Week 1: The Example of Jesus
Lesson: Theme: Serving with a Christlike Attitude Scripture: Mark 10:45 Main Point: Jesus came to serve, not to be served.
Opening Prayer: (By invitation)
Activity: Foot Washing Experience Instructions: Set up a foot washing station with warm water, towels, and fragrant oils. Invite the teenagers to participate in washing one another’s feet as an act of service and humility. Encourage them to reflect on Jesus’ example of serving others and the importance of having a servant’s heart.
Summary: In this lesson, we explored the example of Jesus as the ultimate servant leader. Through the foot washing experience, the teenagers experienced firsthand the humility and selflessness required in serving others. They were challenged to imitate Jesus’ attitude of servanthood in their daily lives.
Scripture Memorization: Mark 10:45 – “For even the Son of Man did not come to be served, but to serve, and to give his life as a ransom for many.” (Due by next week)
Possible Refreshment: Servant Heart Cookies Decorate heart-shaped cookies with icing and edible markers, emphasizing the idea of serving others with a loving and humble heart.
Closing Prayer: (By invitation)