Year 2 - Month 5 Content

Month 5 Stories

Parable of the Sower

Matt 13:1-23; Mark 4:1-20; Luke 8:4-15

  • Where was Jesus sitting when he told the Parable of the Sower?  (In a boat while the crowd stood on the beach)

  • What happened to the seeds the sower dropped on the path?  (The birds ate them.)

  • What happened to the seeds that sower dropped on the rocky ground?  (The sun withered them.)

  • What happened to the seeds the sower dropped on among the thorns?  (The thorns choked them.)

  • What happened to the seeds the sower dropped on the good ground?  (It produced grain.)

  • Jesus spoke in parables so his followers would understand the secrets of the ____________ of Heaven?  (Kingdom)

  • In the Parable of the Sower, what is the seed?  (The word of the kingdom)

  • In the Parable of the Sower, what is the soil?  (A person’s heart)

Jesus Calms the Storm

Matthew 8:23-27, Mark 4:35-41, Luke 8:22-25

  • What was Jesus doing when a storm came upon his boat?  (Sleeping)

  • When his disciples were scared of the storm, Jesus said, “Why are you afraid, O you of _________ _________?  (Little faith)

  • What did Jesus say to the storm?  (Peace! Be Still!)

  • After Jesus calmed the storm, what were the disciples afraid of?  (Jesus)

Legion Cast Out of a Man

Matthew 8:28-34; Mark 5:1-20; Luke 8:26-39

  • In the country of the Gerasenes, where were the demon-possessed men living?  (In the tombs)

  • What was the name of the demons possessing the man from the tombs? (Legion)

  • What was feeding near the demon-possessed men as they spoke with Jesus?  (A herd of pigs)

  • What did Jesus do to the demons possessing the men from the tombs?  (He cast them out and allowed them to go into the pigs.)

  • What did the possessed pigs do?  (They ran down a steep bank into the sea.)

  • After Jesus cast the demons into pigs, what did the men from the city ask Jesus to do?  (Leave their region)

  • What did Jesus tell the man to do after the demons named Legion had been sent out of him?  (Go home and tell your friends what the Lord has done for you.)

  • Where did the man who had been demon-possessed go telling people about Jesus?  (The Decapolis - A group of ten cities)

Jairus's Daughter

Matt 9:18-26; Mark 5:21-43; Luke 8:40-56

  • Jairus was one of the rulers of the ______________.  (Synagogue)

  • Why did Jairus come to Jesus?  (His daughter was sick.)

  • As Jesus went with Jairus, there was a great crowd around him. During that time who came up behind Jesus?  (A woman who had bleeding that wouldn’t stop)

  • What did the woman who was bleeding do to be healed?  (She touched Jesus’ clothes.)

  • As Jesus and Jairus approached the house, what happened?  (Someone came out and said that Jairus’ daughter had already died.)

  • Which three disciples went with Jesus into the house of Jairus?  (Peter, James, and John)

  • What did Jesus say when he saw the people weeping and wailing at Jairus’ home?  (Why are you weeping? She isn’t dead but asleep.)

  • When Jesus said that Jairus’ daughter was asleep, the people stopped wailing. What did they do instead?  (They laughed.)

  • How old was Jairus’ daughter when Jesus healed her?  (Twelve)

Month 5 Memory Work

Sword Point

John 3:35

 The Father loves the Son and has given all things into his hand.

Spiritual Truth Sentence

Tell me about the Jesus’ Authority: 

Jesus is the Son of God, so he has authority over all creation. He even has the authority to forgive people of their sins.

Timeline
  • Parable of the Sower
    (Matt 13:1-23; Mark 4:1-20; Luke 8:4-15)

  • Jesus Calms the Storm
    (Matthew 8:23-27, Mark 4:35-41, Luke 8:22-25)

  • Legion Cast Out of a Man
    (Matthew 8:28-34; Mark 5:1-20; Luke 8:26-39)

  • Jairus’s Daughter
    (Matt 9:18-26; Mark 5:21-43; Luke 8:40-56)

Map It 

Decapolis

Judea

Galilee

New Testament Books  

Gospels:

  • Matthew

  • Mark

  • Luke

  • John