Confirmation Day 3: Jesus, the Son of God (L2)
Lesson 2: Jesus, Our Savior
Objective: Jesus suffered and died for the sins of all people; Jesus is the foundation of our faith
Learning Outcome:Explain why Jesus suffered and died on the cross
Confirmation Exercise Questions
# 11. How did God reconcile the sin-fallen world with himself? By giving His only Son for the sins of the world.
Dearest Jesus, on Golgotha / Show Your wounds of love to us. / Our dear Father’s heart of mercy / Shines in glory on the cross. / May I always know and see / You were sacrificed for me. (SHZ 311 v. 1)
God was in Christ, reconciling the world unto himself, not imputing their trespasses unto them; and hath committed unto us the word of reconciliation. (2 Cor 5:19)
Additional Reference Material
Matt. 26:14-27:66; Mark 14:12-15:47; Luke 22:7-23:56; John 18:1-19:42; 1 Cor. 15:1-4; 2; Cor. 5:18-21; Rev. 1:17,18, 20:14, 1 John 2:1,2; Gen. 3:15,21
Additional Lesson Points
• Jesus' salvation work was a crucial victory over sin and death.
• Student will know the passion history of Jesus and understand that He died for our sins ad corrected the Fall in paradise.
• We receive our sins forgiven on the basis of Jesus' suffering and sacrificial death.
SRK/LLC Book: Jesus Our Savior, Stories of Jesus 4.