November 17 Curriculum

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30 Days of Gratitude – Fuel for the Journey November 17, 2019 (click here for PDF version)   Overarching theme:  Living a year in God’s presence through the practice of following Jesus. Instructions: When using this material as teacher, feel free to pick and choose the point you want to emphasis in the lesson. The format of the curriculum is designed to have an abundance of information in which to refer as desired. Core Point:  A life of gratitude develops a mentality of victory. Start point: The scripture focus is found in the letter to the church at Philippi.  Paul is acknowledged as the author of Philippians, as found in 1:1. The letter was written sometime between the years of 60 to 62 A.D., when Paul was incarcerated in Rome. It appears that Paul first encountered Philippi on his second missionary journey around 52 A.D., after his vision of the … Read More

November 10 Curriculum

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30 Days of Gratitude – Gratitude, not Grumbling November 10, 2019 (click here for PDF version)   Overarching theme:  Living a year in God’s presence through the practice of following Jesus. Instructions: When using this material as teacher, feel free to pick and choose the point you want to emphasis in the lesson. The format of the curriculum is designed to have an abundance of information in which to refer as desired. Core Point:  A life of gratitude develops a mentality of victory. Start point: The scripture focus is found in the letter to the church at Philippi.  Paul is acknowledged as the author of Philippians, as found in 1:1. The letter was written sometime between the years of 60 to 62 A.D., when Paul was incarcerated in Rome. It appears that Paul first encountered Philippi on his second missionary journey around 52 A.D., after his vision of the man … Read More

November 3 Curriculum

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30 Days of Gratitude – A Victor of Circumstance November 3, 2019 (click here for PDF version) Overarching theme:  Living a year in God’s presence through the practice of following Jesus. Instructions: When using this material as teacher, feel free to pick and choose the point you want to emphasis in the lesson. The format of the curriculum is designed to have an abundance of information in which to refer as desired. Core Point:  A life of gratitude develops a mentality of victory. Start point: The scripture focus is found in the letter to the church at Philippi.  Paul is acknowledged as the author of Philippians, as found in 1:1. The letter was written sometime between the years of 60 to 62 A.D., when Paul was incarcerated in Rome. It appears that Paul first encountered Philippi on his second missionary journey around 52 A.D., after his vision of the man … Read More

October 27 Curriculum

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Spiritual Gifts: Participation and Particulars October 27, 2019 (click here for PDF version) Overarching theme:  Living a year in God’s presence through the practice of following Jesus. Instructions: When using this material as teacher, feel free to pick and choose the point you want to emphasis in the lesson. The format of the curriculum is designed to have an abundance of information in which to refer as desired. Core Point:  To teach and learn that everyone in the community of Faith at FUMC, Coppell has a place of ministry and has been endowed with certain spiritual gifts from the Holy Spirit that work together with other believers in the broader faith community to promote unity, common good, and the love of God through Christ Jesus Start point: The scripture focus is found in the Letter of 1 Corinthians and Romans.  Paul is acknowledged as the author 1 Corinthians, as found … Read More

October 20 Curriculum

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Spiritual Gifts: Participation and Particulars October 20, 2019 (click here for PDF version)   Overarching theme:  Living a year in God’s presence through the practice of following Jesus. Instructions: When using this material as teacher, feel free to pick and choose the point you want to emphasis in the lesson. The format of the curriculum is designed to have an abundance of information in which to refer as desired. Core Point:  To teach and learn that everyone in the community of Faith at FUMC, Coppell has a place of ministry and has been endowed with certain spiritual gifts from the Holy Spirit that work together with other believers in the broader faith community to promote unity, common good, and the love of God through Christ Jesus Start point: The scripture focus is found in the Letter of 1 Corinthians and Romans.  Paul is acknowledged as the author 1 Corinthians, as … Read More

October 13 Curriculum

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Spiritual Gifts: Participation and Particulars October 13, 2019 (click here for PDF version) Overarching theme:  Living a year in God’s presence through the practice of following Jesus. Instructions: When using this material as teacher, feel free to pick and choose the point you want to emphasis in the lesson. The format of the curriculum is designed to have an abundance of information in which to refer as desired. Core Point:  To teach and learn that everyone in the community of Faith at FUMC, Coppell has a place of ministry and has been endowed with certain spiritual gifts from the Holy Spirit that work together with other believers in the broader faith community to promote unity, common good, and the love of God through Christ Jesus Start point: The scripture focus is found in the Letter of 1 Corinthians.  Paul is acknowledged as the author 1 Corinthians, as found in 1:1-2 … Read More

October 6 Curriculum

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Spiritual Gifts: God’s Purpose October 6, 2019 (click here for PDF version)   Overarching theme:  Living a year in God’s presence through the practice of following Jesus. Instructions: When using this material as teacher, feel free to pick and choose the point you want to emphasis in the lesson. The format of the curriculum is designed to have an abundance of information in which to refer as desired. Core Point:  To teach and learn that everyone in the community of Faith at FUMC, Coppell has a place of ministry and has been endowed with certain spiritual gifts from the Holy Spirit that work together with other believers in the broader faith community to promote unity, common good, and the love of God through Christ Jesus Start point: The scripture focus is found in the Letter of 1 Corinthians and Ephesians. Corinthians: Paul is acknowledged as the author 1 Corinthians, as … Read More

September 29 Curriculum

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Justice for Our Neighbors September 29, 2019  (click here for PDF version)   Overarching theme:  Every human being is a beloved child of God and worthy of respect. Instructions: When using this material as teacher, feel free to pick and choose the point you want to emphasis in the lesson. The format of the curriculum is designed to have an abundance of information in which to refer as desired. Core Point:  We are focusing on the need to treat people who are not from this country with the dignity and respect they deserve as a beloved child of God. Reflect on these Scriptures: Our first scripture comes from a section of Leviticus often called “Living as Holy People” and focuses on how Israel should treat themselves, the land, and other people to stand out as people of the One True God: 33 When an alien resides with you in your land, you shall … Read More

September 15 Curriculum

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Words of Wisdom: Faith and works go hand in hand September 15, 2019 (click here for PDF version)   Overarching theme:  Living a year in God’s presence through the practice of following Jesus. Instructions: When using this material as teacher, feel free to pick and choose the point you want to emphasis in the lesson. The format of the curriculum is designed to have an abundance of information in which to refer as desired. Core Point:  We are focusing on the words and actions of people as they follow Jesus as disciples.  The salient point of this series is that as Christians we are called into community with other believers to be a holy nation representing the grace and love of God in the world by both word and deed.  This will be the final week for this series. Start point: The scripture focus is found in the Letter of … Read More

September 8 Curriculum

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Words of Wisdom: Wisdom’s Forgiveness Factor September 8, 2019 (click here for PDF version)   Overarching theme:  Living a year in God’s presence through the practice of following Jesus. Instructions: When using this material as teacher, feel free to pick and choose the point you want to emphasis in the lesson. The format of the curriculum is designed to have an abundance of information in which to refer as desired. Core Point:  We are focusing on the words and actions of people as they follow Jesus as disciples.  The salient point of this series is that as Christians we are called into community with other believers to be a holy nation representing the grace and love of God in the world by both word and deed.  This will be the final week for this series. Start point: This week, the scripture focus is found in the Letter of Ephesians. This … Read More