Michael Fracker

About Michael Fracker

Michael's extensive experience teaching teachers and leaders how to revitalize their Sabbath School classes is still evident in his Teacher Outlines. For more of his background, see our About page)

Jesus Showed Sympathy – Teaching Plan
Michael Fracker

Jesus talking with person

Key Thought: To follow Jesus’ example of sympathy, we should learn to be gentle, kind, listening, and healing to others. Jesus Showed Sympathy – August 20, 2016 1. Have a volunteer read I John 3:17. a. Ask class members to share a thought on what the most important point in this text is. b. How do … [Click to read more …]

Jesus Desired Their Good – Teaching Plan
Michael Fracker

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Key Thought: Christians should mingle with people to show Christ’s character of love – to care for people and want the best for them. Jesus Desired Their Good – August 13, 2016 1. Have a volunteer read Matthew 5:43-48. a. Ask class members to share a thought on what the most important point in this text is. … [Click to read more …]

Jesus Mingled With People – Teaching Plan
Michael Fracker

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Key Thought: We have a mission to reach out to non-believers and mingle with others desiring their good. Jesus Mingled With People – August 6, 2016 1. Have a volunteer read Luke 15:3-7. a. Ask class members to share a thought on what the most important point in this text is. b. In leaving the ninety-nine … [Click to read more …]

Jesus on Community Outreach – Teaching Plan
Michael Fracker

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Key Thought: God longs for His church to be a “going” community – reaching people where they live, work, and play with the good news of salvation. Jesus on Community Outreach – July 30, 2016 1. Have a volunteer read Luke 10:25-28. a. Ask class members to share a thought on what is the most important … [Click to read more …]

Justice and Mercy in the Old Testament: Part 2 – Teaching Plan
Michael Fracker

River Flowing

Key Thought: Jesus said one big difference between those who will be saved and lost is as simple as who took care of the hungry and thirsty in His name, or for His sake. Justice and Mercy in the Old Testament: Part 2 – July 23, 2016 1. Have a volunteer read Ezekiel 37:1-6. a. Ask … [Click to read more …]

Justice and Mercy in the Old Testament: Part 1 Teaching Plan
Michael Fracker

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Key Thought: God never intended for human beings to suffer in poverty, loneliness pain, and brokenness. He has called us to help care for those who are suffering. Justice and Mercy in the Old Testament: Part 1 – July 16, 2016 1. Have a volunteer read Psalm 146:7-9. a. Ask class members to share a thought … [Click to read more …]

Restoring Dominion – Teaching Plan
Michael Fracker

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Key Thought: Our responsibility is to reflect God’s image in the way we interact with others and the way we care for His Creation. Restoring Dominion – July 9, 2016 1. Have a volunteer read Isaiah 43:6,7. a. Ask class members to share a thought on what the most important point in this text is. b. … [Click to read more …]

The Restoration of All Things – Teaching Plan
Michael Fracker

Key Thought: s Christ’s followers, we are called to help repair the image of God in humanity until the day He will fully restore it.. Crucified And Risen – July 2, 2016 1. Have a volunteer read Genesis 3:8-13 a. Ask class members to share a thought on what the most important point in this text … [Click to read more …]