Year Two Fall Quarter

THE GREAT ESCAPE

 JOURNEY 1 – “The Boy with Dreams” (Joseph Becomes a Slave)

Key Passage: Genesis 37
Key Word: Family
Key Thought: God has provided a unique family unit in which we learn to love and care for one another.
Key Verse: “A new command I give you: Love one another. As I have loved you, so you must love one another.” —John 13:34

JOURNEY 2 – “A Look at the Book” (Jesus in the Old and New Testaments)

Key Passage: Genesis 1–36
Key Word: The Great Rescue
Key Thought: From the beginning, God’s plan of redemption always pointed to Jesus.
Key Verse: “Then [Jesus] said to them, ”These are my words that I spoke to you while I was still with you, that everything written about me in the Law of Moses and the Prophets and the Psalms must be fulfilled.” —Luke 24:44

JOURNEY 3 – “From Convict to CEO” (Joseph’s Rise to Power)

Key Passage: Genesis 39–41
Key Word: Trust
Key Thought: As His child, we must learn to trust God in every situation.
Key Verse: “Trust in the LORD with all your heart, and do not lean on your own understanding. In all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make straight your paths.” —Proverbs 3:5–6

JOURNEY 4 – “The Big Reveal” (Joseph Forgives His Brothers)

Key Passage: Genesis 42–50
Key Word: Tenderhearted
Key Thought: Forgiving others allows God to accomplish His purpose in our lives.
Key Verse: “Be kind to one another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, as God in Christ forgave you.” —Ephesians 4:32

JOURNEY 5 – “Land of Opportunity?” (The Hebrews in Egypt)

Key Passage: Genesis 49–Exodus 2:10
Key Word: Purpose
Key Thought: God has a special purpose for every person who places his/her faith and
trust In Him.
Key Verse: “For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord,’plans…to give you a future and a hope.’” —Jeremiah 29:11

JOURNEY 6 – “Fallen Prince, Chosen Leader” (God Reveals Himself to Moses)

Key Passage: Exodus 2:11–3:22
Key Word: Leadership
Key Thought: Jesus is the great I AM who frees us from the punishment of sin.
Key Verse: “God said to Moses, ‘I AM WHO I AM.’… Say this to the people of Israel, ‘I AM has sent me to you.’ ” —Exodus 3:14

JOURNEY 7 – “Excuses! Excuses! Excuses!” (Moses: The Reluctant Leader)

Key Passage: Exodus 4–5
Key Word: Can-Do Spirit
Key Thought: God equips us for the work He calls us to do.
Key Verse: “I can do all things through Him who gives me strength.” —Philippians 4:13

JOURNEY 8 – “What’s Plaguing You?” (God Sends Nine Plagues to Egypt)

Key Passage: Exodus 7:8–12:30
Key Word: Choices
Key Thought: God shows Himself strong in behalf of those who choose to obey Him.
Key Verse: “By this [the signs, wonders and plagues] you shall know that I am the LORD.” —Exodus 7:17

JOURNEY 9 – “The Lamb Saves the Day!” (The Tenth and Final Plague)

Key Passage: Exodus 11:1–12:30
Key Word: Escape
Key Thought: Our faith in Christ makes it possible to escape the punishment of our sin.
Key Verse: “…how shall we escape if we neglect such a great salvation?” —Hebrews 2:3

JOURNEY 10 – “A Hasty Departure” (The Israelites Cross the Red Sea)

Key Passage: Exodus 12:31–15:21
Key Word: Freedom
Key Thought: Faith and obedience free us to fulfill God’s purpose for our lives.
Key Verse: “…Fear not, stand firm, and see the salvation of the Lord, which He will work for you today.” —Exodus 14:13

JOURNEY 11 – “Man, Oh Manna!” (God Leads Israel into the Desert)

Key Passage: Exodus 15–17
Key Word: Abundance
Key Thought: God is our fully dependable, all-sufficient Provider.
Key Verse: “…put me to the test, says the LORD of hosts, if I will not open the windows of heaven for you and pour down for you a blessing until there is no more need.” —Malachi 3:10

JOURNEY 12 – “The Secret of the Stone Tablets” (Commandments 1-4)

Key Passage: Exodus 19–20
Key Word: Protection
Key Thought: Obedience to God’s commandments protects us from the consequences of
our sin.
Key Verse: “But you are near, O LORD, and all your commandments are true.” —Psalm 119:151

JOURNEY 13 – “The Secret of the Stone Tablets” (Commandments 5-10)

Key Passage: Exodus 19–20
Key Word: Protection
Key Thought: Obedience to God’s commandments protects us from the consequences of
our sin.
Key Verse: “With my whole heart I seek you; let me not wander from your commandments!” —Psalm 119:10

 

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