Sunday School


February – Live Justly in the Reign of God 

23   Control Your Speech James 3:1-12

SPRING QUARTER 2014 

Theme: Jesus’ Fulfillment of Scripture 

Unit 1: JESUS AND THE DAVIDIC COVENANT 

MARCH 

2          An Eternal Kingdom – 2 Samuel 7:4-16a

9          Son of David – Psalm 89:35-37; Isaiah 9:6-7; Matthew 1:18-21

16        Peter’s Report – Psalm 110:1-4; Acts 2:22-24, 29-32

23        Worthy of the Lamb – Revelation 5:6-13

30        Triumphant and Victorious – Zechariah 9:9; Matthew 21:1-11

 

Unit 2 – WHAT THE PROPHETS FORETOLD 

APRIL

6          Jesus Cleanses the Temple – Isaiah 56:6-7; Jeremiah 7:9-11; Mark 11:15-19

13        A Messianic Priest-King – Jeremiah 23:5-6’ Zechariah 6:9-14; John 19:1-5

20        The Third Day – Hosea 6:1-3; Luke 24:1-12

27        From Suffering to Glory – Isaiah 53:5-8; Luke 24:25-27, 44-47

 

Unit 3 – JESUS’ USE OF SCRIPTURE

MAY

4          Jesus Resists Temptation – Deuteronomy 6:13-16; Matthew 4:4-11

11        Jesus’ Mission on Earth – Luke 4:14-21

18        Jesus’ Teaching on the Law – Matthew 15:1-11; 15-20

25        The Greatest Commandment – Leviticus 19:18; Deuteronomy 6:4-9; Mark 12:28-34

 

Deuteronomy 6:6-9 states, “And these words, which I am commanding you today, shall be on your heart; and you shall teach them diligently to your sons and shall talk of them when you sit in your house and when you walk by the way and when you lie down and when you rise up. And you shall bind them as a sign on your hand and they shall be as frontals on your forehead. And you shall write them on the doorposts of your house and on your gates.”

The Mission of the Sunday School Ministry is to provide Christian, Bible-based teachings and the principles that nurture Spiritual, as well as ethical and moral development. Its primary goals are: evangelizing, edifying and equipping our members with the word of God, thus increasing individual and family participation in Sunday School.

Sunday School is held each Sunday at 9:30 a.m. Classes are available for Preschool through Adult (Primaries, Beginners, Middlers, Juniors, Teens, Young Adults, Adults, Seniors and Men)

Transportation will be provided by our Transportation Ministry if you call 717.238.4400 before Friday.

The Sunday School Ministry presents various Programs throughout the year, namely: Easter, Promotion Day, and Christmas Programs. Continued Training for the Staff and Teachers through Workshops and Congresses of Christian Education.

We are a community of dedicated teachers and staff who are committed to the instruction and training of children and adults in the word of God. We are given a mandate and challenge as believers in Christ to faithfully and diligently instruct our children who have been entrusted to us in the truth of the word of God. If you have the gift of teaching and the love for God’s word and for God’s children please come join our Sunday School Ministry. The Ministry staff meets the 2nd Tuesday at 6:00 p.m. Teacher’s workshops are scheduled in the Spring and Fall.

For further information please contact Patricia Campbell, Sunday School Superintendent at the church office, 717.238.4400.

 

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Children’s Church


Children’s Church – 3rd, 4th, & 5th Sundays – “Without them, we cannot grow”

Children’s Church Newsletter July – September

Matthew 19: 14 NIV
Jesus said, “Let the little children come to me, and do not hinder them, for the kingdom of heaven belongs to such as these.”

Goodwin Memorial Baptist Church provides child-focused teachings of the Bible which are flexible friendly and fun. As well as our church members, we welcome all visiting non members between the ages of 6-12.

Through Children’s Church programs, boys and girls in our church and the community can build healthy relationships with caring Christian adults, peers, and most importantly, Jesus Christ. Our Christian Education team actively promotes the values of Goodwin to our children, added with the understanding of church etiquette; and respect for God. Each child should come to Children’s Church prepared with their Bibles and eager to learn.  Any child who does not have a Bible will be given one to help them connect with our Lord.

For further information please contact Reverend Keith R. Moore, Director of Children’s Church and Youth Leader; or Sister Ruth S. Moore, Assistant Director through the church office on 717 238 4400.


Point of Focus


April  2014 – “Are You Ready To Worship Him?”
click link >> April 2014

March  2014 – “Lord Help Me To Mend This Broken Vessel”
click link >> March 2014

February  2014 – “That the Bible Says About Marriage”
click link >> February 2014

January  2014 – “Forgiving Others“|
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January 2014

November  2013 – “The Importance of Giving Thanks and Praise“|
click link >>November 2013

October  2013 – “The Choice of Maturity”|
click link >>October 2013

September  2013 – “Are We Using Our Salt And Light Well?”|
click link >>September 2013

August 2013 – “Walking Humbly With Your Lord|
click link >>August 2013

July 2013 – “The Rewards of Service|
click link >> July_2013

June 2013 – “Encouraging One Another in Praise|
click link >> June_2013

MAY 2013 – “A Dream Built On Faith|
click link >> May_2013

APRIL 2013 – “If Unique Is What You Seek, You Must First Be Meek|
click link >> April_2013

MARCH 2013 – “Miracles, Signs, And Wonders”|
click link >> March_2013

FEBRUARY 2013 – “Sins vs Signs of Love”|
click link >> February_2013

JANUARY 2013 – “Heeding God’s Commandments”|
click link >> January_2013

The Art and Science of Reading the Bible – Lesson 3 -Part 1
[The Art and Science of Reading the Bible - Searching The Text - doc
[The Art and Science of Reading the Bible - Searching The Text-pdf]

The Art and Science of Reading the Bible – Lesson 3 -Part 2
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The_Art_and_Science_of_Reading_the_Bible-Part_2-pdf


Vacation Bible School


VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL / SUMMER PROGRAM is a ministry designed to reach children leading them to know and respond to Jesus Christ. This is done through fun-filled spiritual adventures that provide theme focused Bible study during VBS (Vacation Bible School) and encourages real life application. An additional variety of programs are conducted throughout the summer which provides nourishment to the mind, body and soul. The VBS / SUMMER PROGRAM targets children both churched and unchurched who reside in the local area.