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God's Will for Life: Studies in Mark Leader Session Guide: Together in Faith

God's Will for Life: Studies in Mark Leader Session Guide: Together in Faith

Connect your small group to worship with this study that follows readings from Year B, Lectionary 11-13. God's Will for Life is a study that also can be used during any season as a thematic study of the book of Mark.
This 3-session study looks at the texts in Mark from historical, literary, Lutheran theological, and devotional perspectives.
1. Seeing God’s Will for Life Embedded in Creation (Mark 4:26-34)
2. Trusting God’s Will for Life When Nature Runs Amok (Mark 4:35-41)
3. Laying Hold of God’s Will for Life in the Face of Disease and Death (Mark 5:21-43) 
This Leader Guide contains all the content from the companion learner guide, plus these unique elements designed to help leaders prepare to engage participants in conversation:
  • Before You Begin: Helpful tips for preparing to lead the session.
  • Session Overview: Detailed description of key themes and content covered in each of the four contexts (Historical, Literary, Lutheran, Devotional). 
  • Key Definitions: Key terms or concepts that appear in the Session Overview.
  • Facilitator's Prayer: A prayer to help the leader center on the session theme and leadership task.
  • Bonus Activities: Optional activities that can be used to expand the core session.
  • Tips: Helpful hints, instructions, or background content.
  • Looking Ahead: Reminders about preparation for the next session.

Note: This Leader Guide refers to a Session Prep Video and a subscription version of Book of Faith studies that are not available.

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  • Publisher Augsburg Fortress
  • Format Paperback
  • ISBN 9780806695839
  • Brand Book of Faith
  • Age/Grade Range Adult
  • Pages 40
  • Dimensions 8.5 x 11
  • Publication Date May 15, 2009

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