Who Does God Say You Are? (Identity Study 2 of 3) Youth Group Bible Lesson

Who Does God Say You Are? (Identity Study 2 of 3) Youth Group Bible Lesson

This Bible lesson is part 2 or 3 for teenagers on the topic of identity. Finding your identity is such an important part of life, and nowhere is that more true than for teenagers. The teenage years are a time when young people are really figuring out who they are and what they believe in, and it’s so important that they have a strong foundation to build on. That’s why we’re so passionate about youth Bible study. We believe that getting youth into God’s word and helping them to find their identity in Christ is one of the most important things we can do as youth leaders. Identity Series Lesson 2: Who Does God Say You Are? Ask the youth … Read more

Who are You? (Identity Study 1 of 3) Youth Ministry Lesson

Who are You? (Identity Study 1 of 3) Youth Ministry Lesson

This Bible lesson is part 1 or 3 for teenagers on the topic of identity. When it comes to faith formation, there is no time like the teenage years. It is during this time that young people are exploring who they are and what they believe. As youth pastors, our job is to help teenagers find their identity in Jesus Christ. This 3-week youth Bible study will help you do just that. Each week, your group will explore a different topic, including who God is, who we are in Christ, and what our purpose is in life. By the end of the study, your group will have a better understanding of their faith and how it fits into their everyday … Read more

Your Sabbath Day: Youth Ministry Bible Study

Your Sabbath Day: Youth Ministry Bible Study

This lesson helps the youth understand the Sabbath and how they can remember it and honor God. Resources: 30 minutes Bibles or cell phones to look up the scriptures The set of questions about the man made well on a handout (See below, “What did Jesus do on the Sabbath?”) Pencils or pens What is Sabbath?           Anyone willing to share what they think Sabbath means?           Read a Definition           Let’s talk Bible history so we can have some context for the discussion           of what Sabbath can mean for you           Sabbath observance was one of the things that was required by religious                       leaders for the Hebrews in the Old Testament and New Testament to belong … Read more

Youth Bible Lesson (John 5:1-15) Do You Want to Be Made Well?

Youth Bible Lesson (John 5:1-15) Do You Want to Be Made Well?

Use this free Bible lesson for teenagers in your Youth Group or Sunday School Ministry at church. The discussion and teaching will help High School and Middle School students realize how they are part of Jesus’ plan to invite them youth group or Sunday School. As time allows, add a fun group game to begin your teaching time. Lesson Introduction This lesson is about Jesus healing a man that had been disabled for 38 years.  Jesus asks an interesting question and the man’s response should cause us to reflect on what we should do to see and help each other.  Jesus also tells the healed man to not sin anymore to speak to his spiritual health. TEACHING RESOURCES Lesson time … Read more

Seed and Plant-Themed Youth Lessons & Activities

It Starts with a Seed…Plant-Themed Youth Activities The Word of God is full of agrarian references. From Old Testament to New, seeds and harvests are a prevalent theme. Plants were a significant element of daily life in the Ancient Middle East, so Jesus used numerous farming analogies in His teachings. In our modern age of fast food chains and xeriscape yards, some of these seed ideas might not be as readily appreciated, but are still well worth exploring. Whether it’s harvest season, a church garden day, or just an occasion needing fun themed elements, consider a plant-based focus for your next youth activities! Use this “event builder” to select various concentrations for games, Bible passages, and more. Choose a few … Read more

Overcoming Temptation Bible Lesson for Teens (1 Corinthians 10:13)

Use this free Bible study lesson in your Youth Ministry or Sunday School class to teach teenagers about overcoming temptation through the power of the Holy Spirit. More than ever, students in High School and Middle School need this practical guidance from God’s Word! Bible Study Topic: Overcoming Temptation Scripture Text: 1 Corinthians 10:13 No temptation has seized you except what is common to man. And God is faithful; he will not let you be tempted beyond what you can bear. But when you are tempted, he will also provide a way out so that you can stand up under it. (NIV). Lesson Introduction Throughout the Bible, temptation is seen either as a test from God or Satan. Sometimes, God … Read more

Prayer: Youth Bible Study (Mark 11:24)

Prayer: Youth Bible Study (Mark 11:24)

Use this free Youth Bible lesson in your Sunday School or Youth Ministry to teach about prayer. More than ever, teenagers need to learn the power of prayer. This lesson will show why talking to God is important and essential their personal relationships with Jesus Christ. Use this free Bible teaching to make sure your High School and Junior High students make prayer a priority! Bible study lesson 2: Why is Prayer Important? Scripture Text: Mark 11:24 Therefore I tell you, whatever you ask in prayer, believe that you have received it, and it will be yours (NIV). Lesson Introduction  The importance of prayer can never be overemphasized. It is one of the best avenues to communicate with our Father in Heaven. … Read more

Thanksgiving Youth Bible Lesson (1 Thessalonians 5:16-18)

Bible Study Topic: Thankfulness to God Scripture Text: 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18

Use this free Youth Bible lesson in your church youth group to teach about thankfulness and gratitude to God. Being thankful is not just for Thanksgiving! The Bible says a lot about honoring Jesus with our gratitude. Use this powerful theme in your High School or Middle School Sunday School or any Youth Group Ministry devotional or Bible teaching. Bible Study Topic: Thankfulness to God Scripture Text: 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18 Be joyful always; pray continually; give thanks in all circumstances, for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus (NIV). Lesson Introduction God created us with more great plans than we could ever imagine. So, it is all but necessary that we appreciate Him in all circumstances as it’s part of … Read more

Freedom in Christ: Bible Lesson for Youth Ministry (Galatians 5:1)

Freedom in Christ: Bible Lesson for Youth Ministry (Galatians 5:1)

Use this free Youth Bible lesson in your High School or Middle School youth group when teaching about the the topic of Freedom in Christ. God’s Word has a lot to say about how Jesus came to set us free from sin and to enjoy lives of freedom in service to the Lord and others. Use this powerful theme in your teenage Sunday School or any Youth Group Ministry devotional or Bible teaching. Bible Study Topic: Freedom Scripture Reference: Galatians 5:1 It is for freedom that Christ has set us free. Stand firm, then, and do not let yourselves be burdened again by a yoke of slavery (NIV). Galatians 5:1 NIV Lesson Introduction: What is Freedom? The dictionary meaning of freedom is … Read more

Youth Ministry Lesson (Acts 10:1-33) Peter and Cornelius

Use this free youth ministry Bible study to teach your the story of Peter and Cornelius to the teenager groups at your church. This is a perfect Sunday School lesson from Acts 10:1-33 for High School and Middle School Students.

Use this free youth ministry Bible study to teach your the story of Peter and Cornelius to the teenager groups at your church. This is a perfect Sunday School lesson from Acts 10:1-33 for High School and Middle School Students. Bible Lesson focus: This lesson focuses on Peter’s revelation that the Gospel was meant for all people, not just the Jews. In this day and age, of course, teens might not encounter “unclean meat” or questions about Jewish tradition. But this story provides a great way to emphasize the Gospel. We are not saved by what we do or who we were born to, but by the blood of Jesus. The story of Peter and Cornelius also reminds us that … Read more