Middle school students are ready to take ownership of their faith. They’re also intellectually prepared to read and understand the Bible for themselves. This course will guide students through the genres, timeline, and overarching story of Scripture. Students will also study specific passages from each genre of the Bible to learn how to read and interpret Scripture in its historical, cultural, and literary context. They will gain hands-on experience in interpreting the Bible accurately and applying it with the guidance of the Holy Spirit. 

Overall, this course will equip students with the tools and skills to read and interpret the Bible with confidence, know God through His Word, and discern biblical truth for themselves.

Supply List: 

  • An NIV Study Bible (Find one your student likes! Or, here’s an option on Amazon: click here.)
  • 3-ring binder with wide or narrow-ruled paper inside
  • An assortment of pens, pencils, and Bible highlighters 
  • Dry-erase lap/whiteboard, 9×12 (or so). Any 9×12 whiteboard will do, or here’s an option you can order on Amazon: click here
  • Dry erase markers (preferably fine tip) with an eraser. Any will do, or here’s an option you can order on Amazon: click here.