Upcoming Formations Units

 

Scope and Sequence for Formations
January – April 2019

Jesus' Ministry to the World

Date Session Title Verses
Jan 6 Jesus Is Baptized Mark 1:1-13
Jan 13 Jesus Begins to Preach Mark 1:14-28
Jan 20 Jesus Welcomes Sinners Mark 2:13-22
Jan 27 Jesus Faces Resistance Mark 3:19b-35

The Law of the Lord

Date Session Title Verses
Feb 3 The Giving of the Law Exodus 19:1, 9-10, 16-25
Feb 10 The Ten Commandments Deuteronomy 5:6-21
Feb 17 You Shall Be Holy Leviticus 19:1-4, 9-18
Feb 24 Delight in the Law Psalm 1; 19:7-14

Striving for Holiness

Date Session Title Verses
March 3 A New Way of Life Ephesians 4:17-5:2
March 10 Buried with Christ Romans 6:1-14 (Lent 1)
March 17 Freedom from the Law Romans 7:1-13
March 24 Who Will Deliver Me? Romans 7:14-8:2
March 31 A Living Sacrifice Romans  12:1-5, 9-21

The Cross and the Resurrection

Date Session Title Verses
April 7 Sent to Serve Mark 10:32-45
April 14 The King Is Coming Matthew 21:1-11 (Palm Sunday)
April 21 The Empty Tomb Mark 16:1-8 (Easter Sunday)
April 28 Witnesses to the Resurrection Luke 24:36-53

 

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