Entries by Christin A.

Paul’s Third Journey

Key Passage: Romans 1:16 “I am not ashamed of the gospel, because it is God’s power for salvation.” Big Picture Question: Did anything stop Paul from telling people about Jesus? No, Paul told about Jesus even when he was in danger. Christ Connection: Paul told so many people about Jesus, and he encouraged people who […]

Paul Preached in Europe

Key Passage: Romans 1:16 “I am not ashamed of the gospel, because it is God’s power for salvation.” Big Picture Question: Who deserves our worship? Only God deserves our worship. Christ Connection: Paul taught the people in Athens about the one true God. He told them that Jesus died on the cross and is alive! […]

Paul’s Second Journey

Key Passage: Romans 1:16 “I am not ashamed of the gospel, because it is God’s power for salvation.” Big Picture Question: What did Paul and his friends teach as they traveled? Paul and his friends taught about Jesus. Christ Connection: Lydia, the jailer, and many others believed in Jesus and were saved from their sin. […]

Paul’s First Journey

Key Passage: Romans 1:16 “I am not ashamed of the gospel, because it is God’s power for salvation.” Big Picture Question: What does a missionary do? A missionary goes and tells people about Jesus. Christ Connection: The Holy Spirit told Paul to tell the world about Jesus. Paul obeyed. Paul told the good news about […]

Paul’s Conversion

Key Passage: Romans 1:16 “I am not ashamed of the gospel, because it is God’s power for salvation.” Big Picture Question: What happened when Saul heard Jesus? Saul loved Jesus and told others about Him. Christ Connection: Saul had hated Jesus and His followers, but then he met Jesus. Jesus came to earth to save […]

Stephen’s Address

Key Passage: Acts 2:42 “They devoted themselves to the apostles’ teaching.” Big Picture Question: Why did the people hurt Stephen? They wanted Stephen to stop telling people about Jesus. Christ Connection: People hurt Stephen because he followed Jesus. Jesus told His friends that people would hurt them for loving Him. (Mark 13:9-13; John 16:2) When […]

Seven Men Were Chosen

Key Passage: Acts 2:42 “They devoted themselves to the apostles’ teaching.” Big Picture Question: Who can help at church? Everyone can help at church. Christ Connection: Jesus’ friends believed that everyone in the church had an important job to do to serve God’s people and help spread the gospel. Jesus wants us to serve others […]

The Church Met Needs

Key Passage: Acts 2:42 “They devoted themselves to the apostles’ teaching.” Big Picture Question: How did Peter help the man who could not walk? In Jesus’ name, Peter healed the man who could not walk. Christ Connection: The Holy Spirit gave the disciples power to tell people about Jesus. He gave Peter power to heal […]

The Holy Spirit Came

Key Passage: Matthew 28:19-20 “Go, therefore, and make disciples of all nations…And remember, I am with you always.” Big Picture Question: Who is the Holy Spirit? The Holy Spirit is the Spirit of God. Christ Connection: God sent the Holy Spirit just as He promised. Now Jesus’ friends had everything they needed to make more […]

Jesus Ascended to Heaven

Key Passage: Matthew 28:19-20 “Go, therefore, and make disciples of all nations…And remember, I am with you always.” Big Picture Question: Where is Jesus today? Jesus is alive and in heaven. Christ Connection: Jesus left earth and returned to heaven, but He did not leave us alone. Jesus promised to send the Holy Spirit. The […]