Return Home
ArchiveSearchAbout UsLCMSYM Links
Follow on TwitterBe Our FriendContact thESource

(Create Profile)
Username:

Bible Studies

thESource Bible studies are written for use in congregational youth settings, but can be adapted for other settings. Studies vary from one-time studies to multi- part studies. Browse all you like, and print and use what you like!

Topics

Addictions | Advent | Angels | Baptism | Biblical Case Studies
Books of the Bible | Christian LifeChristmas | Confirmation | Culture
Dating | Easter | Faith | Family | ForgivenessFor Ministry Teams
For Youth Workers | Following Christ | Friendship | Genetic Issues
God's Image  | God's Love | Health | Homosexuality | Identity | Jesus
Junior High | LeadershipLife After Youth Group | LonelinessMeditation
Movies | Music | Outreach/EvangelismPrayer | Relationships | Rest
Salvation | Sanctity of Life | Self Esteem | Servanthood
Spiritual Gifts | Spiritual Growth | Stewardship | Stress | Suicide | Teams
TransitionsVictory Over SatanVocation | Worship


Addictions
The Addictive Personality, by Dr. Reed Lessing (four parts)

Advent
The Nativity Story, by Matt Behrens (four part)
Visiting with Angels, by Heath Lewis (three parts)

Angels
Visiting with Angels, by Heath Lewis (three parts)

Baptism
I am BAPTIZED, by Rev. Bart Day (one part)

Biblical Case Studies
Messy Relationships (Samson & Delilah, Hosea & Gomer), by Leah Abel (one part)
Faith Under Fire (Shadrach, Meshach & Abednego), by Bo Chapman (one part)
Nehemiah, by Bo Chapman (one part)
Jesus and the People He Healed, by Mark Cook (one part)
Paul, Barnabas and John Mark, by Dr. Bill Cullen (one part)
Esther: God's Big Plans, by Rebekah Freed (one part)
Jesus and the Pharisees, by Jason Glaskey (one part)
Ruth and Naomi, by Anne Gonzalez (one part)
Jesus and John the Baptist, by Adam Griffin (one part)
Through the Desert with a Bunch of Flaky Whiners, by Candice Hill (five part)
The Addictive Personality, by Dr. Reed Lessing (four parts) 
Moses - A Leadership Study, by Jeffrey Meinz (one part)
Rachel and Leah, by Ebencilin Mohan (one part)
Youth Faith: Biblical Text Messages about Young Souls, by Dr. Russ Moulds (four part)
Youth Stress: Biblical Text Messages for Young Souls, by Dr. Russ Moulds (four part)
Jacob and Esau, by Beth Niggemeyer (one part)
Jesus and His Mother, by Jay Reed (one part)
Jesus vs. Satan, by Jonathan Ruehs (one part)
David and Jonathan, by Jonathan Ruehs (one part)
Joseph, a True Success Story, by Madison Schulz (one part)
Rahab - An Unlikely Helper, by Madison Shulz (one part)
Daniel and the Kings, by Victoria Standifer-Weaver (one part)
Gideon - Asking for Proof, by Victoria Standifer-Weaver (one part)
Noah - God's Crazy Request, by Victoria Standifer-Weaver (one part)
Abraham - A Father's Sacrifice, by Victoria Standifer-Weaver (one part)
Ruth - God's Provision, by Victoria Standifer-Weaver (one part)
Peter - Just When You Thought You Had It All, by Jon Zoch (one part)

Books of the Bible
Lamentations, by Alaina Kleinbeck (one part)
A Conversational Real World Study about Ecclesiastes, by Dr. Mark Meehl (four part)
Running with God (Haggai), by Ebencilin Mohan (four part)
Follow Me! A Study about the Gospel of Mark, by Daniel Paavola (four part)
Philippians, by Peter Steinke (four part)

Christian Life
Cardio Condition: Training a Servant's Heart, by Derek Broten (two part)
Restored: God's Plan for the Health of the Whole Person, by Jerry Joersz (four part)
Zapping Zip-Code Christianity, by Joel Lehenbauer (four part)
A Conversational Real World Study about Ecclesiastes, by Dr. Mark Meehl (four part)
Running with God (Haggai), by Ebencilin Mohan (four part)
Sermon on the Mount, by Tommy Moll (three part)
Follow Me! A Study about the Gospel of Mark, by Daniel Paavola (four part)
Whose Space is It? MySpace!, by Ryan Peterson (four part)

Christmas
The Nativity Story, by Matt Behrens (four part)

Confirmation
Confirmation Rewind: Taking Another Look at Our Faith, by Dr. John Oberdeck (four part)

Culture
Jesus and Culture, by Josh Knippa (four part)

Dating
I Pledge You My Faithfulness, by Jim Gimbel (one part)
For guys: How Should a Godly Man Treat a Woman?, by Adam Griffin (one part)
Let's Talk Dating, by Mark and Heather Manning (one part)
For girls: Opposites Attract, by Lauren Nietubicz (one part)
Can We Hold Hands? Thoughts on Teens and Sex, by Darrell Zimmerman (one part)

Easter
He is Risen, Indeed! Alleluia!, by Candice Hill (one part)

Faith
Faith Under Fire (Shadrach, Meshach & Abednego), by Bo Chapman (one part)
Youth Faith: Biblical Text Messages about Young Souls, by Dr. Russ Moulds (four part)
Confirmation Rewind: Taking Another Look at Our Faith, by Dr. John Oberdeck (four part)
Losers vs. Winners, by Sheree Patterson and Emily Phoenix (four part)
Can Music Move Mountains?, by Benjamin Squires (four part)
Joseph, a True Success Story, by Madison Schulz (one part)
Rahab - An Unlikely Helper, by Madison Schulz (one part)
Gideon - Asking for Proof, by Victoria Standifer-Weaver (one part)
Noah - God's Crazy Request, by Victoria Standifer-Weaver (one part)
Abraham - A Father's Sacrifice, by Victoria Standifer-Weaver (one part)
Ruth - God's Provision, by Victoria Standifer-Weaver (one part)

Family
Ruth and Naomi, by Anne Gonzalez (one part)
Family Conflicts - Resolving or Dissolving, by Katie Gosswein (one part)
A Conversational Study that's all about Family, by Dr. Mark Meehl (four part)
Rachel and Leah, by Ebencilin Mohan (one part)
Jacob and Esau, by Beth Niggemeyer (one part)
Jesus and His Mother, by Jay Reed (one part)

Forgiveness
A Visit to Narnia, by Matt Behrens (four part)
Song Discussion: I'm Not a Robot, by Heidi Goehmann (one part)
Spiderman 3: Forgiveness Fights Your Dark Side, by Mark Thompson (one part)
Don't Blame God, by Brian Weaver (one part)

For Ministry Teams
Through the Desert with a Bunch of Flaky Whiners, by Candice Hill (five part)

For Youth Workers
Be Still and Listen: A Bible Study for the Busy, by Jessica Bordeleau (two part)
Lamentations, by Alaina Kleinbeck (one part)

Following Christ
Sermon on the Mount, by Tommy Moll (three part)
Follow Me! A Study about the Gospel of Mark, by Daniel Paavola (four part)
Losers vs. Winners, by Sheree Patterson and Emily Phoenix (four part)

Friendship
Paul, Barnabas and John Mark, by Dr. Bill Cullen (one part)
ET - The Extraterrestrial, by Brian Pike (three part or one part)
David and Jonathan, by Jonathan Ruehs (one part)

Genetic Issues
Redesigning the Created Human Being (five part)

God's Image
Made...In His Image, by Emily Beckwith (three part)

God's Love
A Visit to Narnia, by Matt Behrens (four part)
With Arms Outstretched, by Walt Waiser (three prat)

Health
Be Still and Listen: A Bible Study for the Busy, by Jessica Bordeleau (two part)
Restored: God's Plan for the Health of the Whole Person, by Jerry Joersz (four part)
A Meditative Exercise in Sabbath Being, by Tim Rippstein (one part)
Sabbath Rest, by Tim Ripppstein (one part)

Homosexuality
Do You Believe in Love...Real Love?, by Bo Chapman (one part)
Don't Blame God, by Brian Weaver (one part)

Identity
A Visit to Narnia, by Matt Behrens (four part)
Song Discussion: Remind Me Who I Am, by Matt Behrens (one part)
iDentity, by Jay Reed (four part)

Jesus
Jesus and the People He Healed, by Mark Cook (one part)
Jesus and the Pharisees, by Jason Glaskey (one part)
Jesus and John the Baptist, by Adam Griffin (one part)
Jesus and Culture, by Josh Knippa (four part)
Jesus and His Mother, by Jay Reed (one part)
Jesus vs. Satan, by Jonathan Ruehs (one part)
Peter - Just When You Thought You Had It All, by Jon Zoch (one part)

Junior High
New Challenges and New Opportunities, by Tommy Moll (three part)

Leadership
Nehemiah, by Bo Chapman (one part)
We are the Church!, by Heidi Goehmann (two part)
Through the Desert with a Bunch of Flaky Whiners, by Candice Hill (five part)
Moses - A Leadership Study, by Jeffrey Meinz (one part)

Life After Youth Group
Let's Talk the Future, by Jim Butler (one part)
Esther: God's Big Plans, by Rebekah Freed (one part)
When I Grow Up: Preparing for the Future while Living in the Present, by Emily Phoenix (four part)

Loneliness
My God, Why Have You Forsaken Me?, by Vern Gunderman (one part)

Meditation
A Bone to Pick with God, by Tim Rippstein (one part)

Movies
The Nativity Story, by Matt Behrens (four part)
War Horse, by Sean Cramer (one part)
ET - The Extraterrestrial, by Brian Pike (three part or one part)
Hall of Heroes, by Jonathan Ruehs (one part)
Spiderman 3: Forgiveness Fights Your Dark Side, by Mark Thompson (one part)

Music
Song Discussion: Remind Me Who I Am, by Matt Behrens (one part)
Song Discussion: I'm Not a Robot, by Heidi Goehmann (one part)
Song Discussion: With My Headphones On, by Steve Meyer (one part)
Can Music Move Mountains?, by Benjamin Squires (four part)

Outreach/Evangelism
Zapping Zip-Code Christianity, by Joel Lehenbauer (four part)

Prayer
Nehemiah, by Bo Chapman (one part)
In Everything, by Jason Glaskey (two part)

Relationships
Messy Relationships (Samson & Delilah, Hosea & Gomer), by Leah Abel (one part)
Jesus and the People He Healed, by Mark Cook (one part)
Paul, Barnabas and John Mark, by Dr. Bill Cullen (one part)
Esther: God's Big Plans, by Rebekah Freed (one part)
I Pledge You My Faithfulness, by Jim Gimbel (one part)
Jesus and the Pharisees, by Jason Glaskey (one part)
Ruth and Naomi, by Anne Gonzalez (one part)
Jesus and John the Baptist, by Adam Griffin (one part)
For guys: How Should a Godly Man Treat a Woman?, by Adam Griffin (one part)
Let's Talk Dating, by Mark and Heather Manning (one part)
Song Discussion: With My Headphones On, by Steve Meyer (one part)
Rachel and Leah, by Ebencilin Mohan (one part)
For girls: Opposites Attract, by Lauren Nietubicz (one part)
Jacob and Esau, by Beth Niggemeyer (one part)
Jesus and His Mother, by Jay Reed (one part)
David and Jonathan, by Jonathan Ruehs (one part)
Peter - Just When You Thought You Had It All, by Jon Zoch (one part)

Rest
Be Still and Listen: A Bible Study for the Busy, by Jessica Bordeleau (two part)
A Meditative Exercise in Sabbath Being, by Tim Rippstein (one part)
Sabbath Rest, by Tim Ripppstein (one part)

Salvation
A Visit to Narnia, by Matt Behrens (four part)
Jesus and Culture, by Josh Knippa (four part)

Sanctity of Life
Redesigning the Created Human Being (five part)
Life is Precious, by Heather Melcher (one part)

Self Esteem
Made...In His Image, by Emily Beckwith (three part)

Servanthood
Cardio Condition: Training a Servant's Heart, by Derek Broten (two part)

Spiritual Gifts
Gifted, by Dean Nadasdy (three part)

Spiritual Growth
Be Still and Listen: A Bible Study for the Busy, by Jessica Bordeleau (two part)
Explode Your Bible, by Rebekah Freed (four part)
We Are the Church, by Heidi Goehmann (two part)
Sermon on the Mount, by Tommy Moll (three part)
Gifted, by Dean Nadasdy (three part)

Stewardship
Stewardship, by Anthony Creeden (three part)
Hold On Loosely, by Dave Rueter (one part)

Stress
Youth Stress: Biblical Text Messages for Young Souls, by Dr. Russ Moulds (four part)
Philippians, by Peter Steinke

Suicide
Suicide Talks: The "S" Word, by Cassie Moore (one part)

Teams
Paul, Barnabas and John Mark, by Dr. Bill Cullen (one part)

Transitions
New Challenges and New Opportunities, by Tommy Moll (three part)

Victory Over Satan
A Visit to Narnia, by Matt Behrens (four part)
Jesus vs. Satan, by Jonathan Ruehs (one part)

Vocation
When I Grow Up: Preparing for the Future while Living in the Present, by Emily Phoenix (four part)

Worship
Living Worship, by Brandon Metcalf (four part)

 

thESource Web site was developed in part by a grant from Thrivent Financial for Lutherans.
This site runs on Inspirlink
.