Scope & Sequence

Fall 2015 to Spring 2016

Concordia’s Sunday School provides a comprehensive overview of the Bible in three years. And whether you use Growing in Christ, Cross Explorations, or both, your entire Sunday School studies the same Bible lesson so kids learn alongside their peers and families grow in faith together.

Scope and Sequence Summary:

  • Fall: Chronological study of the Old Testament
  • Winter & Spring: Chronological study of the Gospels and Acts
  • Summer: Topical studies

Fall 2015

God Protects His People in Egypt and the Exodus

Lesson Date Lesson Title Lesson Bible Text
1 9/6/2015 Joseph and His Brothers Genesis 37
2 9/13/2015 Joseph’s Troubles Genesis 40
3 9/20/2015 Joseph Feeds Egypt Genesis 40–41
4 9/27/2015 Joseph Forgives Genesis 42–45; 50:15–21
5 10/4/2015 The Birth of Moses Exodus 1:1–2:10
6 10/11/2015 Moses and the Burning Bush Exodus 2:11–4:31
7 10/18/2015 Moses and the Plagues Exodus 5–10
8 10/25/2015 The Passover Exodus 11–12
9 11/01/2015 Crossing the Red Sea Exodus 13:17–15:21
10 11/08/2015 God Provides Manna, Water, and Quail Exodus 16–17
11 11/15/2015 The Ten Commandments Exodus 19–20
12 11/22/2015 Worship in the Tabernacle Exodus 40
13 11/29/2015 The Bronze Serpent Numbers 21:4–9

Winter 2015

God Sends His Son to Save Us

Lesson Date Lesson Title Lesson Bible Text
1 12/6/2015 The Birth of John Foretold Luke 1:5–25
2 12/13/2015 The Birth of Jesus Foretold Luke 1:26–38
3 12/20/2015 Mary Visits Elizabeth Luke 1:39–56
4 12/27/2015 The Birth of John Luke 1:57–80
5 1/3/2016 An Angel Visits Joseph Matthew 1:18–25
6 1/10/2016 The Birth of Jesus Luke 2:1–20
7 1/17/2016 The Presentation of Jesus Luke 2:22–40
8 1/24/2016 The Visit of the Wise Men Matthew 2
9 1/31/2016 The Boy Jesus in the Temple Luke 2:41–52
10 2/7/2016 John Prepares the Way Matthew 3:1–12
11 2/14/2016 The Baptism of Jesus Luke 3:15–22
12 2/21/2016 The Temptation of Jesus Luke 4:1–13
13 2/28/2016 Jesus Calls Philip and Nathaniel John 1:43–51

Spring 2016

Jesus Teaches about God's Kingdom

Lesson Date Lesson Title Lesson Bible Text
1 3/6/2016 Jesus Preaches on the Mount Matthew 5:1–12
2 3/13/2016 Jesus Teaches Us to Trust Matthew 6:25–34
3 3/20/2016 Jesus Is Anointed Luke 7:36–50
4 3/27/2016 Jesus Feeds Five Thousand John 6:1–14
5 4/3/2016 The Transfiguration Matthew 17:1–9
6 4/10/2016 Jesus Sends the Seventy-Two Luke 10:1–24
7 4/17/2016 The Good Samaritan Luke 10:25–37
8 4/24/2016 The Good Shepherd John 10:1–18
9 5/1/2016 Jesus Teaches Us to Pray Luke 11:1–13; John 16:23–33
10 5/8/2016 Jesus Raises Lazarus John 11:1–45
11 5/15/2016 Jesus Seeks the Lost Luke 15
12 5/22/2016 Jesus Heals Ten Lepers Luke 17:11–19
13 5/29/2016 Jesus Blesses the Little Children Mark 10:13–16