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Week 3: Grace that Clothes Us

 

Key Verses

You are all God’s children through faith in Christ Jesus. All of you who were baptized into Christ have clothed yourselves with Christ. There is neither Jew nor Greek; there is neither slave nor free; nor is there male and female, for you are all one in Christ Jesus. — Galatians 3:26-28 (CEB)

Key Concept

We are justified by faith in Jesus Christ, not through obedience to the law. This is symbolized by our baptism as we are cleansed by Christ, clothed by Christ, and made one in Christ. 

Resources for this week include:

  • Worship Helps: This resource includes traditional and contemporary elements for worship such as calls to worship, prayers, music suggestion, and an Eastertide worship symbol.
  • Sermon Seeds: Background on the text, theological reflection, and suggestions for life application are provided for those who are preaching on Galatians 3 this Sunday.
  • Bible Study Overview and Discussion Questions: Small groups are invited to read a short overview of Galatians 3 and discuss these questions as they reflect on “Grace that Clothes Us.”
  • Children’s Curriculum: This material is designed for elementary children (K-5th) to learn about how God’s grace clothes us. It can be used for Sunday school or a mid-week gathering.

 

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