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.
- Let’s Get Started: Introductory material.
- We are the Church: What and who are the church?
- The Book of Books: Introduction to the Bible and how to use it.
- God, the Father: The first person of the Trinity, attributes of God, the 10 Commandments.
- God, the Son: Summary of the life, death and resurrection of Christ.
- 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.
- God’s Church Grows: General church, history and Methodist history.
- We Worship God: Elements of congregational worship (preaching, music, creeds, etc. and what happens to us as we worship).
- The Church Celebrates: The sacraments: Baptism and Holy Communion.
- God’s Plan for our World: Sin and redemption.
- Faithful Disciples: Prayers, presence, gifts and service to the church.
- We Live the Christian Life: Spiritual disciplines and decision making.
- Are You a Christian? How to make a decision for Christ.