Application Part of a Bible Lesson - Teacher Training Resources


The application part of a Bible lesson should do more than bring a conclusion to the lesson. It should begin a quest for students to apply God's Word to their daily lives. Given the opportunity in class to discuss the implications of what has been learned and practice how it can be applied to life, students will be more likely to put it into practice in their every day lives.

Don't forget the application
"Anyone who listens to the word but does not do what it says is like a man who looks at his face in a mirror and after looking at himself, goes away and immediately forgets what what he looks like. But the man who looks intently into the perfect law that gives freedom, and continues to do this, not forgetting what he has heard, but doing it -- he will be blessed in what he does." (James 1:22-25)
-- Make sure teachers get to the application part of the lesson. --

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  • How To Apply the Bible by David R. Veerman - not specifically written for teachers but should prove to be helpful


Application Worksheet

In this four page teacher training worksheet Bible teachers will examine God's intent for application and look at the implications for Bible lesson preparation, methodology, and follow-up.

Heart Transformation or Behavior Modification? Worksheet

This two page teacher training worksheet targeting teachers of children emphasizes how Bible teaching that simply applies natural principles of learning will yield natural results, mere behavior modification. Though God did design people to learn in certain ways, that is only the starting point.

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