Category Archives: Small group materials

Let there be… stuff?

A six-session curriculum by The Story of Stuff, that helps Christian teenagers explore the relationship between their consumption, their faith, and the health of the planet.

  • Small group materials
  • consumerism; Story of Stuff; wonder
  • Exodus 20; Genesis 1; Genesis 2; Hosea 4; Isaiah 24; Isaiah 45; Luke 4; Matthew 3; Psalm 8
  • The Story of Stuff
  • GreenFaith; The Story of Stuff
  • The Story of Stuff
  • *
  • en
  • CC BY-NC-ND 4.0

Seven Days of Creation for the Church in Africa

A Week of Bible Explorations written by Allen Goddard

  • Small group materials
  • Africa; creation
  • Genesis 2; Genesis 8; Isaiah 35; John 1; Mark 4; Psalm 104; Revelation 21
  • Goddard, Allen
  • A Rocha South Africa
  • 2009
  • en
  • CC BY-SA 4.0

Marine Conservation in Genesis 1:20–31: An inductive bible study

Marine conservation in the Bible? While the Bible does not use those words directly, it does speak to this topic. Come explore what the Bible has to say.

  • Small group materials
  • conservation; oceans
  • Genesis 1
  • Sluka, Bob
  • A Rocha International
  • 2014
  • en
  • CC BY-SA 4.0

What a Wildly Wonderful World – A Bible study on biodiversity

The main question Psalm 104 makes us ask is: who is this all for? Everything – trees, birds, mountains, humans, lions and sea monsters, is completely dependent on God, and draws its value from relationship with God.

  • Small group materials
  • biodiversity
  • Psalm 104
  • Bookless, Dave
  • A Rocha UK
  • 2010
  • en
  • CC BY-SA 4.0

What a Wildly Wonderful World – Bible study: People and wildlife

This Bible study looks at three responses to nature: to study it like Solomon; to appreciate quiet places for retreat and solitude, as did Jesus; and to protect, as did Noah.

  • Small group materials
  • biodiversity
  • 1 Kings 4; Genesis 9; Mark 14; Mark 16; Mark 6; Proverbs 30
  • Bookless, Dave
  • A Rocha UK
  • 2010
  • en
  • CC BY-SA 4.0

Just Food – 1. All good gifts around us: Bible study

The following bible study is based on Genesis 1:26–31, and ties together the theme of celebrating food through small group activities, discussion questions and a film suggestion.

  • Small group materials
  • food
  • Genesis 1
  • Campbell-Clause, Pip
  • A Rocha UK
  • 2011
  • en
  • CC BY-SA 4.0

Just Food – 5. Feeding the Body of Christ: Bible study

This Bible study draws a comparison between the Eucharist / Holy Communion and the banquet in God’s Kindgom.

  • Small group materials
  • food
  • Luke 14
  • Campbell-Clause, Pip
  • A Rocha UK
  • 2011
  • en
  • CC BY-SA 4.0

Our Daily Bread – Food in God’s Creation

This material for study and discussion was written by Prof R J ‘Sam’ Berry for inclusion in the 2011 Just Food Environment Resource Pack, by A Rocha UK.

  • Reflections; Small group materials
  • food; population growth; scarcity; sustainability
  • Berry, R J
  • A Rocha UK
  • 2011
  • en
  • CC BY-SA 4.0

Just Food – 4. Bread of Life: Bible study

The ‘Bread of Life: Kingdom Food’ Bible study, which also includes activities such as Food Bingo, Scrambled Bible Verses, and film suggestions.

  • Small group materials
  • bread; food
  • John 6
  • Campbell-Clause, Pip
  • A Rocha UK
  • 2011
  • en
  • CC BY-SA 4.0

Just Food – 2. The price we pay for food: Bible study

This Bible study encourages reflection on the topic of food, through the creation of a food map, Bible reading, debate, practical activity, prayer and a movie suggestion.

  • Small group materials
  • food
  • Luke 12
  • Campbell-Clause, Pip
  • A Rocha UK
  • 2011
  • en
  • CC BY-SA 4.0