Moses: Burning Bush

LESSON SUMMARY   Our God He is personal: He calls us by name just as He called Moses by name — “Moses Moses” He is a Covenantal God: He is the God of Abraham, Isaac and Jacob, keeping His promises and covenant with Abraham that his family will be a great nation. He cares: He…

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Moses: Saved for a Purpose

LESSON SUMMARY   God promised to make Abraham’s descendants a great nation. He sent Joseph to Egypt so he could prepare for the famine. He brought 70 of Jacob’s family to Egypt to save them from the famine. Even though the Pharaoh tried to oppress and kill the Israelites, it didn’t stop them from multiplying…

Joseph: Review

LESSON SUMMARY   Seeing Jesus in the Life of Joseph Joseph was Jacob’s beloved son Because of Jesus, we are God’s beloved children   The Lord was with Joseph The Lord is with me always   The Lord raised Joseph from prison to palace Jesus raised us from sin and death to eternal life  …

Joseph: The Forgiving Saviour

  LESSON SUMMARY   God raised Joseph to be Ruler of Egypt to save the world Joseph was sold into slavery by his brothers. He was wrongly accused. He was sent to prison. But God raised him up to be the one who would save his family, the whole of Egypt and other countries from…

Joseph: Promoted to Glory

LESSON SUMMARY   The Lord was all Joseph had — and he was enough. Joseph had nothing. He was a slave and slaves had no rights. The people who owned them can beat them to death and they will not be punished. But Joseph rose from a slave to the second most important man in…

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Easter: New Life in Christ!

LESSON SUMMARY   Why do we celebrate Easter? Because we celebrate Jesus dying on the cross for us and rising again. Why is the empty tomb so important? Because it tells us Jesus is alive! What’s the big deal about Jesus being alive? Our sins are completely paid for. Jesus’ death was more than enough!…

Joseph: The Lord was with Him

LESSON SUMMARY   God was with Joseph. Joseph was sold by his own brothers and ended up a slave in Egypt … far from his father and home. But the good news is, God never left Joseph, and He was with him in Egypt. Today, when we believe in Jesus, God’s Holy Spirit is in…

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Joseph: The Beloved Son

LESSON SUMMARY   Joseph was Jacob’s beloved Son; Jesus is God’s beloved son & we are all God’s beloved children. Jacob trusted Joseph to check on his brothers and bring back reports for him. Jacob blessed Joseph with a beautiful colourful coat as a mark that he was the beloved son. This reminds us that…

Genesis: Leah & Rachel

LESSON SUMMARY   God blessed the world through Leah God doesn’t choose people the way the world chooses. The world chooses the biggest, best and strongest. God chooses the weakest and lovely so that His strength and greatness can be shown through them. God chooses the foolish things of the world to shame the wise,…

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Genesis: Esau & Jacob

LESSON SUMMARY   Bad Brothers, Good God Jacob was a liar and a cheat. He thought of ways to take what didn’t belong to him — Esau’s birthright and blessing. Esau was a careless — he sold his birthright for some soup and bread. Esau was murderous — he wanted to kill Jacob. But through…