Year 2 - Month 12 Content

Month 12 Stories

Jesus Appears on the Road to Emmaus

(Luke 24:13-35)

  • How far from Jerusalem was the town of Emmaus?  (Seven miles)

  • Jesus approached two men who were walking to Emmaus. What was the name of one of the men? (Cleopas)

  • The two men walking to Emmaus said that they had hoped Jesus was the prophet who would _______________ Israel. (Redeem)

  • When the two men walking to Emmaus told Jesus about the tomb being found empty, Jesus called them foolish and started teaching them. Which two types of scripture did Jesus use to explain things to the men? (Moses and the Prophets)

  • When the men walking to Emmaus came to the town, what did they ask Jesus? (They asked him to stay with them since it was late in the day.)

  • When did the men in Emmaus finally recognize Jesus? (When he blessed the bread, broke it, and gave it to them)

  • After the men in Emmaus recognized Jesus, what happened? (He vanished from sight.)

  • After recognizing Jesus, what did Cleopas and his friend do? (They went back to Jerusalem to tell the eleven apostles and others what they had seen.)

Jesus Appears to the Disciples 

(Luke 24:36-48; John 20:19-29)

  • Why did the disciples keep locking the doors when they met together after Jesus had been crucified? (They were afraid.) 

  • When Jesus appeared to the disciples and said, “Peace to you!” how did the disciples react?  (They were frightened because they thought they saw a spirit.)

  • How did Jesus show the disciples that he wasn’t a spirit? (He showed them his hands and feet, and he let them touch him.)

  • When Jesus appeared to the disciples in Jerusalem, one apostle was missing. Who was it? (Thomas)

  • What did Thomas say must happen before he would believe that Jesus had arisen? (Thomas said he would need to see the nail marks and touch the wounds of Jesus.)

  • After Jesus appeared to the disciples, how much later was it when he appeared to Thomas? (Eight days)

Jesus Appears in Galilee 

(John 21:1-23; Matthew 28:16-20)

  • After Jesus had appeared to the disciples in Jerusalem, at least seven of the disciples had gone back to the region of Galilee. When the seven of them were together at the Sea of Tiberius (Galilee), what did Peter decide to do?  (Go fishing)

  • How many fish did Peter and the other disciples catch in a night of fishing? (None)

  • When Jesus appeared on the shore, what did he tell his disciples to do? (Cast your net on the right side of the boat.)

  • When did Peter realize it was Jesus giving him fishing advice from the shore? (When the nets got so full they couldn’t pull them in)

  • When the disciples finally got their full load of fish to shore, what was Jesus doing? (He had a charcoal fire ready to cook breakfast.)

  • After eating a breakfast of fish, what did Jesus ask Peter? (Do you love me more than these?)

  • How many times did Jesus ask Peter, “Do you love me?” (Three times)

Jesus Ascends to Heaven! 

(Mark 16:15-20; Luke 24:50-53; Acts 1:4-11) 

  • For how many days did Jesus appear alive to the disciples? (Forty days)

  • After appearing to the disciples, where did he tell them to wait? (Wait in Jerusalem until clothed in power from on high.)

  • Jesus told his apostles to go into all the world and proclaim the __________ to all ____________. (Gospel, Creation)

  • Jesus told his apostles that they would be baptized with the ________________. (Holy Spirit)

  • After Jesus was taken up into heaven, where did he sit?  (At the right hand of God)

  • After Jesus was taken up into heaven, the apostles stood there staring into heaven. Then what appeared? (Two angels appeared.)

  • What did the two angels say about how Jesus would come again? (He would come in the same way he went.)

Month 12 Memory Work

Sword Point

Matt 28:19-20 

Go therefore and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, teaching them to observe all that I have commanded you. And behold, I am with you always, to the end of the age.”

Spiritual Truth Sentence

Tell me about the resurrection:

When Jesus rose on the third day, he fulfilled prophecy, defeated Satan, overcame the grave, and showed us the way to have victory over death.

Timeline
  • Jesus Appears on the Road to Emmaus
    (Luke 24:13-35)

  • Jesus Appears to the Disciples
    (Luke 24:36-48; John 20:19-29)

  • Jesus Appears in Galilee
    (John 21:1-23; Matthew 28:16-20)

  • Jesus Ascends to Heaven!
    (Mark 16:15-20; Luke 24:50-53; Acts 1:4-11) 

Map It 
  • Galilee

  • Mt. of Olives

New Testament Books  

Prophecy:

  • Revelation