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Team Playbook

November 2015 .:. Service


Serving is lending a hand to help someone else.
Nov 4th: Servant of All / Jesus Came to Serve (Mark 10:32-45)
BIG IDEA: Serve others because of what Jesus did for us.
Nov 11th: Attitude of Giving to the Poor (Deuteronomy 15:7-8, 10)
BIG IDEA: Have a good attitude when you lend a hand.
Nov 18th: Feeding 5000 (John 6:1-13)
BIG IDEA: Use what you have to lend a hand.
Nov 25th: Widow of Zeraphath (1 Kings 17:1-16)
BIG IDEA: Ask God for what you need to lend a hand.
Dec 2nd: Give in Secret (Matthew 6:1-4)
BIG IDEA: Lend a hand without looking for applause.

NAME: ___________________________________________________________
Bring this playbook with you each Wednesday evening for an extra 5 points!

Key Questions 10pts each


Review the key questions below and memorize the answers for additional team
points!
__________ 1. What were the names of the two brothers that asked Jesus for a
favor? James and John (to be seated at Jesus right and left hand)
__________ 2. Jesus used a young boys food to feed how many people? Over
5,000 people.
__________ 3. The widow only had enough food for herself and her son, who
else did she choose to serve a meal to? Elijah
__________ 4. Psalms 121 is a song that the Israelites sang on their journey to
where? To Jerusalem to worship God.
__________ 5. Jesus said, When you give to needy people, dont let your right
hand know what your left hand is doing. (Matthew 6:3, NIrV) What does it mean
to serve without your right hand knowing what your left hand is doing? Serve
secretly, dont try to get praise for serving others, serve without looking for
applause.

Key Statements 10pts each


Review and memorize the key statements below for additional team points!
__________ 1. Serve others because of what Jesus did for us.
__________ 2. Have a good attitude when you lend a hand.
__________ 3. Use what you have to lend a hand.
__________ 4. Ask God for what you need to lend a hand.
__________ 5. Lend a hand without looking for applause.

Key Scriptures 25pts each


Memorize the key scriptures below for additional team points! If you are in 1st
grade you only need to memorize the parts that are in bold.
__________ 1. Even the Son of Man did not come to be served. Instead, he
came to serve others. He came to give his life as the price for setting many people
free. Mark 10:45 NIrV
__________ 2. None of you should look out just for your own good. Each of
you should also look out for the good of others. Philippians 2:4 NIrV
__________ 3. But be sure to have respect for the Lord. Serve him faithfully.
Do it with all your heart. Think about the great things he has done for you. 1
Samuel 12:24 NIrV
__________ 4. Dear children, dont just talk about love. Put your love into
action. Then it will truly be love. 1 John 3:18 NIrV
__________ 5. Be careful not to do good deeds in front of other people. Dont
do those deeds to be seen by others, if you do your Father in heaven will not
reward you. Matthew 6:1 NIrV
__________ 6. Jesus sat down and called for the Twelve to come to him. Then he
said, If you want to be first, you must be the very last. You must be the servant
of everyone. Mark 9:35 NIrV
__________ 7. My brothers and sisters, you were chosen to be free. But dont
use your freedom as an excuse to live in sin. Instead, serve on another in love.
Galatians 5:13 NIrV
__________ 8. God is fair. He will not forget what you have done. He will
remember the love you have shown him. You showed it when you helped his
people. And you show it when you keep on helping them. Hebrews 6:10 NIrV

__________ 9. Brothers and sisters, God has shown you his mercy. So I am asking
you to offer up your bodies to him while you are still alive. Your bodies are a holy
sacrifice that is pleasing to God. When you offer your bodies to God, you are
worshiping him. Romans 12:1 NIrV
__________ 10. Anyone who serves me must follow me. And where I am, my
servant will also be. My Father will honor the one who serves me. John 12:26
NIrV
Key Notes
Learn something neat this month about serving? Has God shared something with
you? How have you served others this month?
Make some notes below