Master Scope and Sequence – 3-5

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Creation: goodness of God God is good Worship There are many ways to know and honor God Creation God made everything out of nothing
Creation: we are image-bearers We are made in God's image In the beginning (Creation/Fall) God planned a rescue Image of God God designed us in his image
The Fall Adam and Eve disobey God Cain and Abel Give God our best The Fall We need God's rescue
Noah God rescues Noah Abraham and Isaac God provided a substitute Abraham and Sarah God created a family
Tower of Babel We can't get to God on our own (we need a rescue). Rachel and Leah God's love is enough Joseph God wants our obedience
Abraham and Sarah God keeps his promises Jacob wrestles with God When we meet God, he gives us a new name Moses (Called by God) God has a purpose for us
Jacob and Esau God loves us (even when we mess up) Moses (Called by God) God has a purpose for us Red Sea to Wilderness (include manna/pillar of fire/etc) God Provides for his family
Joseph (compare Joseph and Jesus) God is always with us Passover God sends help to his people Wilderness (Tabernacle and Golden Statue) God wants to be close to us
Moses and the burning bush God calls us Red Sea God Delivers His People Balaam God blesses his family OR promises a rescuer
Moses and Red Sea (Passover / tie to Preparation!) God rescues his family Wilderness: bronze snake as prophecy (Numbers 21:4-9 and John 3:14-15) God Provides for His People Joshua and Jericho God is in control
Wilderness (Manna, 10 Commandments, Golden Calf) God provides for his family Joshua and Caleb (Numbers 12-13) God wants our trust Sun Stood Still God fights for us
Joshua Becomes Leader We can trust God with our whole hearts Rahab (Joshua 2; 6:22-27; Hebrews 11:31) Faith in God Emboldens Us/theme of Bravery Gideon and the small army God doesn't need our help
Gideon (fear and fleece) God wants our obedience Crossing the Jordan God wants our obedience Samson God uses all kinds of people
Samuel God speaks Ehud (Judges 3:12-30) God Uses Unlikely People Ruth (Book of Ruth) God invites us into his family
David repents God wants our repentance Deborah (Judges 4-5) God Never Leaves His Family Samuel (1 Samuel 3) God speaks
Abigail God changes hearts NEW Elisha and Namaan (2 Kings 5) God Invites Everyone to be Part of his Family Elijah and the Ravens (I Kings 16:29-I Kings 17:5 God provides when we obey him
Elijah God does miracles Nehemiah God Redeems (takes old things and makes them new) Elijah and the prophets of Baal (I Kings 18) God is the one true God
Esther God rescues his family Esther God gives courage for every situation Elisha and Namaan (2 Kings 3; 2 Kings 5) God wants us to obey, even when it's not fun or doesn't make sense
Job God wants our trust Daniel and the lions We can thank God in any situation Nehemiah God Redeems (takes old things and makes them new)
Josiah We can follow God's word David and Saul God wants us to love our enemies Job (Job) God wants our trust
Jeremiah God calls us to share him, even when we're young Solomon (Proverbs) God gives us wisdom Proverbs God calls us to be wise
Esther God has a plan for us Isaiah Isaiah Promises Jesus Prophets God shares his plan
Prophets God can speak to others through us Preparing for Jesus God prepared his family for Jesus Daniel God saves us
Daniel Stands Up We can follow God no matter what Thanksgiving: Psalms We can praise Jesus Amos God wants to redeem us
Shadrach Meshach and Abednago God rescues us Jesus' Birth Jesus came to earth to be with us Jonah God has mercy
Jonah God gives Jonah a second chance Shepherds and Wise Men God Speaks to Us Ezekial and the dry bones /Thanksgiving God wants our thanks/gives good gifts
Jesus' Birth Jesus came to earth to be with us Celebrate Christmas! Jesus is here! Jesus' Birth Jesus was the promised rescuer (king of kings purchased content)
Shepherds and Wise Men God Speaks to Us John the Baptist God prepared us for Jesus Shepherds and Wise Men God Speaks to Us
Celebrate Christmas! Jesus is here! Jesus' Disciples (Peter follows Jesus) Jesus invited people to follow him Celebrate Christmas! Jesus is here!
Jesus lived a balanced life Jesus spent time with God, with friends, and serving others. The Good Samaritan (Invitation) Jesus wants everyone to know his love Jesus is God and Man Jesus is God with us
Jesus heals a blind man Jesus heals to reveal God's glory Mat (Invitation!) We can introduce our friends to Jesus John the Baptist John has an important role in God's story (and we can too!)
Jesus drives out a demon Jesus is greater than our enemy Zacchaeus Jesus wants to be our friend Jesus is tempted Jesus fought temptation with truth
Peter walks on water Jesus helps us to be brave. Nicodemus Jesus gives us new life (John 2:23-25, 3:1-21) Jesus heals Mat The greatest miracle we can have is getting our sins forgiven
Rich Young Ruler When we follow Jesus, we give him everything Teachings of Jesus Following Jesus is radical The Kingdom of Heaven Seek it first
Parable: Parable of the Vineyard workers All followers get to share in God's Kingdom Miracles of Jesus God has power over everything Crazy kingdom Loving others like Jesus did can look pretty crazy
Parable: Two Sons and A Father God is a loving father The Sower God calls us to share Jesus with our friends Zacchaeus Jesus' love can change anyone
Parable: Unmerciful servant God has forgiven us, so we should forgive others Pharisee and Tax Collector God calls us to be humble Woman at the Well Jesus knows everything about us
Mary and Martha God wants our attention Mary and Martha Jesus wants to be first in our lives Jesus calms the storm Choose faith instead of fear
The Last Supper Jesus wants us to stay connected to him Palm Sunday We can praise the promised king Parable of the Banquet God invites everyone to be part of his Kingdom
Palm Sunday Jesus is the promised rescuer Last Supper/Garden We can serve God by serving others Palm Sunday Jesus announces that he is the rescuer
Easter Jesus rescued us so we can be close to him EASTER Jesus rescued us! Easter Jesus is alive!
Ascension Jesus gave us a special job to do Pentecost God sends the Holy Spirit Jesus after resurrection Jesus gives us a special job
The Fruit of the Spirit (Galatians) When the Holy Spirit is in us, we act like him Peter Followers of Jesus are brave. Pentecost God sends the Holy Spirit
Ephesians Jesus-followers are united by love for Jesus Corinthians We must love one another Paul meets Jesus Paul "practices" following Jesus like training to run a race
Ephesians We need God's strength (armor) to act like Jesus Philippians We can have joy no matter what. Paul and Silas When we worship, God helps
James God wants us to treat all people with kindness The Early Church (Hebrews) We can act in faith like other followers before us. Timothy Timothy set an example for others
The Early Church: Priscilla and Aquila God wants the church to support each other Stephen Jesus wants us to follow him no matter what Prayer Praise, repent, ask, yield
Paul and his missionary journeys God wants the whole world to know him Re-Creation God has an amazing future planned The Church The church's job is to act like Jesus
Re-Creation One day, God will make a perfect home God's Story We can be part of God's story Re-Creation God will create a new, perfect home for his family
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Daniel Interprets a DreamDaniel Takes A StandAbraham and Isaac
Abraham and IsaacJesus in the WildernessJosiah
Give Thanks ContinuallyWise Men Worshiped
God Speaks (Christmas)A Fresh Look at Christmas
Woman at the WellJesus Chooses Disciples
God's Story: God's StoryDavid and Goliath (SB)
Beans and RiceLost Sheep