FAITH5 – 8/13/2017

Jesus the Savior

Scripture of the Week
For God so loved the world that he gave his only Son, so that everyone who believes in him may not perish but may have eternal life. — John 3:16
Nightly Challenge
Sunday Music: Highlight today’s scripture in your Bible. Go to www.faithink.com and listen to the song by entering AC04 in the FINKlink box on the bottom left. What words or phrases jump out at you? Why?Monday Art Encounter: What do you see in the image above? How might it relate to Jesus as our savior?

Tuesday Catechism Encounter: Open your Small Catechism or go online to the explanation of the First Article of the Creed. What words or phrases jump out at you? Why? Circle them and write them here.

Wednesday Game Night: Go to www.faithink.com and play the Quizbowl game by entering AC04 in the FINKlink box on the bottom left column. Scroll to the bottom of the linked page and click “Launch Game.” Have fun!

Thursday Question: When was the last time someone sacrificed something for you? Why did they do it? How did you say thanks? How does this relate to Jesus?

Friday Role Play: Act out one of these situations.

1. A friend says, “Jesus was just a good religious teacher. He is like every other religious leader who ever walked on the earth. Buddha, Moses, Mohammed…they’re all the same.” How do you respond?

2. A friend says, “I’m a good person. That’s all that really matters. I think I will go to heaven because I’m just as good as everyone else.” How do you respond?

Saturday Reflections: What was your highest high this week? What was your lowest low? Thank and praise God for the highest high. Ask the Holy Spirit to help you with the lowest low. Close in Jesus’ name.