Lesson 4 – Jesus in the Gospels

Key Theme

-God wants us to study His words.

Key Passage

-Matthew 1:1, 9:27, 21:9; Mark 1:41, 6:34, 8:2, 10:45;

Luke 5:32, 19:10; John 17:3, 20:31;

Objectives

Students will be able to:

-Describe how Jesus is portrayed in each of the Gospels.

Lesson 3 – The Gospel Truth

Key Theme

-God used men to record His words.

Key Passage

-Luke 1:1-4; John 6:16-21, 21-24; Matthew 14:22-23;

Objectives

Students will be able to:

-Explain why the apostles wrote the Gospels.

-Explain why we can trust the Gospels more because of the   differences we find in them.

Lesson 2 – We Can Trust the New Testament

Key Theme

-The Bible is inspired by God.

Key Passage

-John 14:25-26, 16:13, 19:35, 20:31; 2 Peter 1:16;

Objectives

Students will be able to:

-Identify who Jesus promised He would send to help the   apostles record Jesus’s live.

-Explain why we can trust the authors of the New   Testament.

Lesson 1 – The Messiah Has Come

Key Theme

-God is faithful to His Promises.

Key Passage

-Genesis 3:15; Hebrew 1;1-3; Luke 25-32;

Objectives

Students will be able to:

-Connect the coming of the Messiah in the Old Testament   with His arrival in the New Testament

-Describe Simeon’s response to the arrival of the Messiah.