 27:1-14
Nov 17 Seeking Wisdom Proverbs 2:1-15
Nov 17 Relating with God Exodus 33:7-11

Jesus Is Born—What Does It Mean?

Date Session Title Verses
Dec 3 Ready or Not Luke 21:25-36
Dec 10 Expect the Unexpected Luke 1:39-45
Dec 17 Asking Forgiveness Luke 3:1-6
Dec 24 My Relationship Matters Luke 3:7-18
Dec 31 It’s A Whole New World! Revelations 21:1-6

 

 

Scope and Sequence for Intersection
January – April 2018

Nehemiah—Rebuilding the Faith

Date Session Title Verses
Jan 7 Fixing the Past, Facing the Future Nehemiah 1:1-11
Jan 14 Staring Down the Enemy Nehemiah 4:1-23; 6:1-14
Jan 21 Committed Living Nehemiah 10:28-39
Jan 28 Being Remembered Nehemiah 13:4-31

Ethical Issues

Date Session Title Verses
Feb 4 Dealing with Power Mark 15:1-15
Feb 11 Sharing with Others Luke 16:19-31
Feb 18 Making a Difference Mark 10:13-16
Feb 25 Taking the High Road 2 Corinthians 7:2-13a

Champions of Faith

Date Session Title Verses
March 4 Francis and Clare of Assisi: Approaching God through Nature Genesis 1:1-31
March 11 Jude and Job: Approaching God despite Suffering Job 5:8-27
March 18 Teresa of Avila: Approaching God through Contemplation Isaiah 55:6-13

Learning to Share Grace—Giving Away Your Faith

Date Session Title Verses
March 25 What Am I Saying? Luke 19:28-40
April 1 What Do I Hear? John 20:1-18
April 18 What Am I Learning? John 20:19-29
April 15 What Am I Doing? John 21:1-19

New Testament Basics

Date Session Title Verses
April 22 News that Remains News Acts 28:17-31
April 29 Staying in Contact 1 Thessalonians 1:1-10

 

 

Scope and Sequence for Intersection
May – August 2018

Parables—Teaching What Christ Taught

Date Session Title Verses
May 6 Gloom and Doom Isaiah 26:20–27:11
May 13 Reassuring the Faithful Zechariah 12:1-10
May 20 Fretting Over the Future Daniel 12:1-13
May 27 Living in the Meantime Matthew 24:1-14
June 3 Giving an Account Revelation 20:11-15

Finding My Way

Date Session Title Verses
June 10 Rites of Passage Luke 2:39-52
June 17 Mentors and Role Models 2 Corinthians 6:1-10
June 24 Standing Strong Daniel 1:3-21

The Sermon on the Mount

Date Session Title Verses
July 1 Steps of the Kingdom Matthew 5:1-16
July 8 Above and Beyond Matthew 5:17-48
July 15 Putting Our Faith into Practice Matthew 6:1-18
July 22 First Things First Matthew 6:19–7:12
July 29 The God-centered Life Matthew 7:12-27

Ephesians

Date Session Title Verses
Aug 8 An Invitation to Family Ephesians 1:3-14
Aug 12 Building the House of God Ephesians 2:19-22
Aug 19 Contributing to the Family of Faith Ephesians 4:11-16
Aug 26 Spiritual Resources Ephesians 6:10-17

 

 

Scope and Sequence for Intersection
September – December 2018

First Peter

Date Session Title Verses
Sept 2 Feeling Hopeless 1 Pet 1:1-12
Sept 9 Holy Living 1 Pet 2:1-10
Sept 16 Love Despite Evil 1 Pet 3:8-12
Sept 23 When I Suffer 1 Pet 4:12-19
Sept 30 Being Humble 1 Pet 5:1-11

The Reluctant Servant

Date Session Title Verses
Oct 7 Running from God Jon 1:1-17
Oct 14 Being Grateful Jon 2:1-10
Oct 21 Feeling Remorse Jon 3:1-10
Oct 28 Loving Difficult People Jon 4:1-11

Micah Speaks

Date Session Title Verses
Nov 4 Justice Is for All Mic 2:1-11
Nov 11 Defining Peace Mic 4:1-5
Nov 18 God's Expectations Mic 6:6-8
Nov 25 Forgive Me Mic 7:8-20

Immanuel — God with Us

Date Session Title Verses
Dec 2 The Guidance of God Isa 2:1-5
Dec 9 The Character of God Isa 10:33-11:10
Dec 16 The Strength of God Isa 35:1-10
Dec 23 The Mysteries of God Isa 7:10-17; Mt 1:18-25
Dec 30 The Presence of God Jn 1:14-18