Discover how the early Christian church, on fire with the message of Jesus, literally changed the world!The completely new Faith Lessons Groupware takes your small group on a round trip to ancient times, places, and customs, and back again. This lively, interactive journey is more than fascinating--it’s faith-inspiring and life-changing. Your job as a group leader is simplified with this innovative Leader’s Guide: fresh, clear, and easy to follow, designed to minimize your preparation time and maximize your effectiveness. You are not left to guess at anything. This volume contains all the material in the Participant’s Guide, including maps, photos, sidebars, and other study aids, plus instructions and tips that will take you step-by-step through each faith lesson.
The carefully organized format makes it easy to conduct the following invigorating, discussion-filled sessions:
1. Caesarea Philippi--Everything to Lose, Nothing to Gain
2. Sardis--The Salt of the Earth
3. Pergamum--Where Satan Lives
4. Ephesus--The Mark of the Beast
5. Laodicea--Hot or Cold
Filmed on location in Israel and Turkey, this video series, led by Bible teacher Ray Vander Laan, explores the Bible in depth and helps the viewer understand the Hebrew culture in which Scripture was first written. Each segment shows the Bible’s significance to believers through life-changing ’’faith lessons.’’ This set focuses on the early church.
Paperback, 199 pages.