New memory verse, as we begin our study of the book of Romans: (assessment Thursday, April 2nd)
For sin shall no longer be your master, because you are not under the law, but under grace. What then? Shall we sin because we are not under the law but under grace? By no means!
– Romans 6:14-15
In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. 2 He was with God in the beginning. 3 Through him all things were made; without him nothing was made that has been made. 4 In him was life, and that life was the light of all mankind. 5 The light shines in the darkness, and the darkness has not overcome it.
- John 1:1-5
We will be working with this passage of Scripture for the next two weeks. Namely, Jesus backs up the Bible, the Bible backs up Jesus, for he is the very Word of God.
Assessment: Friday, March 6th.
Then Jesus came to them and said, "All authority in heaven and on earth has been given to me. Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, and teaching them to obey everything I have commanded you. And surely I am with you always, to the very end of the age." - Matthew 28:18-20
This amazing declaration will accompany our study of the life and work of our Lord and Savior Jesus.
The test over these verses will be held on Friday, February 20th
Over the last couple of weeks students have been working in groups to memorize particular psalms. We have been discussing how the Psalms display ways that we can cry out to God, praise God, and thank Him in all situations.The assessment will be on Friday, December 12th.
“Speak up for those who cannot speak for themselves,
for the rights of all who are destitute. Speak up and judge fairly;
defend the rights of the poor and needy.”
This verse coincides with our last section of Heartwork. Spending ourselves on behalf of others out of love for God and people.
We will be discussing the implications of this scripture for the next two weeks. Memory and application quiz will be next Friday, November 14th.
“This, then, is how you should pray:
“‘Our Father in heaven,
hallowed be your name,
your kingdom come,
your will be done,
on earth as it is in heaven.
Give us today our daily bread.
And forgive us our debts,
as we also have forgiven our debtors.
And lead us not into temptation,[a]
but deliver us from the evil one.[b]’
Memory verse test will be next Friday (September 5)
"Now all has been heard;Memory Verse Test = Friday, April 4
here is the conclusion of the matter:
Fear God and keep his commandments,
for this is the duty of all mankind." Ecclesiastes 12:13
The gracious hand of our God is on everyone who looks to him, but his great anger is against all who
forsake him. So we fasted and petitioned our God about this, and he answered our prayer.
“But as for you, continue in what you have learned and have become convinced of, because you know those from whom you learned it, and how from infancy you have known the Holy Scriptures, which are able to make you wise for salvation through faith in Christ Jesus.
All Scripture is God-breathed and is useful for teaching, rebuking, correcting and training in righteousness, so that the servant of God may be thoroughly equipped for every good work.”
II Timothy 3:14-17
“When all our enemies heard about this, all the surrounding nations were afraid and lost their self-confidence, because they realized that this work had been done with the help of our God.”
(due next Friday)