Year 2 - Month 7 Content

Month 7 Stories

Who is the Greatest?

Matthew 18:1-5, Mark 9:30-37, Luke 9:44-50

  • After the transfiguration, Jesus told his disciple that he would be killed and rise in how many days?  (Three)

  • After the transfiguration, Jesus told his disciple that he would be killed and rise in three days. What did they think about that?  (They didn’t understand it, but they were afraid to ask him about it.)

  • On the way to Capernaum, after the transfiguration, the disciples had an argument. What were they arguing about?  (Who was the greatest)

  • What did Jesus tell his twelve apostles they must be in order to be first?  (Be the last of all and servant of all)

  • When Jesus was teaching his disciples that you must be last in order to be first, what did he take into his arms? (A child)

  • Jesus said that unless you humble yourself like a little child you can never enter the _____________ of _____________. (Kingdom of Heaven)

Jesus the Light of the World

John 8:12-59

  • Where was Jesus when he talked to some Pharisees about being the light of the world? (In the temple, in Jerusalem)

  • Jesus said that he is the light of the world and that if you follow him, you will have the light of _____________.  (Life)

  • Who is the witness who testified that Jesus is the light of the world?  (The Father who sent him)

  • Who’s authority did Jesus speak with? (The Father’s)

  • Jesus said, if you abide in my word, you will know the truth, and the truth will set you ___________. (Free)

  • When Jesus was talking about himself as the light of the world, what did some of those listening accuse him of having? (A demon)

  • Jesus said, “Before Abraham was, ___ ___. (I am.)

  • When Jesus said, “Before Abraham was, I am,” what did some of those listening do? (The picked up stones to throw at him.)

Jesus the Good Shepherd 

John 10

  • How do sheep know which shepherd to follow?  (They know the shepherd’s voice.)

  • What will sheep do if they hear a stranger’s voice? (Run away)

  • What does a hired hand do when a wolf comes for the sheep? (He runs away.)

  • What does the shepherd do when his sheep are in danger? (Lays down his life for the sheep)

  • What sort of life does Jesus, our good shepherd, want for us? (Abundant life)

  • How many flocks of sheep does Jesus have? (One)

The Good Samaritan 

Luke 10:25-37

  • Who asked Jesus, “Teacher, what shall I do to inherit eternal life?”  (A lawyer)

  • The lawyer correctly answered, “You shall love the Lord your God with all your hear and with all your soul and with all your strength and with all your mind, and your _____________ as  _____________.” (Neighbor as yourself)

  • Jesus told a story of man who was beaten while he traveled. Where was the man going?  (From Jerusalem to Jericho)

  • Two men passed the man who was beaten on the road to Jericho. Who were those two men? (A priest and a Levite)

  • Who helped the man who had been beaten on the road to Jericho?  (A Samaritan)

  • Why was it amazing that a Samaritan stopped to help a Jewish man, when the priest and Levite would not? (The Samaritans and Jews did not like one another.)

  • How did the Samaritan help the man who was beaten?  (He cleaned his wounds, put him on his animal, took him to an inn, and paid for the man's care.)

Month 7 Memory Work

Sword Point

John 10:11

I am the good shepherd. The good shepherd lays down his life for the sheep.

Spiritual Truth Sentence

Tell me about the kingdom: 

Jesus came to earth to set up a spiritual kingdom. Just like a king rules a kingdom, Jesus rules as lord of our lives.

Timeline
  • Who is the Greatest?
    (Matthew 18:1-5, Mark 9:30-37, Luke 9:44-50)

  • Jesus the Light of the World
    (John 8:12-59)

  • Jesus the Good Shepherd
    (John 10)

  • The Good Samaritan
    (Luke 10:25-37) 

Map It 

Jericho

Jerusalem

New Testament Books  

Letters (Epistles):

  • Romans

  • 1 Corinthians

  • 2 Corinthians

  • Galatians

  • Ephesians

  • Philippians

  • Colossians

  • 1 Thessalonians

  • 2 Thessalonians

  • 1 Timothy

  • 2 Timothy

  • Titus

  • Philemon

  • Hebrews

  • James

  • 1 Peter

  • 2 Peter

  • 1 John

  • 2 John

  • 3 John

  • Jude