Make sure that nobody pays back wrong for wrong, but always strive to do what is good for each other and for everyone else.
-1 Thessalonians 5:15
And walk in the way of love, just as Christ loved us and gave himself up for us as a fragrant offering and sacrifice to God.
5 Divisions of The Old Testament:
Poetry & Wisdom
He has shown you, O mortal, what is good. And what does the Lord require of you? To act justly and to love mercy and to walk humbly[a] with your God.
Romans 3:10 – As it is written, there is no one righteous, not even one;
Romans 3:23 – For all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God,
Romans 5:8 – But God demonstrates his own love for us in this: While we were still sinners, Christ died for us.
Romans 6:23 – For the wages of sin is death, but the gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord.
Romans 10:9-10 – If you declare with your mouth, “Jesus is Lord,” and believe in your heart that God raised him from the dead, you will be saved. 10 For it is with your heart that you believe and are justified, and it is with your mouth that you profess your faith and are saved.
Romans 10:13 – for, “Everyone who calls on the name of the Lord will be saved.”
You became imitators of us and of the Lord, for you welcomed the message in the midst of severe suffering with the joy given by the Holy Spirit.
1 Thess. 1:6
Books of the Minor Prophets:
“You heavens above, rain down my righteousness; let the clouds shower it down. Let the earth open wide, let salvation spring up, let righteousness flourish with it; I, the Lord, have created it.
Books of the Old Testament:
Song of Solomon
Citizenship: At Home
Do extra chores around the house you don’t normally do. (30 minutes)
Invite a friend to Brigade. Discuss this with your parents before and after the invite. (Note: They don’t have to say ‘Yes’)
Find a way to serve in your neighborhood. Help an elderly person. Clean up some garbage along the road, etc. (30 minutes)
Citizenship: In Secret
Leave an anonymous gift for someone as a surprise – leaving no trace of who it came from. (30 minutes)
Write a letter to thank a Church Pastor, Staff Member, or Volunteer for the work they do.
Choose a photo that includes a family member you enjoyed a special memory or event with and send them a copy of the picture along with a short note about why you love that memory.
Helping a sibling or friend with something – homework, chores, a project. (30 minutes)
Help with a cleaning project around church. (30 minutes)
Come up with your own idea for a project that you can do that involves serving and makes a difference. Do it, and then share with your Leaders what you did. (30+ minutes)
18 Heel Touchers
5 x 8 second Plank
18 Mountain Climber
36 Jumping Jacks
22 Heel Touchers
5 x 10 second Plank
Full Grade 5 Packet
(Outline, Posters, Charts)