Bible Explorers (3rd & 4th Grades)

October 18, 2011 at 21:44

Fabian Ramirez

Unit 1: Paul
Five sessions on “Paul the Missionary
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Unit 2: Joseph
Four sessions on a Person Who Honored God
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Unit 3: What Is Stewardship?
Children will study Bible stories about Jacob, the widow’s offering, Barnabas, and the early church.
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Unit 4 : Jesus is Born
Scripture studies on prophecies of Isaiah and Micah, announcements to Mary and Joseph, birth of Jesus, Simeon and Anna and the Wise Men.
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Unit 5: The Teachings of Jesus
This four-session unit provides a study of selected teachings of Jesus, focusing on Jesus and the children, the Lord’s Prayer, Jesus and Zacchaeus, and the Parable of the Lost Son.
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Unit 6: God Speaks to People
This four-session unit is a study of Scriptures about how God spoke to Moses, Samuel, Philip, and Peter, and will help children explore how God speaks to us.
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Unit 7: Following Jesus
The five sessions of this unit focus on creation, Noah, Moses, David, and Jesus’ teachings about God’s care.
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Unit 8: A Week to Remember
This is a four-session Easter unit. Since this unit is undated and the date of Easter varies, you may need to adjust the sessions on this unit so that the sessions are studied on the most appropriate dates, especially the session related to Easter (session three).
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Unit 9: God Planned for Families
This four-session unit is a study of how God planned for families and includes these Bible characters: Ruth, Naomi, and Boaz; Hannah, Elkanah, and Samuel; Zechariah, Elizabeth, and John; and Mary, Martha, and Lazarus.
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Unit 10: Exploring Baptist Beliefs
This five-session unit focuses on five beliefs important to Baptists–beliefs about God, Jesus, the church, the Bible, and prayer.
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Unit 11: God Loves Me
This four-session unit is on how God cares for us, and the Bible studies are on Jesus’ healing of a paralyzed man, Daniel’s faithfulness to God, Daniel in the lion’s den, and the Ten Commandments.
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Unit 12: Getting Along with Others
This five-session unit will help children learn about getting along with others. It contains sessions on the Good Samaritan, Jonathan and David, Jacob and Esau, Paul and Timothy, and Esther.
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Unit 13: Missions Is . . .
This four-session unit will help children understand that missions is telling (Lydia), helping (Dorcas), giving (the Antioch church), and going (Philip).
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Unit 14: God Guides Moses
This four-session unit deals with the life of Moses, showing how God cared for Moses, called Moses, provided for the people under Moses’ leadership, and gave the Ten Commandments through Moses.
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Unit 15: What God Does for Us
This five-session unit deals with God’s care for us and includes sessions on creation; Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego; Elijah; the parable of the loving father; and God’s promise of a Savior.
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Unit 16: God Kept His Promise (A Christmas Unit)
This unit provides four sessions on Scripture passages dealing with Christmas.
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Unit 17: Bible Writers Who Told Jesus’ Story
This unit provides four sessions dealing with Matthew, Luke, John, and Paul as writers of books of the Bible.
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Unit 18: God Speaks
This five-session unit focuses on how God speaks through Scripture (Josiah and Huldah), teachers (Ezra and Nehemiah), prayer (Hannah), quiet times (Samuel), and people (Timothy, Eunice, and Lois).
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Unit 19: Jesus Teaches About Prayer
This four-session unit focuses on God’s power in creation, God’s power to keep us safe, God’s power to calm, and God’s power to provide.
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Unit 20: Good News! Jesus Is Alive! (an Easter unit)
This four-session unit is an Easter unit that studies Scriptures from the Gospel of Luke. Since this unit is undated and the date of Easter varies, be sure to plan how best to relate the sessions to the Easter season.
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Unit 21: Children in the Bible
This five-session unit contains studies of children in the Bible, with sessions on Miriam; David; two sons helping their mother; a young girl telling about God; and Josiah.
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Unit 22: What Do Churches Do?
This four-session unit contains studies of what churches in the New Testament did–worship, teach, minister, and fellowship–with comparisons to what churches do today.
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Unit 23: God Loves and Helps Me
This four-session unit considers how God loves and helps us by making us, giving us a family, helping us grow and learn, and helping us make choices.
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Unit 24: Following Jesus’ Example
This five-session unit considers Jesus’ example to us in making wise choices, helping people who hurt, loving all people, caring about friends, and giving second chances.
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