Entries by Christin A.

Jesus’ Crucifixion and Resurrection

Key Passage: Luke 24:46 “This is what is written: The Messiah will suffer and rise from the dead on the third day” Big Picture Question: What did Jesus do for sinners? Jesus died on the cross and is alive Christ Connection: The most important thing that ever happened is that Jesus died and was raised […]

Jesus’ Triumphal Entry

Key Passage: Luke 24:46 “This is what is written: The Messiah will suffer and rise from the dead on the third day” Big Picture Question: How did people act when they saw Jesus? People welcomed Jesus as their King. Christ Connection: The people were happy to see Jesus. They knew He was their King. Jesus […]

Isaiah Confronted Ahaz

Key Passage: Isaiah 53:6 “We all, like sheep, have gone astray, each of us has turned to our own way; and the Lord has laid on him the iniquity of us all.” Big Picture Question: What does Immanuel mean? Immanuel means “God is with us.” Christ Connection: God told Isaiah about His plan. Isaiah said […]

God Called Isaiah

Key Passage: Isaiah 53:6 “We all, like sheep, have gone astray, each of us has turned to our own way; and the Lord has laid on him the iniquity of us all.” Big Picture Question: Why did God call Isaiah? God called Isaiah to warn His people. Christ Connection: Isaiah knew he was sinful and […]

Joel, Prophet to Judah

Key Passage: Jonah 4:2 “I knew that you are a gracious and compassionate God, slow to anger and abounding in love.” Big Picture Question: What is God’s desire for people? God wants all people to be saved Christ Connection: The people in Judah sinned. To punish them, God sent locusts and stopped the rain. Joel […]

Jonah, Prophet to Nineveh

Key Passage: Jonah 4:2 “I knew that you are a gracious and compassionate God, slow to anger and abounding in love.” Big Picture Question: How can we be forgiven? God forgives people when they are sorry and ask for forgiveness. Christ Connection: God was going to punish the people in Nineveh because they sinned. The […]

Hosea, Prophet to Israel

Key Passage: Jonah 4:2 “I knew that you are a gracious and compassionate God, slow to anger and abounding in love.” Big Picture Question: Does God stop loving us when we sin? God loves us even when we sin. Christ Connection: Gomer did not love Hosea with all her heart. She did things that made […]

Amos, Prophet to Israel

Key Passage: Jonah 4:2 “I knew that you are a gracious and compassionate God, slow to anger and abounding in love.” Big Picture Question: What does God do when people sin? God loves people, but He punishes sin. Christ Connection: God is holy and He punishes sin. But God also loves people. God wanted His […]

The Northern Kingdom Was Destroyed

Key Passage: 2 Kings 17:13-14 “The Lord warned Israel and Judah… ‘Turn from your evil ways and keep My commands.’…But they would not listen.” Big Picture Question: Why did God scatter His people? God’s people sinned against Him Christ Connection: When the people of Israel did not do what God said, God punished them. We […]

Elisha and Naaman

Key Passage: 2 Kings 17:13-14 “The Lord warned Israel and Judah… ‘Turn from your evil ways and keep My commands.’…But they would not listen.” Big Picture Question: Who heals us from our sin? Jesus heals us from our sin. Christ Connection: Naaman was sick. He had a problem with his skin. When Naaman washed in […]