Upcoming Intersection Units

Scope and Sequence for Intersection
May – August 2020

Jeremiah

Date | Session Title | Verses
May 3 | A Prophet it Called | Jeremiah 1:9-19
May 10 | A Prophet of Doom | Jeremiah 7: 1-15
May 17 | A Prophet in Pain | Jeremiah 15:10-21
May 24 | A Prophet of Truth | Jeremiah 28:1-17
May 31 | A Prophet of Hope | Jeremiah 30:1-11

Someone Dial 911!

Date | Session Title | Verses
June 7| Help! My Family is Falling Apart! | Psalm 61:1-8
June 14 | Help! Something Terrible Happened to a Friend! | Psalm 142:1-7
June 21| Help! I Feel All Alone!| Psalm 139: 1-18
June 28| Help! I Fell Stressed Out!| Luke 10:38-42

Ecclesiastes

Date | Session Title | Verses
July 5 | Affirming Uncertainty | Ecclesiastes 1:1-11
July 12| Time and Place| Ecclesiastes 3:1-15
July 19 | The Wisdom of One| Ecclesiastes 9:13-18
July 26 | Dare to Live | Ecclesiastes 11:1-6
August 2 | What Matters Most? | Ecclesiastes 12:9-14

Paul – From Persecutor to Apostle

Date | Session Title | Verses
August 9| Changes, Changes| Acts 9:1-19a, 26-27
August 16 | Speaking Boldly | Acts 13:1-5
August 23| Starting Churches | Acts 16:6-15
August 30 | Singing in Jail | Acts 16:16-34

Scope and Sequence for Intersection
September – December 2020

Different Beliefs

Date | Session Title | Verses
September 6 | Differences within Christianity | Acts 11:19-26
September 13 | God and Country | Mt 22:15-22
September 20 | The Faiths of Others | Acts 4:5-12
September 27| Truth Isn’t What It Used to Be | Acts 10:1-35

Qualities of Christian leadership

Date | Session Title | Verses
October 4| Having Self-Discipline| Jeremiah 31:18-22
October 11|Seeking Truth | Psalm 25:4-10
October 18| Leading by Example| Hebrews 2:10-18
October 25| A Person of Integrity| Psalm 26:1-12

Joseph—Role Model for Christian Living

Date | Session Title | Verses
November 1 |Dreaming Big| Genesis 37:1-11
November 8| Being Faithful to Commitments| Genesis 39:1-23
November 15| Being Patient During Tough Times| Genesis 40:1-23
November 22| Dealing with Responsibility | Genesis 41:37-57
November 29 | Forgiving When Betrayed|Genesis 45:1-8; 50:15-21

Advent—God’s Kingdom Come

Date | Session Title | Verses
December 6| Prepare the Way| Isaiah 40:1-11
December 13| A New Heaven and Earth | Isaiah 65:17-25
December 20| Our Heritage of Faith | Mt 1:1-17
December 27 | What’s in a Name?| Isaiah 9:1-7; Mt 1:18-25

Scope and Sequence for Intersection
January – April 2021

Epiphany

Date | Session Title | Verses
January 3 | Searching for Something New| Matt 2:2-12

Champions of Faith

January 10 | Francis and Clare of Assisi: Approaching God Through Creation | Gen 1:1-31
January 17 | Job and Jude: Approaching God Despite Suffering | Job 5:8-27
January 24| Teresa of Avila: Approaching God Through Contemplation | Isaiah 55:6-13

Spirituality—The Less Traveled Path

Date | Session Title | Verses
January 31| Opening up to God| Ps 32:1-11
February 7|Being Held Accountable | Ps 27:1-14
February 14| Seeking Wisdom| Proverbs 2:1-15
February 21| Relating with God| Ex 33:7-11

Role Models of Faith

Date | Session Title | Verses
February 28 |Serving God | Acts 9:36-42
March 7| Leading with Purpose| Judges 4:4-10
March 14| Teaching the Way| Acts 18:24-28
March 21| Speaking the Truth | Ester 4:4-17; 9:29-10:3

Being Changed by Jesus’ Death and Resurrection

Date | Session Title | Verses
March 28 |Going for the Glory| John 12:27-36a
April 4| An Enthusiastic Welcome| Mark 11:1-10
April 11| Discovering the Risen Christ| John 20:1-10
April 18| Resurrection Changes | Acts 4:32-35
April 25 | The Evidence of Resurrection|Acts 4:1-12

Scope and Sequence for Intersection
May – August 2021

David—After God’s Own Heart

Date | Session Title | Verses
May 2| David and Bathsheba: Avoiding Costly Mistakes| 2 Samuel 11:1-27
May 9|David and Nathan: Exposing the Truth | 2 Samuel 12:1-25
May 16| David and Absalom: Dealing with Anger| 2 Samuel 15:2-14; 18:1-15, 33
May 23| David and Soloman: Making Decisions for the Future | 1 Kings 1:5-31; 2:1-12

First Peter

Date | Session Title | Verses
May 30 |Feeling Hopeless | 1 Peter 1:1-12
June 6| Holy Living| 1 Peter 2:1-10
June 13| Love Despite Evil| 1 Peter 3:8-12
June 20| When I Suffer | 1 Peter 4:12-19
June 27 | Being Humble|1 Peter 5:1-11

Jonah—The Reluctant Servant

Date | Session Title | Verses
July 4| Running from God| Jonah 1:1-17
July 11|Being Grateful | Jonah 2:1-10
July 18| Feeling Remorse| Jonah 3:1-10
July 25| Loving Difficult People| Jonah 4:1-11

The Sermon on the Mount

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