Upcoming Formations Units

Scope and Sequence for Formations
May – August 2019

Paul’s Partners in Ministry

Date | Session Title | Verses
May 5 | Barnabas | Acts 9:23-31; 13:1-3
May 12 | Silas | Acts 17:1-10, 13-15
May 19 | Priscilla and Aquila | Acts 18:1-4, 18-21, 24-28
May 26 | Timothy and Epaphroditus | Phil 2:19-30

Jesus and the Spirit

Date | Session Title | Verses
June 2 | The Spirit is Upon Me | Luke 4:14-18
June 9 | I Will Send the Spirit | John 14:15-27 (Pentecost Sunday)
June 16 | Not You but the Spirit | Mark 13:9-13
June 23 | The Kingdom Has Come | Matthew 12:22-28

The Book of Joshua

Date | Session Title | Verses
June 30 | Be Strong and Courageous | Joshua 1:1-9
July 7 | The Battle of Jericho | Joshua 6:1-5, 20-25
July 14 | The Lord Fights for Israel | Joshua 10:7-14
July 21 | God’s Promises | Joshua 23:1-10, 14-15
July 28 | We Will Serve the Lord | Joshua 24:6-16

Solving Problems Biblically

Date | Session Title | Verses
Aug 4 | What Is the Problem? | Nehemiah 1
Aug 11 | What Can We Do? | Proverbs 16:1-9
Aug 18 | How Shall We Decide? | Proverbs 2:1-11
Aug 25 | Why Are We Waiting? | Ecclesiastes 11:1-6

Scope and Sequence for Formations
September – December 2019

James: The Word of Life

Date | Session Title | Verses
Sep 1 | Living in Truth | 1 John 1:1-2:6
Sep 8 | Living in the Light | 1 John 2:7-19
Sep 15 | Living Out God’s Love | 1 John 3:11-24
Sep 22 | Living with Discernment | 1 John 4:1-16
Sep 29 | Living in God’s Son | 1 John 5:5-21

Temple and Covenant

Date | Session Title | Verses
Oct 6 | David’s Hope | 1 Chronicles 28:2-3, 5-10, 20-21
Oct 13 | God’s Promise | 2 Chronicles 3:1-2; 6:12-17
Oct 20 | Solomon’s Prayer | 2 Chronicles 6:18-21; 7:12-18
Oct 27 | Josiah’s Reform | 2 Chronicles 34:15, 18-19, 25-27, 29-33

After this Life

Date | Session Title | Verses
Nov 3 | The Age-Old Question | Job 14:7-15
Nov 10 | The Hope of Resurrection | Isaiah 26:12-19; Daniel 12:1-4
Nov 17 | The Prospect of Judgment | Matthew 25:31-46
Nov 24 | The Water of Life | Revelation 7:9-17

Luke’s Christmas Story

Date | Session Title | Verses
Dec 1 | Gabriel and Mary | Luke 1:26-38
Dec 8 | Mary and Elizabeth | Luke 1:39-56
Dec 15 | The Birth of John | Luke 1:57-64, 67-80
Dec 22 | The Birth of Jesus | Luke 2:1, 3-20
Dec 29 | Simeon and Anna | Luke 2:25-40

Scope and Sequence for Formations
January – April 2020

Faithful Witness

Date | Session Title | Verses
Jan 5 | Led by the Spirit | Acts 4:23-31
Jan 12 | Cultural Awareness | Acts 17:22-34
Jan 19 | Christ Crucified | 1 Corinthians 2:1-13
Jan 26 | Christ Exalted | Philippians 2:1-11

Moses and the Exodus

Date | Session Title | Verses
Feb 2 | Moses’ Early Life | Exodus 2:1-15a
Feb 9 | Moses’ Call | Exodus 3:4-8a, 9-10; 4:10-17
Feb 16 | The First Plague | Exodus 7:14-25
Feb 23 | The First Passover | Exodus 12:21-31, 40
March 1 | The Victory at the Sea | Exodus 14:10-14, 21-27, 31 (Lent 1)

God’s Scandalous Kingdom

Date | Session Title | Verses
March 8 | Love and Mercy | Luke 6:27-36
March 15 | Purity and Defilement | Matthew 15:1-20
March 22 | Poverty and Power | Matthew 19:16-26
March 29 | Women and Men | Luke 10:38-42

Places of Resurrection

Date | Session Title | Verses
April 5 | Zeal for God’s House | John 2:13-25 (Palm Sunday)
April 12 | I Have Seen the Lord! | John 20:1b-9, 11-18a (Easter Sunday)
April 19 | My Lord and My God! | John 20:19-31
April 26 | Let Us Hold Fast | Hebrews 10:19-25