Dig In is a 7-week series where kids will learn about incredible leaders who were known for their faith in God and mentioned in Hebrews 11, the “faith chapter”.
Series Verse: “Now faith is confidence in what we hope for and assurance about what we do not see.” (Hebrews 11:1 NIV)
Each Week Includes:
- Series and weekly verse
- A Takeaway statement
- Large group game
- Message/Object Lesson
- Small group discussion
- Small group game/activity
- Review questions
- Take-home card
- Printable service notes
- Bible Story – Abel Brings the Right Offering (Hebrews 11:4; Genesis 4:2-7)
- Today’s Takeaway – I will give God my best.
- Weekly Verse – “So whether you eat or drink, or whatever you do, do it all for the glory of God.” (1 Corinthians 10:31 NLT)
- Bible Story – Enoch Pleases God (Hebrews 11:5-6; Genesis 5:21-24)
- Today’s Takeaway – I will live my life to please God.
- Weekly Verse – “And it is impossible to please God without faith. Anyone who wants to come to Him must believe that God exists and that He rewards those who sincerely seek Him.” (Hebrews 11:6 NLT)
- Bible Story – Noah Trusts God (Hebrews 11:7; Genesis 6:5-7:16)
- Today’s Takeaway – I will trust in God even if I stand alone.
- Weekly Verse – “So be strong and courageous! Do not be afraid and do not panic before them. For the Lord your God will personally go ahead of you. He will neither fail you nor abandon you.” (Deuteronomy 31:6 NLT)
- Bible Story – Abraham Goes Somewhere New (Hebrews 11:8-9; Genesis 12:1-8)
- Today’s Takeaway – I will listen and follow God’s direction.
- Weekly Verse – “My sheep listen to My voice; I know them, and they follow Me.” (John 10:27 NLT)
- Bible Story – Barak Gives God the Glory (Hebrews 11:32-34; Judges 4)
- Today’s Takeaway – I will always give God the credit.
- Weekly Verse – “Not to us, O Lord, not to us, but to Your name goes all the glory for Your unfailing love and faithfulness.” (Psalm 115:1 NLT)
- Bible Story – Samson is Faithful in the End (Judges 13-16)
- Today’s Takeaway – God is faithful to me even when I am unfaithful.
- Weekly Verse – “God saved you by His grace when you believed. And you can’t take credit for this; it is a gift from God.” (Ephesians 2:8 NLT)
- Bible Story – Samuel Hears from God (1 Samuel 3 NLT)
- Today’s Takeaway – I will be faithful and share my faith with others.
- Weekly Verse – “Instead, you must worship Christ as Lord of your life. And if someone asks about your hope as a believer, always be ready to explain it.” (1 Peter 3:15 NLT)