Concluding Benedictions

Focus Text: Romans 11:33-36; Hebrews 13:20, 21; 2 Peter 3:14-18; Jude 1:24, 25

Central Truth: God provides grace for our every need.

Objective: By the end of this lesson my students should be able to list several evidences of God’s blessing in their lives.

Lesson Outline:

I.   A Benediction for Wisdom (Rom. 11:33-36)

II.  A Benediction to Completion (Heb. 13:20, 21)

III. A Benediction to Diligence (2 Peter 3:14-18)

IV. A Benediction for Perseverance (Jude 1:24, 25)

A Prayer for Spiritual Growth

Focus Text: Colossians 1:3-17

Central Truth: Spiritual growth results from complete obedience to God’s Word.

Objective: By the end of this lesson my students should be able to list some evidences of spiritual growth in the life of a Christian.

Lesson Outline:

I.   Testimony of Faith (Col. 1:3-8)

II.  Prayer for Christian Growth (Col. 1:9-12)

III. God's Power to Deliver (Col. 1:13-17)

A Prayer for God’s Family

Focus Text: Ephesians 3:7-21

Central Truth: God’s empowerment is available for all who seek it.

Objective: By the end of this lesson my students should be able to identify several ways the Spirit strengthens Christians.

Lesson Outline:

I.   Appointed by God's Grace (Eph. 3:7-13)

II. Prayer for Strength (Eph. 3:14-19)

III. Prayer for Power (Eph. 3:20, 21)

The Power of Believers’ Prayers

Focus Text: Acts 4:23-35

Central Truth: Great things can be accomplished when believers unite in prayer.

Objective: By the end of this lesson my students should be able to list evidences of power in a believer’s prayer life.

Lesson Outline:

I.   An Earnest Prayer (Acts 4:23-30)

II.  An Answered Prayer (Acts 4:31)

III. A Willing Response (Acts 4:32-35)