Upcoming Intersection Units

Scope and Sequence for Intersection
September – December 2019

Finding My Place in the World

Date | Session Title | Verses
Sept 1 | Who Am I? | Jeremiah 1:4-8
Sept 8 | Who Is God? | John 10:1-18
Sept 15 | Why Am I Here? | Exodus 33:12-23

Curious Stories in the Bible

Date | Session Title | Verses
Sept 22 | A Talking Donkey | Numbers 22:21-35
Sept 29 | Demon-filled Pigs | Luke 8:26-39
Oct 6 | A Linen Waistcloth | Jeremiah 13:1-11
Oct 13 | A Valley of Dry Bones | Ezekiel 37:1-14

Becoming a Christian

Date | Session Title | Verses
Oct 20 | Born Twice?! | John 3:1-21
Oct 27 | A Work in Process | 1 Corinthians 1:18; Romans 5:10-11
Nov 3 | Now What? | Luke 19:1-10

Music and Faith

Date | Session Title | Verses
Nov 10 | In Tune with God | Psalms 8, Colossians 1:15-20
Nov 17 | Harmony with Others | Psalms 15
Nov 24 | In The Valley of The Shadow | Psalms 23; 2 Timothy 2:8-13
Dec 1 | Tell Me A Story | Psalms 77; Exodus 15:1-21

Advent—Waiting for Christmas

Date | Session Title | Verses
Dec 8 | Waiting with Others | 1 Thessalonians 3:6–4:2
Dec 15 | Waiting with Patience | Luke 3:7-18
Dec 22 | Wait No More | June 1:1-18
Dec 29 | Epiphany—Christ Revealed | Matthew 2:1-12

Scope and Sequence for Intersection
January – April 2020

First John

Date | Session Title | Verses
Jan 5 | A Relationship in Need of Repair? | 1 John 1:5-2:2
Jan 12 | Casting Off the Things of the World | 1 John 2:12-17
Jan 19 | Loving is Action | 1 John 3:11-18
Jan 26 | Life in the Son | 1 John 5:1-13

Parables—Teaching What Jesus Taught

Date | Session Title | Verses
Feb 2 | A Hidden Treasure | Matthew 13:44-46, 53-58
Feb 9 | Seeds Growing Secretly | Mark 4:26-29
Feb 16 | Rock Solid | Matthew 7:24-28
Feb 23 | Saints and Sinners | Luke 7:36-50

Bible Study Basics

Date | Session Title | Verses
March 1 | The Written Word | Jeremiah 36:1-8, 27-28, 32
March 8 | Putting It All Together | Isaiah 40:6-8; 55:10-11; 1 Peter 1:24-25
March 15 | Tools of the Trade | Acts 17:16-34
March 22 | Interpreting the Bible | Acts 18:1-11

Easter—Mark’s Account

Date | Session Title | Verses
March 29 | Setting the Stage | Mark 1:1-15
April 5 | Passion Predictions | Mark 8:27-33
April 12 | Triumphant Entry | Mark 11:1-11
April 19 | Exit and Encore | Mark 15:33-39; 16:1-8
April 26 | Taking Care of Business | Mark 16:9-20

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