This weekly magazine for teens is graphically appealing, culturally relevant, and biblically centered. Articles about, for, and by teens make it easy to reflect on the week's lesson. Five 13-week sets.
Every week, Encounter(TM) teen Sunday school curriculum challenges students with an engaging Bible study that helps them understand God, the Bible, doctrine, or a biblical worldview. Students experience lessons in ways that fit their learning styles--hands-on activities like drama, art, and games, as well as intellectually engaging small group discussions, research, and reporting. Students explore what it means to encounter God in their everyday lives. Encounter(TM)--The Magazine (take-home) reminds students of how the lesson fits into their lives with engaging articles and stories, daily lesson-related devotions, and invitations to go online and share their response to the week's topic. Each week's lesson follows 4 easy steps: 1. Setting the Stage--students define the week's topic 2. Searching the Word--students get into the Bible 3. Making It Real--students learn how the topic applies to their world 4. Living It Out--students apply the week's topic to their personal lives