BASE Camp: What we’re learning in March

outfittersMarch 2:

  • Lesson: Courage to tell the truth
  • Scripture: Esther 1:1-2; 2:5-10,17; 3:1-11,13; 4:1-7:6,10; 8:1-12;  Esther told the king the truth.
  • Verse(es): Proverbs 12:17 (ESV)
  • Truth = agreement of the facts; what is real
  • Guide marker: Always tell the truth, regardless of the consequences!

March 9:

  • Lesson: Courage to go to church
  • Scripture: Luke 2:40-52;  Joshua visits Jerusalem.
  • Verse(es): Psalm 122:1 (ESV)
  • Church = a body of believers; building to gather and worship God
  • Guide marker: Attending church helps me grow in my faith as a Christian.

March 16:

  • Lesson: Courage to follow Jesus’ example (Baptism)
  • Scripture: Matthew 3:1-5, 11-17; Mark 1:2-11; The Baptism of Jesus.
  • Verse(es): John 15:10 (ESV)
  • Baptism = being immersed in water, where a believer follows the Lord’s example
  • Guide marker: Baptism is for believers who follow and obey Jesus, showing others what they believe.

March 23:

  • Lesson: Courage to withstand temptation
  • Scripture: Matthew 4:1-11; Luke 4:1-13; Temptation of Jesus
  • Verse(es): Matthew 4:4 (ESV)
  • Temptation = the act of tempting; enticement or allurement
  • Guide marker: Understanding temptation is the first step in overcoming it.

March 30:

  • Video
  • Review