Teaching others the essential truths of Christianity will challenge you, but nothing can beat the rewards of seeing men and women gain transforming, biblical perspective on God, the world around them, and their own lives and relationships. Foundations Teacher's Guide, Volume 1 greatly simplifies your job with its easy-to-follow format. Everything you need to teach the introductory session and lessons 1-10 of the 24-session Foundations curriculum is clearly and methodically laid out for you, with tools, tips, and options to help you meet the unique needs of your group.
Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 240 Vendor: Zondervan Publication Date: 2002 Dimensions: 11 X 8.50 (inches)
ISBN: 0310240743 ISBN-13: 9780310240747 UPC: 025986240745 Availability: In Stock Series:Foundations
A Purpose-Driven Discipleship Resource Ideal for Sunday-Night or midweek series, Weekday Bible Studies, Sunday school classes, and study groups of any size. The complete communicator's resource for teaching Saddleback Church's blockbuster Foundations course in your church or group Teaching others the essential truths of Christianity will challenge you, but nothing can beat the rewards of seeing men and women gain a transforming, biblical perspective on God, the world around them, and their own lives and relationships. Foundations Teacher's Guide, Volume 1 greatly simplifies your job with its easy-to-follow format. Everything you need to teach the introductory session and lessons 1--10 of the 24-session Foundations curriculum is clearly and methodically laid out for you, with tools, tips, and options to help you meet the unique needs of your group. * Teaching notes---Extensive notes guide you through what you will say and include illustrations and applications of each doctrine under discussion. * Highlight sections---Four kinds of sidebars help your group connect with God's truths through key words, thought-provoking insights, personal implications, and personal applications. * Teaching tips---Proven tips help you strengthen your skills as a communicator. * Discussion questions---Questions at the end of each study can also be interspersed throughout the lesson. * Split-session plan---Each lesson has an optional cutoff point that allows you to break it into two sessions. Subdivide a single lesson, several lessons, or break the entire program into 46 lessons at your discretion. * Appendices---Additional, supporting material for some studies may be found at the end of those studies. * Memory cards---Reproducible cards contain a key theme and verse for each of the 11 doctrines covered. This teacher's guide also includes icons to guide your use of the PowerPoint slides contained in the CD-ROM (included in the kit and also sold separately). Foundations will take your group for thought-provoking, life-changing explorations of 11 core Christian truths: 1. The Bible 2. God 3. Jesus 4. The Holy Spirit 5. Creation 6. Salvation 7. Sanctification 8. Good and Evil 9. The Afterlife 10. The Church 11. The Second Coming From Saddleback Church This is a proven, tested curriculum that has helped change thousands of lives! For the past ten years, Foundations, has been used as the doctrinal course at Saddleback Church, one of America's largest and best-known churches. Thousands of Saddleback members have benefited from this life-transforming experience. This course is explained in detail in Rick Warren's groundbreaking book, The Purpose Driven Church. Currently, Purpose Driven churches all around the world are using Foundations to raise up an army of mature believers equipped for ministry in the church and prepared for mission in the world. Foundations kit includes: * 2 Teacher's Guides (volumes 1 & 2) * 1 Participant's Guide * 1 CD-ROM with PowerPoint notes, programming resources, and additional handouts All materials also sold separately
Tom and Chaundel Holladay have three children and two grandchildren and have served together at Saddleback Church in Lake Forest, California, for over twenty years. Tom, in addition to his pastoral leadership and weekend teaching ministries, is a part of Saddleback's ministry of training church leaders around the world and produces a weekly podcast through the Bible at drivetimedevotions.com He is author of The Relationship Principles of Jesus and, with Kay Warren, Foundations: 11 Core Truths to Build Your Life On. SPANISH BIO: Tom Holladay es pastor de ensenanza en la iglesia Saddleback en California. Tom y su esposa Chaundel tienen 3 hijos. En adicion asu autoridad pastoral y ensenanza los fines de semana en Saddleback. Tom ayuda a Rick Warren en la ensenanza de Vida con Proposito, conferencias de Iglesias a lideres cristianos al rededor del mundo. El ha desarrollado y publicado fundasiones mas adelante con Kay Warren para ensenar los 11 corazones confidensiales que nosotros construimos en nuestras vidas.
Kay Warren is a speaker, Bible teacher, and advocate for those living with HIV/AIDS and for orphans and vulnerable children. She and her husband, Rick, founded Saddleback Church, the Purpose Driven Network, and the Global P.E.A.C.E. Coalition. She is the coauthor (with Tom Holladay) of Foundations: 11 Core Truths to Build Your Life On. SPANISH BIO: Kay Warren es maestra de la Biblia y una activista a favor de las mujeres y los ninos afectados con el virus del HIV/SIDA. Ella y su esposo Rick iniciaron la obra de la iglesia Saddleback en su casa, en 1980, con siete personas.