Before the Session

Facilitator: In advance of the session

  • Review today’s scripture text and the session activities to help better facilitate the discussion.
  • Have the Bible Background Video ready to view.
  • Listen to the Faithelement podcast for this session
  • Use the social media prompts on this session’s webpage to help youth begin engaging the session them ahead of their gathering.


Find two or three items that people would not readily associate together, such as a feather, a band-aid, and a battery. While holding them where they are visible to the group, bring the group together and tell them that you want them to choose sides for an activity you are planning. Form as many teams as you need to ensure that there are no more than six people on a team by first having the group select the team captains, then having the captains take turns choosing their teammates. While the teams are being formed, do not tell them anything about the activity, but encourage them to make assumptions based on the objects you’re holding. After choosing teams, set the items down, gather the group, and ask:

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