Bible Studies for Children/Teens Resource Guide

 

 

Seventh-day Adventist Materials:

All available from the ABC Stanborough Press

 

 

TITLE

 

AUTHOR

PUBLISHER

Helping Children understand the beliefs of the Seventh-day Adventist Church, 7+

 

Jerry D Thomas

Pacific Press

Good News For Today

Children's Manual, 9+

Marjorie Gray

Patterson Press, Benton Harbour, Michigan

 

Good News For Today

Teacher's Manual, 9+

Marjorie Gray

Patterson Press, Benton Harbour, Michigan

 

Making the Bible a Delight! 5+

Sally Dillon & Virginia Smith

General Conference Children's Ministries

 

The G.A.T.E. Program

Instructor's Manual, 13+

 

Church Ministries

General Conference

The G.A.T.E. Program

Youth Workbook

 

Church Ministries

General Conference

It's My Choice Teacher's Manual, 7+

 

Steve Case

Review & Herald

ChristWise Discipleship Guide

For Juniors, 9-12

 

Troy Fitzgerald

Review & Herald

ChristWise Discipleship Guide

For Teens, 13-15

 

Troy Fitzgerald

Review & Herald

ChristWise Discipleship Guide

For Youth, 16+

 

Troy Fitzgerald

Review & Herald

ChristWise Discipleship Guide

Leader's Guide for Juniors, Teens & Youth

 

Troy Fitzgerald

Review & Herald

Daniel Asks About Baptism and Communion 5+

 

Heather Hanna

Pacific Press

A Reason To Believe 9+

An Insight production Chris Blake, Editor

 

Review & Herald

Making Jesus My Best Friend, 8-10

Claudio & Pamela Consuegra

Review & Herald


 

Seventh-day Adventist Materials:

All available from AdventSource, www.adventsource.org, www.adventistbookcenter.com - some may be available from the Stanborough Press

 

 

TITLE

 

AUTHOR

PUBLISHER

Grace Is For Kids, 9+

 

Jack Calkins

AdventSource

Walking On The Edge, 9+

Participant Book

Leader Guide

 

Stuart Tyner with

V Bailey Gillespie

AdventSource

Coming to Jesus, Growing in Him

A 'Steps to Christ' for 5+

North American Division Children's Ministries

 

AdventSource

41 Bible Studies, 13+ *

 

Cindy Tutsch

AdventSource

Special Issues of the Guide magazine, 10+

Daniel, Revelation, Sanctuary, Creation & Evolution

North American Division

Adventist Book Center

 

 

Seventh-day Adventist Materials:

Available on websites

 

 

My Place in Space * - 12 lessons

Adventures in Christian Stewardship

9+

 

http://childrensministries.gc.adventist.org/

 

Bible Lessons: *

         God Sent His Son to be My Friend

         God Wants to be My Friend

         God's Young Friends in the Old Testament, 7+

 

http://childrensministries.gc.adventist.org

 

Adventist Discovery Centre Try Jesus, 8+

 

www.discoveronline.org.uk

Church Heritage Studies

15 sections with quizzes, 13 +

www.necadventist.org.uk

Pathfinder home page, click on Master Guide Training for the heritage manual

 

GraceLink.net Website Sabbath School Lessons, 0-14

 

www.gracelink.net

Bible studies based on stories in the Bible

Truth for Youth 26 programmes

Suitable for 9 years upwards

www.youngdisciple.com

A CD which includes powerpoint, scripts, activities and teaching aids. (Produced in conjunction with Carolina Global Evangelism.)

 

Seventh-day Adventist Materials:

Available from the Adventist Discovery Centre

 

 

Let's Explore

suitable for 8-12 year olds

 

Try Jesus 1

suitable for 8-12 year olds

 

Try Jesus 2

suitable for 13+

 

 

 

 

Seventh-day Adventist Materials:

Available from the Children's Ministries Department, British Union Conference

 

 

The above materials marked with * are also available as a hard copy from the Children's Ministries Department, BUC.

 

         Pathway of the Pioneers 115 historical stories of those who started our church.

 

         Children's Bible Lessons. 7 brightly coloured lessons on basic topics.

 

         Affirmation of Faith ceremony. This is to be publicly presented to children when they first make a commitment to Jesus. They will not be ready for baptism and will need to receive Bible studies.

 

         Simplified Baptismal Vows. To be used on the baptismal day.

 

The above are found in the Pastor's & Elder's Handbook for Children's Ministries, available from your Ministerial Association Department. Can be found on the General Conference and North American Division Children's Ministries websites: http://childrensministries.gc.adventist.org/ www.childmin.com

 

 

 

Determining what Bible Study Resource is Suitable

 

 

         The age levels on this list are only approximate.

         Go to the Adventist Book Centre and Adventsource website, Stanborough Press catalogue and look up the description of each guide. Buy in a selection.

         Match the lessons to the age ability and learning style of the children.

         Offer the child/teen a selection of lessons and help them to choose what is most suitable.

         Implement the KIDS in Discipleship ministry in your churches which includes 32 child inclusive Bible Studies