Advent Christian Academy is an online gathering space where children can grow in biblical literacy and catechism knowledge. The Advent provides three lessons per week that include a Bible reading from our Bible Benchmarks resource, video instruction, an engaging worksheet, and links to music from New City Catechism. These 30-minute lessons enable families to offer their children Christian education at home.
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Bible Benchmarks Lesson 7: Genesis 12
I. Know the Bible! (Biblical Literacy)
ACA Lesson Plan
Bible Benchmarks Curriculum
A computer, tablet, or other device that will allow you to watch videos with parental supervision
Step #1: Watch Introduction Video
Step #2: Read Bible Benchmarks summary for Reading #7 (Genesis 12 – The Call of Abram) found on Page 23 in the Bible Benchmarks curriculum.
Step #3 – Read Genesis 12 in your Bible or with an adult.
Step #4 – Download and complete this worksheet.
Cool Bonus Exercise: Watch this video about Genesis 12-50 from the Bible Project. It is better suited for older students. It has great graphics!
II. Know the Truth! (Catechism Training)
Step #1 – Read the question below and answer below out loud.
Question: What does the law of God require?
Answer: That we love God with all our heart, soul, mind, and strength; and love our neighbor as ourselves.
Step #2 – Listen to and memorize the song for Question 6 below.