Jesus Begins His MinistryEssential Questions
•Who is Jesus?•What can we learn from Jesus?•How can I be a "responsible learner"?•How can I be an "effective communicator"?
•Jesus is God's son and part of the Trinity•Jesus’ rules for the kingdom of heaven include loving one's enemies, doing goodsecretly, and not worrying
Bible memory- Matthew 3:3 - Due October 26Matthew 4:19 - Due October 30Matthew 5:43-44 - Due November 9•John the Baptist- Matthew 3:1-12 - October 23
John the Baptist preached
and called for the people tochange their lives.
We also need to respond to John’s call for
.•Jesus' Baptism- Matthew 3:13-17 - October 24
Even though Jesus was without sin, he was
to identify withsinners.
The three persons of the
were present at Jesus’ baptism.•Jesus' Temptation- Matthew 4:1-11 - October 25
Jesus defeated Satan by using the Word of God.
Satan makes his
very appealing, but we must remainfaithful to God.•Jesus Calls His Disciples-Matthew 4:12-22; Mark 1:14-20; Luke 5:1-11 - October26
Jesus called his disciples to follow him and to fish for people.
We too are called to follow Jesus.•Sermon on the Mount - Loving Enemies-Matthew 5:17-26,38-48 - October 28
Jesus taught the people that the Law of the kingdom is the law of love•Sermon on the Mount - Acts of Righteousness-Matthew 6:1-24 - October 30
Our prayer, praise, and acts of love should spring from love for God, notfrom desire for other people's approval•Sermon on the Mount - Do Not Worry-Matthew 6:25-34; 7:7-11 - November 6
God, who created all things, cares for his creation
We don't have to worry, because God cares for all our needs•Jesus Sends Out the Disciples - Matthew 9:35-10:42 - November 7
Jesus sent his disciples to the Jewish people to tell them to repent
We are responsible for telling others about Jesus and helping themThe
print words are vocabulary we will be using and learning in this unit.
Assessment - in class on November 8 and 9
Students will work in groups to create a book or pictures to retell one of thestories from the unit. They will be graded on collaboration, content and presentation.