Adolescence shifts our focus from parents to peers. Help your middle school students explore the Lord's vision for iron-sharpens-iron companions---so they glue themselves to godly friendships! Penned by a youth ministry veteran, this in-depth Bible study offers engaging questions and expert insights that teach your kids how to find, keep, and be great friends. 96 pages, softcover from Zondervan.
Designed for middle schoolers, Deeper Bible studies provide you with a unique and effective tool for your students. Use in large or small groups to help communicate Gods truth in a way that connects with young teens and shows them what faith can look like in their everyday lives. Choose will help students learn about temptation, the Holy Spirits power to help, and what God desires from them. Pray helps students understand and participate in meaningful prayer with the creator of the universe. Theyll find that not only does God listen; he cares. Stick shows students what God says about friendships and helps them find and be great friends. Trust will help you teach your students who Jesus is and what it looks like to trust him on a deeper level. With questions that meet the developmental and spiritual needs of early adolescents, youll find that your students engage in the Deeper studies and really grasp the lessons.
Kevin Johnson is the bestselling author or co-author of more than 50 books and Bible products for kids, youth, and adults. With a background as a youthworker, editor, and teaching pastor, he now pastors Emmaus Road Church in metro Minneapolis. Learn more at kevinjohnsonbooks.com.