BASE Camp: What we’re learning in May

May 6 Lesson Title: Stop, Remember, and Tell Scripture: Luke 22:7-20; Exodus 24:1-8 Verse(s): 1 Corinthians 11:26 (ESV) Lord’s Supper = Communion – a remembering of the death, burial and resurrection of Jesus Guidemarker: God wants us to learn what the meaning of the Lord’s Supper is … [Read more...]

BASE Camp: What we’re learning in April

April 1: Lesson Title: Believe It Or Not (EASTER) Scripture: Luke 22-24 Verse(s): Matthew 28:5,6 (ESV) Risen  = the act of rising, in this case, from the dead Guidemarker: God wants us to learn that Jesus has risen from the dead and is alive today!        April 8: Lesson Titl … [Read more...]

BASE Camp: What we’re learning in March

March 4: Lesson Title: You Can Always Come Home (75th Anniversary) Scripture: Luke 15:11-32 - Prodigal Son Verse(s): Luke 15:32 (NLT) Stray = to wander from Guidemarker: God wants us to learn that He wants any who have strayed to come home. March 11: Lesson Title: No One is … [Read more...]

BASE Camp: What we’re learning in February

February 4: Lesson Title: All Children are Welcome Scripture: Luke 18:15-17 - Jesus Blesses the Children Who Know Him Verse(s): Luke 18:16 (NLT) Know = to receive, to accept Guidemarker: God wants us to learn that He desires every child to know Him personally.         February 11: … [Read more...]

BASE Camp: What we’re learning in January

January 7: Lesson Title: Alone In A Crowd Scripture: 1 Kings 19:1-18 - Elijah Alone and Lonely Verse(s): Matthew 28:20 (NLT) Loneliness = a depressed feeling of being alone: abandonment Guidemarker: God wants me to learn how to deal with loneliness by thinking about and doing … [Read more...]

BASE Camp: What we’re learning in December

December 3: Lesson Title: Go Fish Lesson 1 Scripture: Genesis 3:14-15, Isaiah 9:6-7 - The Gift of Hope Hope = to look forward to with desired confidence Life’s Lesson: God wants His children to know that His rescue plan of hope is in Jesus Christ alone!  December 10: Lesson Tit … [Read more...]

BASE Camp: What we’re learning in November

November 5: Lesson Title: Overcoming Bad With Good Scripture: Genesis 37 & 39-47 - Joseph’s Monologue Verse(s): Romans 12:21 (NLT) Repay = to pay back; to make return for Life’s Lesson: God wants me to repay bad with good, like Joseph did.    November 12: Lesson Title: De … [Read more...]

BASE Camp: What we’re learning in October

October 1: Lesson Title: Jesus, Savior and Lord Scripture: Luke 2:8-18, John 5:1-9, Matthew 28:1-10, Mark 16:-18 - The Birth, Life, and Resurrection of Jesus Verse(s): Matthew 16:16 (ESV) Salvation = the act of saving; the deliverance from the power and penalty of sin Life’s Lesson: … [Read more...]

BASE Camp: What we’re learning in September

September 3: Lesson Title: Choices Scripture: Joshua 24:1-15  - The Israelites Make A Decision Verse(s): Joshua 24:24 (NLT) Choices = an act of choosing; an alternative; a variety from which to choose Life’s Lesson: God wants us to trust in Him to help us make good choices day by da … [Read more...]

BASE Camp: What we’re learning in August

August 6: Lesson Title: “Freedom” Scripture: Exodus 5-13 - The Plagues of Egypt Verse(s): John 8:36 Free = not enslaved or in prison Life’s Lesson: God wants to protect us, bless us and set us free! August 13: Lesson Title: Now, What? Scripture: Exodus 14:1-22 - The Partin … [Read more...]

BASE Camp: What we’re learning in July

July 2: Lesson Title: God, Do You Have A Plan For My Life? Scripture: Exodus 2:1-10 - Baby In a Basket Verse(s): Jeremiah 29:11 Plan = an action one intends to take; aim Life’s Lesson: God has a wonderful plan for my life. July 9: Lesson Title: God, Why Are You Taking So L … [Read more...]

BASE Camp: What we’re learning in June

June 4: Lesson Title: Playing Fair Scripture: John 2:12-16 - Money Changers In the Temple Verse(s): Matthew 7:12 (NLT) Fairly = in a fair manner; justly or honestly; impartially Life’s Lesson: God wants me to play fairly and treat others fairly. June 11: Lesson Title: Your R … [Read more...]

BASE Camp: What we’re learning in May

May 7: Lesson Title: Understanding the Consequences Scripture: Matthew 25:14-30 3 - Men Receive the Consequences for Their Actions Verse(s): Galatians 6:7 (NLT) Consequence = an act of following something as an effect, result, or outcome. Life’s Lesson: God wants me to remember that … [Read more...]

BASE Camp: What we’re learning in April

April 2: Lesson Title: Gentle Strength Scripture: Mark 10:13-16 - Jesus and the Children Verse(s): Matthew 11:29 (NLT) Gentleness = mild; kindly; tame; calm Life’s Lesson: God wants me to learn about gentleness which is strength under control. April 9: Lesson Title: Jesus is … [Read more...]

BASE Camp: What we’re learning in March

March 5: Lesson Title: Love in the Family Scripture: Genesis 37:1 -46:7 - Joseph and His Brothers Verse(s): Romans 12:10 (NLT) Love = to have affection toward Life’s Lesson: God wants me to show love and forgiveness to one another. March 12: Lesson Title: Are You Sensitive to … [Read more...]

BASE Camp: What we’re learning in February

February 5: Lesson Title: Can I Depend On You? Scripture: Esther 1-8 Dependable Esther Verse(s): 2 Thessalonians 3:13 (NLT) Dependable  = capable of being depended upon; worthy of trust; reliable Guidemarker: God wants me to be dependable, realizing that I may be in certain … [Read more...]

BASE Camp: What we’re learning in January

January 1: Lesson Title: You Make The Call Scripture: Daniel 1; 6 Daniel In Control Verse(s): 1 Corinthians 10:13 (NLT) Control  = to exercise restraint or direction over; dominate; command Guidemarker: God wants us to be in control over making good decisions that please Hi … [Read more...]

BASE Camp: What we’re learning in December

December 4: Lesson Title: Down But Not Out Scripture: Mark 1:16-18; 3:13-19; 9:2-13; 16:1-8; John 21:1-17 Peter Fails but Remains Faithful Verse(s): Hebrews 10:36 (NLT) Persevere = to persist in anything undertaken; to keep going Life’s Lesson: God wants His children to persevere ev … [Read more...]

BASE Camp: What we’re learning in November

November 6: Lesson Title: Other People’s Shoes Scripture: Luke 5:27-32 - Eating with Levi Verse(s): Ephesians 4:32 (NLT) Considerate = showing kindly awareness or regard to another’s feelings Life’s Lesson: God wants me to be considerate of what others think or feel. November 13: … [Read more...]

BASE Camp: What we’re learning in October

October 2: Lesson Title: Courage Verses the Crowd Scripture: Numbers 13-14 Grapes, Anyone? Verse(s): Hebrews 13:6 (NLT) Obey = to comply or follow through with Life’s Lesson: God wants me to obey Him and not follow the crowd that disobeys Him. October 9: Lesson Title: Dare to … [Read more...]

BASE Camp: What we’re learning in September

September 4: Lesson Title: Why Character Counts Scripture: Job 1:1-2:10 Job Demonstrates Character Verse(s): Deuteronomy 13:18 (NLT) Character  =  moral or ethical quality; reputation Life’s Lesson: God wants us to develop Godly character. September 11: Lesson Title: Tell The … [Read more...]

BASE Camp: What we’re learning in August

August 7: Lesson Title: “Gideon and the Bullies” - Fear of Bullies Scripture: Judges 6:1-16 Midian Oppresses Israel Verse(s): Deuteronomy 31:6 (NLT) Courage  = the ability to face fear or danger; bravery Life’s Lesson: When bullies begin to push you around, You should have courage an … [Read more...]

BASE Camp: What we’re learning in July

July 3: Lesson Title: Everyone Calm Down – Fear of Snakes Scripture: Judges 6:11-25 The Call of Gideon Verse(s): Judges 6:23a (NLT) Calm  = to reduce excitement; make quieter Life’s Lesson: Panicked? Scared? Running around? Don’t stress out, just calm down. July 10: Lesson Ti … [Read more...]

BASE Camp: What we’re learning in June

June 5: Lesson Title: Caring About Missions Scripture: 2 Corinthians 8:1-12 The Macedonians Give Generously Verse(s): Psalm 96:3 (NLT) Mission = a special task given to a person or a group of people Life’s Lesson: God wants us to pray, give and go when we can to miss … [Read more...]

BASE Camp: What we’re learning in May

May 4: Lesson Title: Choosing Media Wisely Scripture: Luke 10:38-42 Mary And Martha Make Choices Verse(s): Romans 12:2 (NLT) Choice  = the act of picking or choosing Life’s Lesson: God wants us to manage our time wisely with our media choices. May 11: Lesson Title: Feeling Lo … [Read more...]

BASE Camp: What we’re learning in April

April 3: Lesson Title: Learning To Give Scripture: Luke 21:1-4 A Widow Gives ALL Verse(s): 2 Corinthians 9:7 (NLT) Give = to present; to hand over to someone Life’s Lesson: God wants us to give our time, talents, and possessions in addition to our money so that others can learn abo … [Read more...]

BASE Camp: What we’re learning in March

March 6: Lesson Title: Preparing To Serve God Scripture: Exodus 35:30-36:2;8;37:1; 38:1,22; 39:1-7 Bezalel (Bez-a-le-el) Works on the Tabernacle Verse(s): I Peter 4:10 (NLT) Develop = to bring out the potential of Life’s Lesson: God wants us to develop and use my talents and abilities in … [Read more...]

BASE Camp: What we’re learning in February

February 7: Lesson Title: Following God’s Leadership Scripture: Genesis 12:1-9 - Abram Follows God’s Leadership Verse(s): Psalm 25:4 (NLT) Plan = an action one intends to take; aim Life’s Lesson: God wants us to learn the plan He has for my life. February 14: Lesson Title: Followin … [Read more...]

BASE Camp: What we’re learning in January

January 3: Lesson Title: Loving Others Scripture: Matthew 5:43-48; Luke 6:27-36 - Love Your Enemies Verse(s): Matthew 5:44 (ESV) Love  = to have strong and tender affection for Guidemarker: God wants us to show love to all, even our enemies. January 10: Lesson Title: Being Dep … [Read more...]

BASE Camp: What we’re learning in December

December 6: Lesson Title: Being A Good Friend Scripture: Acts 12:25-13:14; 15:36-41 Verse(s): Luke 6:31 (ESV) Good = having qualities that are desired Guidemarker: God wants me to be a good friend, one who gives second chances when needed. December 13: Lesson Title: Studying The Bi … [Read more...]