St. John the Evangelist was one of the 12 apostles of Jesus Christ. He is the author of the Gospel of John, the Epistles of John, and the Book of Revelation. His feast day is December 27.
Bible Scavenger Hunt is a game for youth which gets kids up and moving and encourages them to get familiar with their Bibles
Lectio Divina means “divine reading”. It is a prayer practice which trusts that God speaks to us through scripture. This is a practice I started doing regularly a few years ago.
The Gospel of Mark is the shortest of the four gospels. It has an urgency to it. Phrases like “immediately” and “at once” are frequently encountered.
The Book of Psalms is a book of prayers. The psalms express the author’s praise, thanksgiving, distress, or even anger. Here are some resources, reflections, and social media graphics for the Book of Psalms.
Inspired By You letters give teens an opportunity to reflect on a person who has inspired them. They are also an opportunity to inspire themselves! This activity goes well with a meeting focused on the Holy Spirit or on Scripture as the inspired Word of God. It could also be used as part of a Confirmation program.