Creative Bible Lessons In John: Encounters with Jesus by Janice and Jay AshcraftCreative Bible Lessons In John: Encounters with Jesus by Janice and Jay Ashcraft

Creative Bible Lessons In John: Encounters with Jesus

byJanice and Jay Ashcraft, Janice Ashcraft

Paperback | January 23, 1996

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Do you want to teach solid Biblical truth to your kids without their eyes glazing over as soon as you say "open your Bibles"? Now you can, with Creative Bible Lessons in John: Encounters with Jesus. Following in the successful path of Youth Specialties' instant bestseller Creative Bible Lessons on the Life of Christ by Doug Fields, veteran family life and youth workers Janice and Jay Ashcraft have created 12 lively, ready-to-use lessons that actually make it fun to dig into Scripture. The Ashcrafts utilize creative learning techniques to spark your kids interest and keep them actively involved in each lesson, including: - Learning Games - Discussions - Video and Music - Skits, Melodramas, and Role-plays - "Digging Deeper" Investigations - Interactive Worksheets - And much more! These lessons are clear, easy-to-use, and complete. You'll be able to build in-depth, creative Bible teaching into your busy schedule with Creative Bible Lessons in John: Encounters with Jesus. 12 lessons.

Janice and Jay Ashcraft have worked in marriage and family therapy, Christian education, and youth ministry for over 15 years.
Title:Creative Bible Lessons In John: Encounters with JesusFormat:PaperbackDimensions:112 pages, 9.25 × 7.5 × 0.3 inPublished:January 23, 1996Publisher:Zondervan/Youth Specialties

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:031020769X

ISBN - 13:9780310207696


Table of Contents

Table of ContentsPart IIntroductionChapter 1Why Use Creativity in Your Teaching?Chapter 2Ten Components of Effective TeachingChapter 3How to Use This BookPart IILesson 1Jesus Encounters Nathanael (John 1:43-51) Dealing with DoubtLesson 2Jesus Encounters the Money Changers (John 2:13-25) Respecting GodLesson 3Jesus Encounters Nicodemus (John 3:1-36) Receiving New Life in ChristLesson 4Jesus Encounters a Nobleman's Son and a Crippled Man (John 4:43-5:18)Coping with CrisisLesson 5Jesus Encounters the Crowd (John 6:46-60) Accepting God's Incredible GiftLesson 6Jesus Encounters a Blind Man (John 9:1-41) Accepting God's LoveLesson 7Jesus Encounters Mary and Martha (John 10:40-11:46) Facing DeathLesson 8Jesus Encounters Mary and Judas (John 11:57-12:11) Making Wise "Investments"Lesson 9Jesus Encounters Peter (John 13:36-38; 15:18-16:4; 18:12-27) Handling OppositionLesson 10Jesus Encounters His Disciples #1 (John 15:5-17) Producing Fruit in Our LivesLesson 11Jesus Encounters His Disciples #2 John 14:15-27; 16:5-16) Recognizing the Holy SpiritLesson 12Jesus Encounters Mary Magdalene (John 19:23-25; 20:1-3, 10-18) Believing the Impossible

From Our Editors

Kids encounter Jesus face to face through this creative and powerful study of the Gospel of John. Each of the 12 complete lessons includes active learning techniques that help keep kids interested and involved, bringing the Gospel to life, and show kids that the message is just as relevant for them as it was for the people in John's time. Includes tips, clear outlines and ideas for leaders