Here’s the most complete picture Bible ever! And it features a captivating, up-to-date artwork style—making it the perfect Bible for today’s visually focused culture. The Action Bible presents 215 fast-paced narratives in chronological order, making it easier to follow the Bible’s historical flow—and reinforcing the build-up to its thrilling climax. The stories in The Action Bible communicate clearly and forcefully to contemporary readers. This compelling blend of clear writing plus dramatic images offers an appeal that crosses all age boundaries. Brazilian artist Sergio Cariello has created attention-holding illustrations marked by rich coloring, dramatic shading and lighting, bold and energetic designs, and emotionally charged figures. Let this epic rendition draw you into all the excitement of the world’s most awesome story.
These faith-building Bible favorites are retold in simple sentences that kids of all ages can understand. Sidebars provide relevant and interesting background to help young ones hold on to what they've learned.
The David C. Cook Bible Lesson Commentary, NIV and KJV (formerly Peloubet's and Tarbell's), contains fifty-two weeks of Bible lessons based on the International Sunday School Lessons (ISSL) series. Each week's lesson includes extensive Bible commentary, teaching suggestions, and questions for adults and youth. The DCC BLC is ideal for teachers with a limited amount of time to study and prepare, and enables them to guide their class through all the major Bible themes and books in a systematic manner. It's a one-stop Bible resource for any teacher of youth or adults. With so much to offer, its no wonder teachers depend on it. A full year's curriculum in one handy, value-priced reference. Takes classes through all the major Bible themes and books systematically for better Bible learning. Offers solid, trustworthy content for both pastors and teachers. Includes illuminating Bible backgrounds and commentary, daily home Bible readings, lessons aimed for adult and youth classes, and much more. Ideal for those who have a limited amount of time to study and prepare. A one-stop Bible resource that relates the truths of Scripture to everyday life.
Whether you're leading a Bible-in-Life class or you're a student who wants to enrich your learning experience, you're going to find an invaluable study resource in The David C. Cook Bible-in-Life Lesson Commentary. In this easy-to-use volume you will discover: Introductions, discussion questions, and practical life applications for each Bible-in-Life lesson, In-depth, Bible-based insights that drill right to the heart of each passage, 52 adult-class lessons that follow David C. Cook's bestselling Bible-in-Life adult curriculum.
These exciting new Bible Fun Stuffresources include a year's worth of fully reproducible activities guaranteed to keep classrooms buzzing with fun and energy. Designed as a David C. Cook disciple-shaping resource, Bible Fun Stuffcorrelates with Bible-in-Lifeand Echoescurriculums and is flexible enough to be used with addition curriculum programs or as a stand-alone activity. Each book is loaded with innovative ideas, scripture references, and teacher tips.
Contains 52 weeks (from September 2012 through August 2013) of Bible lessons based on the International Sunday School Lessons (ISSL) series. Includes Bible background and commentary, daily home Bible readings, and lesson suggestions for adult and youth classes.
Your youth group is like no other-so a cookie-cutter curriculum just won't do. With a single book you have the basics for 15 complete sessions-and you can put it all together in a way that works for you. Each topic has been developed by ministry experts to be teen-relevant and spiritually enriching. Each five-session book also includes a 14-point plan for customizing your program, a selection of ice breakers, thought provokers, reproducible handouts, and an encouraging how-to article from well-known youth ministry experts! Does the Bible Have Any Answers? Practical Wisdom--Great Advice from Proverbs and Ecclesiastes (Practical advice on how to find wisdom, when to take advice, and where to look for true happiness.) Too Tough?--The Hardest Teachings of Jesus (Brings teens face-to-face with some of Jesus' hardest teachings. Issues such as lust, faith, worry, revenge and money.) What Do You Think--Measuring Your Opinions Against the Bible (Helps teens compare their personal beliefs on such topics as abortion, divorce, and gay rights with the teachings of Scripture.) Features: 400+ options for full customization 15 sessions with reproducible resources
Each Custom Curriculum book includes a how-to article from experts in youth ministry like Mike Yaconelli and Duffy Robbins. Then there's publicity clip art and five complete Bible-based sessions. Each session includes a fast-paced program of icebreakers, thought-provokers, carefully chosen Bible passages, application and personal challenges. Plus, reproducible handouts and a 14-point, 5-page plan for customizing your event. You'll use these sessions over and over again.
Inside each of these 10 new books children's educators will find twenty-six creative activities to engage kids with fantastic Bible-focused, high-energy fun! Correlated with Bible-in-Life and Echoes curriculum and covering ages preschool to middle school, these books are loaded with innovative ideas including scripture references and teacher tips and provide a great resource for alternative Step 3 activities. Or teachers can use it with their own lesson plans this handy resource fits well with any curriculum or can be used as a stand-alone activity. In Classy, Flashy Bible Dramas you'll find dramatic attention-getters that tweens will love to be involved with from scripted dramas complete with costuming suggestions to other activities, such as radio improvs, create-a-commercial challenges, humourous skits, and dramatic games. And since it's all based on Bible lessons, kids learn God's Word while they have fun! So let's raise the curtain . . . and break a leg!
No one understands a woman's heart like the Creator. And there are many days when we need the reminder that God is able—able to handle every problem, no matter how great, no matter how seemingly insignificant. Use these simple, inspiring prayers during your prayer time—or anytime—and invite God into the everyday moments of your life. This topically indexed collection of prayers and accompanying scripture readings is meant to encourage and uplift you as your go about the tasks of your day.