09: The Disappointed Pastor – Thought Starters
Joyce Griffith

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Carol knew the nausea would go away, but it was too much to endure sitting in the pews. At home she slept a while and then turned on the computer and within a couple of hours she was listening to Pastor Randy Roberts preaching at the Loma Linda University church.1 What was that he was … [Click to read more …]

13: Clothed in Christ – Thought questions
Joyce Griffith

S T O R Y “Today we studied the second law of thermodynamics,” Robert said at mealtime. “You’re getting a lot of knowledge in your head. What is the second law of thermodynamics?” Dad said. “Um, I’m not sure, Dad. It’s about something called time’s arrow, so we know how things change over time.” “Can … [Click to read more …]

13: Clothed in Christ – Teaching Plan
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Key Thought: To be clothed in Christ means that God not only sees us as justified and righteous now, but also as we live Christ’s life, we are daily remade into God’s likeness. 1. Have a volunteer read Galatians 3:26-29. A. Ask class members to share a short thought on what the main idea of … [Click to read more …]

Never Give Up
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“because she thought, If I just touch his clothes, I will be healed.” Mark 5:28, NIV Twelve years before, two events had taken place that would come together later on a single day in Jesus’ ministry.  At that time, Jesus himself was a young man still working in Joseph’s carpenter shop in Nazareth. He had … [Click to read more …]

The Wedding Garment
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“Then the angel said to me, Write: ‘Blessed are those who are invited to the wedding supper of the Lamb!’ And he added, These are the true words of God.” Revelation 19:9, NIV Who doesn’t love a wedding? Not long ago, the entire world watched enthralled as Prince William and Kate Middleton were joined in … [Click to read more …]