Helps leaders guide twelve monthly group meetings of 1 1/2 hours each. Also includes guidance for such options as Sunday school or other regularly scheduled meetings. Each lesson is divided into: "Following the Biblical Story", "Opening Scripture Together", "Scripture Day by Day", "Seeing Life Through Scripture", and "Prayer Time". The approximate amount of time to be allotted for each segment.
Leaders Guide for Group Study: Part of The Grand Sweep: 365 Days from Genesis through Revelation, youth or adults can read through the Bible in a year. Study groups, and individuals can begin The Grand Sweep at any time during the year. Its daily commentary sheds light on the meaning of Scripture and points out the value in passages that my seem uninteresting or hard to read. The five components make possible a range of ways individuals or groups can read and study the Bible.