Epistles, Feasts and Sacraments


1 Corinthians: Christ Crucified

I Corinthians 2:2-- Christ Crucified – Use this lesson if you have a year with extra weeks


Scripture verse: "For I am determined not to know anything among you except Jesus Christ and Him crucified."



  1. Students should be able to state that Jesus was crucified for our sins.
  2. Students should know that the cross is an important symbol of Christianity and why.
  3. Older students should be able to recite the verse.

 Possible Lesson Plan:



1 Corinthians: Run the Race

I Corinthians 9:24-- Run the Race

Scripture Verse: "Do you not know that those who run in a race all run, but one receives the prize? Run in such a way that you may obtain it."




1.  Students should know that winning requires hard work and perseverance.

2.  Students should want to strive for the "heavenly crown".

3.  Older students should memorize the verse.


Possible Lesson Plan:


1 Corinthians: Sharing and Caring

I Corinthians 13: 5 -- Sharing and Caring


Scripture reference: "Love... does not seek its own.”


             1. Even the youngest student should be able to recite the verse and say in his own words what it means.

         2.     The students should be able to tell the Stone Soup story and how it pertains to the   lesson.


2 Corinthians: Light of the World

II Corinthians 4:6 – Light of the World


Scripture verse: “For it is God Who commanded light to shine out of darkness, Who has shone in our hearts.”


  1. Know that Jesus is the Light of the World.
  2. Think of some ways they can show His light to others.
  3. Know how to light a candle in Church.


Possible Lesson Plan:

  1. Open with Prayer.



Galatians: Fruit of the Spirit

Galatians 5: 22-23a – Fruit of the Spirit


Scripture Verse: “But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, longsuffering, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, self-control.”



              1.     Student should be able to name the fruit of the Spirit, and discuss how this can be reflected in his own behavior with others.


Possible Lesson Plan:


1.  Open with prayer.