NMZBC Sunday School
At this time, Sunday School is held virtually or via teleconference, each Sunday at 8:55am unless otherwise noted.
October 4, 2020
Lesson Title: A True Friend Intervenes
Unifying Topic: Love and Devotion to Others
Focal Scripture: 1 Samuel 19:1-7
Background Scriptures: 1 Samuel 19:1-7; 23:1-18; 2 Samuel 9
Remember This: "And Jonathan spake and good of David unto Saul his father, and said unto him, Let not the king sin against his servant, against David; because he hath not sinned against thee, and because his works have been to thee-ward very good." (1 Samuel 19:4, KJV).
Lesson Point: A true friend intervenes in a godly manner to honor his/her values and advocate on behalf of a friend.
October 11, 2020
Lesson Title: Overcoming Self-Interest
Unifying Topic: Love Your Enemies
Focal Scripture: Luke 6:27-36
Background Scriptures: Luke 6:27-36
Remember This: "But I say unto you which hear, Love your enemies, do good to them which hate you, Bless them that curse you, and pray for them which despitefully use you." (Luke 6:27-28, KJV).
Lesson Point: Believers see emulating God's mercy as a standard for which they must strive.
October 18, 2020
Lesson Title: Meeting the Needs of Others
Unifying Topic: Loving Your Neighbor
Focal Scripture: Luke 10:25-37
Background Scripture: Leviticus 19:18,34; Luke 10:25-37
Remember This: "Which now of these three, thinkest thou, was neighbour unto him that fell among the thieves? And he said, He that shewed mercy on him. Then said Jesus unto him, Go, and do thou likewise." (Luke 10:36-37, KJV).
Lesson Point: As followers of Christ, we must be willing to put other responsibilities on hold - even religious duties - in order to meet an immediate need of someone around us.
October 25, 2020
Lesson Title: The Most Excellent Way
Unifying Topic: Love Divine
Focal Scripture: 1 Corinthians 13:1-13
Background Scripture: 1 Corinthians 12:27-14:1
Remember This: "And now abideth faith, hope, charity, these three; but the greatest of these is charity." (1 Corinthians 13:13 KJV).
Lesson Point: The gifts of the Spirit are made complete when exercised in the virtue of love.