The Story: Schedule

The schedule for The Story follows the chronological story of God found in the Bible. There will be a seven week break from The Story to celebrate Thanksgiving, Advent, and Christmas. Each week of the schedule runs from Monday through Sunday. Personal condensed, chronological reading from The Story, and Small Group studies will be aligned as preparation for the following Sunday morning worship theme.  All children’s and adult Sunday School lessons will be aligned with the theme worship morning worship.

The Story, Part 1

August 28, Lesson 1 – Creation: The Beginning of Life as We Know It
September 4, Lesson 2 – Abraham: God Builds a Nation
September 11, Lesson 3 – Joseph: From Slave to Deputy Pharaoh
September 18, Lesson 4 – Moses: Deliverance
September 25, Lesson 5 – Moses: New Commands and a New Covenant
October 2, Lesson 6 – Moses: Wandering
October 9, Lesson 7 – Joshua: The Battle Begins
October 16, Lesson 8 – Judges: A Few Good Men … and Women
October 23, Lesson 9 – Ruth: The Faith of a Foreign Woman
October 30, Lesson 10 – Saul: Standing Tall, Falling Hard
November 6, Lesson 11 – David: From Shepherd to King
November 13, Lesson 12 – David: The Trials of a King

Thanksgiving, Advent, Christmas Celebrations

November 20, Celebrating Thanksgiving
November 27, God’s Gift of Hope
December 4, God’s Gift of Love
December 11, God’s Gift of Peace
December 18, God’s Gift of Life
December 24,  God’s Gift of Joy
December 25, Celebrating the Birth of Christ and Opening God’s Gift
January 1, Celebrating the New Year

The Story, Part 2

January 8, Lesson 13 – Solomon: The King Who Had It All
January 15, Lesson 14 – Rehoboam/Jeroboam: A Kingdom Torn in Two
January 22, Lesson 15 – Prophets: God’s Messengers
January 29, Lesson 16 – Fall of Israel: The Beginning of the End (of the Kingdom of Israel)
February 5, Lesson 17 – Fall of Judah: The Kingdoms’ Fall
February 12, Lesson 18 – Daniel: Daniel in Exile
February 19, Lesson 19 – Ezra: The Return Home
February 26, Lesson 20 – Esther: The Queen of Beauty and Courage
March 5, Lesson 21 – Nehemiah: Rebuilding the Walls

The Story, Part 3

March 12, Lesson 22 – Jesus: The Birth of the King
March 19, Lesson 23 – Jesus: Jesus’ Ministry Begins
March 26, Lesson 24 – Jesus: No Ordinary Man
April 2, Lesson 25 – Jesus: Jesus, the Son of God
April 9, Lesson 26 – Jesus: The Hour of Darkness
April 16, Lesson 27 – Jesus (Easter): The Resurrection
April 23, Lesson 28 – Early Church: New Beginnings
April 30, Lesson 29 – Early Church: Paul’s Mission
May 7, Lesson 30 – Early Church: Paul’s Final Days
May 14, Lesson 31 – A New Beginning: The End of Time