Journey: Disciples


Journey: Disciples is the first book in a 4-year high school curriculum series from AwanaYM. Experience Journey: Disciples firsthand by downloading a free lesson on Prayer!

Journey: Disciples Curriculum Guide

The table below shows the lessons for each week. There are 32 lessons.

Lesson Title Core Scripture Core Thought
Unit 1 - Identity in Christ

1.1- Sin

Romans 3:9-31

Mankind is broken due to the effects of sin.

1.2- Holiness

Hebrews 9:18-28

Mankind was created to be holy.

1.3- Sanctification

Philippians 2:1-16

The transformation to become like Jesus Christ is a process.

1.4- Identity in Christ

2 Corinthians 5:14-21

Our true identity is found in a relationship with Jesus.

Unit 2 - Disciple of Christ

2.1- Faith

Hebrews 11

Without faith, it's impossible to please God.

2.2- Worship

Psalm 145

Worship is our heartfelt response to the goodness and love of God

2.3- Prayer

Luke 11:1-13

Prayer is a conversation based on a loving relationship with our heavenly Father! 

2.4- Disciple

Matthew 10

God wants us to surrender our will and our ways that we may become like His Son, Jesus Christ. 

Unit 3 - Rhythms

3.1- Scripture

Psalm 1

A disciple reflects and responds to God's Word on a regular basis in order to live as God intends

3.2- Rest & Renewal

Exodus 20:8-11

God designed an essential pattern for rest and renewal.

3.3- Accountability

Galatians 6:1-10

God designed us to rely on one another, not just ourselves.

3.4- Rhythms

Matthew 11:25-30

God created us to live our lives according to His design.

Unit 4 - Stewardship

4.1- Purpose

John 15:1-17

God has a unique calling for each one of our lives.

4.2- Ministry

Matthew 20:20-28

God desires for each of His people to be a servant.

4.3- $$ Stuff

Matthew 6:19-24

God does not value what the world values.

4.4- Stewardship

Matthew 25:14-30

God desires for us to take responsibility for all that He has given to us.

Unit 5 - Love

5.1- Family (Storge)

Ruth 1-2

God designed you to be part of a family circle.

5.2- Friends (Phileo)

1 Samuel 18:1-5; 1 Samuel 19:1-7

God designed our friendships to help shape us.

5.3- Marriage (Eros)

Genesis 2:15-25

God designed marriage as a sacred relationship of love and intimacy.

5.4- Love (Agape)

1 Corinthians 13

God's love is infinitely greater than anything we encounter in this world.

Unit 6 - Suffering

6.1- Obedience

1 John 2:1-6

God desires for us to be obedient.

6.2- Pain

Hebrews 12:3-11

Life involves painful experiences that instructs us.

6.3- Persecution

John 15:18-25

The followers of Jesus were told to expect persecution.

6.4- Suffering

Romans 8:18-25

Suffering is temporary - Glory is eternal

Unit 7 - Church

7.1- Communion

1 Corinthians 11:17-34

The Church regularly gathers to remember Christ's death.

7.2- Baptism

Romans 6:1-14

Baptism is a public declaration of our faith in Jesus.

7.3- Celebration

Luke 15:11-32

The Church celebrates the great things of God.

7.4- Church

Acts 2:37-47

The Church serves as the representatives of God's Kingdom on Earth

Unit 8 - Missions

8.1- Jerusalem

Matthew 22:34-40

The first step in missions is to love the people in your neighborhood.

8.2- Judea/Samaria

John 4:1-42

Spreading the Gospel expands to your city and beyond.

8.3- Uttermost Parts

Acts 8:26-40

God desires for His Church to take the Gospel to the world.

8.4- Missions

Matthew 28:16-20

Followers of Jesus make disciples.