Discovery: Adult Confirmation

From the Bristol House Collection

Discovery is becoming increasingly popular as a membership resource and basic belief study for United Methodists.

This material is suitable for Senior High students and Adults.  There are 13 lessons in a combined Teacher/Student book.

The lesson subjects correspond to those in the We Believe material. 

Lessons

  1. Let's Get Started: Introductory material.
  2. We are the Church: What and who are the church?
  3. The Book of Books: Introduction to the Bible and how to use it.
  4. God, the Father: The first person of the Trinity, attributes of God, the 10 Commandments.
  5. God, the Son: Summary of the life, death and resurrection of Christ.
  6. God, the Holy Spirit: Who is the Holy Spirit and how does He work in our lives? The gifts of the Spirit and the fruit of the Spirit.
  7. God's Church Grows: General church, history and Methodist history.
  8. We Worship God: Elements of congregational worship (preaching, music, creeds, etc. and what happens to us as we worship).
  9. The Church Celebrates: The sacraments: Baptism and Holy Communion.
  10. God's Plan for our World: Sin and redemption.
  11. Faithful Disciples: Prayers, presence, gifts and service to the church.
  12. We Live the Christian Life: Spiritual disciplines and decision making.
  13. Are You a Christian? How to make a decision for Christ.