Superbook transports Chris, Joy, and Gizmo back in time to experience the story of Creation. Your students will learn important lessons about obedience and forgiveness and discover that although we do things we shouldn’t—God is full of love and has a wonderful plan for our future.
LESSON 1: HONOR GOD
SuperTruth: I will honor God as my Creator and obey His Word.
SuperVerse: “You will experience all these blessings if you obey the LORD your God.” Deuteronomy 28:2 (NLT)
LESSON 2: RESIST TEMPTATION
SuperTruth: God created me to do good things.
SuperVerse: "For we are God’s masterpiece. He has created us anew in Christ Jesus, so we can do the good things He planned for us long ago." Ephesians 2:10 (NLT)
LESSON 3: GOD HAS A PLAN
SuperTruth: God has a plan to bring me back to Him.
SuperVerse: “And I will cause hostility between you and the woman, and between your offspring and her offspring. He will strike your head and you will strike His heel.” Genesis 3:15 (NLT)
Chris and Joy are excited to skip school and hang out with a gang of tough skateboarders. Superbook takes Chris, Joy, and Gizmo to meet Noah, the only righteous person in an evil world. Witness how his faith results in a mighty miracle—as he, his family, and the earth’s animals are saved from a catastrophic flood. The children learn that God cares for those who trust in Him!
LESSON 1: OBEDIENCE BY FAITH
SuperTruth: By faith, I will obey God
SuperVerse: "It was by faith that Noah built a large boat to save his family from the flood. He obeyed God, who warned him about things that had never happened before." Hebrews 11:7a (NLT)
LESSON 2: LIVE TO PLEASE THE LORD
SuperTruth: I will live my life to please the Lord.
SuperVerse: "But without faith, no one can please God. We must believe that God is real and that He rewards everyone who searches for Him." Hebrews 11:6 (CEV)
LESSON 3: GOD KEEPS HIS PROMISES
SuperTruth: God always keeps His promises.
SuperVerse: “When I send clouds over the earth, the rainbow will appear in the clouds, and I will remember My covenant with you and with all living creatures. Never again will the floodwaters destroy all life.” Genesis 9:14–15 (NLT)
Superbook takes Chris, Joy and Gizmo back in time to meet Job. Satan has received permission from God to test Job by taking away his fortune, family and health. Even so, Job steadfastly trusts God—and is eventually rewarded for his perseverance. The children learn they can overcome any difficulty by trusting God.
LESSON 1: JOB TRUSTS GOD
SuperTruth: When trouble comes, I can trust God.
SuperVerse: He said: “I have told you these things, so that in Me you may have peace. In this world you will have trouble. But take heart! I have overcome the world.” John 16:33 (NIV)
LESSON 2: GOD’S PRESENCE
SuperTruth: God is always with me.
SuperVerse: “Be strong and of good courage, do not fear nor be afraid of them; for the Lord your God, He is the One who goes with you. He will not leave you nor forsake you.” Deuteronomy 31:6 (NKJV)
LESSON 3: MY REDEEMER LIVES
SuperTruth: Jesus is my Redeemer.
SuperVerse: “But as for me, I know that my Redeemer lives, and He will stand upon the earth at last.” Job 19:25 (NLT)
Chris, Joy and Gizmo can’t understand their new friend, who speaks a different language. Superbook takes them to the ancient city of Babel, where people are building a great tower for their own glory. Discover how God stops them—then how He brings people together for His glory many years later on the day of Pentecost. Also witness how Jesus gives His followers the Great Commission, then ascends into heaven. The children learn that God’s love can bridge all barriers.
LESSON 1: THE POWER OF UNITY
SuperTruth: There is power in unity.
SuperVerse: He said: “These people are working together because they all speak the same language. This is just the beginning. Soon they will be able to do anything they want.” Genesis 11:6 (CEV)
LESSON 2: PURSUE THE HOLY SPIRIT
SuperTruth: I will pursue the Holy Spirit.
SuperVerse: "When the Day of Pentecost had fully come, they were all with one accord in one place." Acts 2:1 (NKJV)
LESSON 3: THE UNITY OF THE SPIRIT
SuperTruth: God brings unity by His Spirit.
SuperVerse: “Then make me truly happy by agreeing wholeheartedly with each other, loving one another, and working together with one mind and purpose.” Philippians 2:2 (NLT)
Chris is thrilled with his wildly popular new gaming system—until he hears that a sick boy in the hospital can’t get one. Superbook takes Chris, Joy, and Gizmo to meet Abraham, who faces the ultimate test of his faith. Witness how this loving father must decide who is most important—God or his beloved son, Isaac. The children learn that the hardest choices can bring the greatest joy!
LESSON 1: A RELATIONSHIP WITH GOD
SuperTruth: I will obey God and trust His promises.
SuperVerse: "If you obey Me and always do right, I will keep My solemn promise to you and give you more descendants than can be counted.” Genesis 17:1b–2 (CEV)
LESSON 2: PUT GOD FIRST
SuperTruth: I will obey God, even when it’s hard.
SuperVerse: “Don’t hurt the boy or harm him in any way!” the angel said. “Now I know that you truly obey God, because you were willing to offer Him your only son.” Genesis 22:12 (EV)
LESSON 3: GOD PROVIDES
SuperTruth: God loves me and gave Himself for me.
SuperVerse: “For God so loved the world that He gave His only begotten Son, that whoever believes in Him should not perish but have everlasting life.” John 3:16 (NKJV)
Chris is so eager to assemble his father’s new invention, he won’t follow directions—and that’s when things go wildly wrong! Superbook takes Chris, Joy and Gizmo to ancient Hebron. There, Abraham tells his servant Eliezer how to find a wife for his son, Isaac. Witness how Eliezer travels to a faraway land and finds the right woman—Rebekah—through obedience and prayer. The children discover that following God’s plan is always best.
LESSON 1: GOD GIVES WISDOM
SuperTruth: God will give me wisdom.
SuperVerse: "Seek His will in all you do, and He will show you which path to take.” Proverbs 3:6 (NLT)
LESSON 2: RESIST TEMPTATION
SuperTruth: God hears my prayers.
SuperVerse: “Because He bends down to listen, I will pray as long as I have breath!” Psalm 116:2 (NLT)
LESSON 3: OBEDIENCE TO BLESSINGS
SuperTruth: Obedience leads to blessings.
SuperVerse: “Stay on the path that the Lord your God has commanded you to follow. Then you will live long and prosperous lives.” Deuteronomy 5:33a (NLT)
Chris says he will never forgive Joy when she accidentally causes Gizmo to short-circuit by spraying him during a lively water fight. Superbook takes them to meet Jacob and Esau—twins who cannot get along. Discover how Jacob tricks his father and steals from Esau, then flees for his life. Witness the dramatic conclusion when the brothers finally meet again. The children learn how relationships that may seem hopelessly broken can be fixed through forgiveness!
LESSON 1: WE SHARE GOD’S BLESSINGS
SuperTruth: I am a child of God, and I share in all of His blessings.
SuperVerse: “Esau pleaded, 'But do you have only one blessing? Oh my father, bless me, too!' Then Esau broke down and wept.” Genesis 27:38 (NLT)
LESSON 2: VALUE YOUR BLESSINGS
SuperTruth: I will do my best to keep all of God’s blessings.
SuperVerse: The Man said, “Your name will no longer be Jacob. You have wrestled with God and with men, and you have won. That’s why your name will be Israel.” Genesis 32:28 (CEV)
LESSON 3: FORGIVE OTHERS
SuperTruth: I will forgive others as Jesus has forgiven me.
SuperVerse: “Be kind to each other, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, just as God through Christ has forgiven you.” Deuteronomy 5:33a (NLT)
Chris has the perfect plan to get great seats at the big game. The only thing he didn’t plan was what to do when everything goes wrong! Superbook takes Chris, Joy and Gizmo to meet Joseph. Witness the ups and downs of his life—from Jacob’s favorite son to a kidnapped slave, and from a forgotten prisoner to a powerful ruler in Egypt. The children learn that God is always working out His plans for our good, even when things seem out of control!
LESSON 1: JOSEPH TRUSTED GOD
SuperTruth: I will trust God and His plan for me.
SuperVerse: “Trust in the Lord with all your heart; do not depend on your own understanding.” Proverbs 3:5 (NLT)
LESSON 2: A GOOD PLAN FOR ME
SuperTruth: God’s plans for me are good.
SuperVerse: “For I know the plans I have for you,” says the Lord. “They are plans for good and not for disaster, to give you a future and a hope.” Jeremiah 29:11 (NLT)
LESSON 3: GOD’S PLAN FOR JESUS
SuperTruth: God’s plan for Jesus brought salvation to all.
SuperVerse: “You tried to harm me, but God made it turn out for the best, so that He could save all these people, as He is now doing.” Genesis 50:20 (CEV)
Just as Joy is heading out to the waterpark, she learns that her parents are helping at the community outreach drive today. As Joy grapples with what to do, Superbook appears and whisks the kids back to ancient Egypt. The kids meet Miriam who is helping
her family hide her baby brother from the Egyptians.
LESSON 1: Safe in God's Care
SuperTruth: I am safe in God’s care.
SuperVerse: "It was by faith that Moses’ parents hid him for three months when he was born. They saw that God had given them an unusual child, and they were not afraid to disobey the king’s command." Hebrews 11:23 (NLT)
LESSON 2: On Purpose
SuperTruth: God has a plan and purpose for my life.
SuperVerse: "Now go! I will be with you as you speak, and I will instruct you in what to say." Exodus 4:12 (NLT)
LESSON 3: The I AM
SuperTruth: God will reveal Himself to me.
SuperVerse: God replied to Moses, “I AM WHO I AM. Say this to the people of Israel: I AM has sent me to you.” Exodus 3:14 (NLT)
Chris, Joy and Gizmo can’t decide which adventure is the most thrilling of all-time—until Superbook whisks them off to ancient Egypt! They meet Moses—a prince who runs away to become a shepherd. Discover how God calls him to challenge Pharaoh and lead the Israelites out of slavery. Witness the miracles, the plagues, and the parting of the Red Sea! The children learn that when God is with us, all things are possible!
LESSON 1: GOD UNDERSTANDS
SuperTruth: God sees, hears and understands me.
SuperVerse: “I have surely seen the oppression of My people who are in Egypt, and have heard their cry because of their taskmasters, for I know their sorrows.” Exodus 3:7 (NKJV)
LESSON 2: GOD IS MY STRENGTH
SuperTruth: God will overcome my weakness.
SuperVerse: Moses pleaded, … “O Lord, I’m not very good with words.” … Then the LORD asked Moses, “Who makes a person’s mouth? … Is it not I, the LORD? Now go! I will be with you as you speak, and I will instruct you in what to say.” Exodus 4:10-12 (NLT)
LESSON 3: GOD REDEEMS
SuperTruth: God will redeem me.
SuperVerse: “I will bring you out from under the burdens of the Egyptians, I will rescue you from their bondage, and I will redeem you with an outstretched arm.” Exodus 6:6b (NKJV)
Tired of following the park rules, Chris leads Joy and Gizmo into a dangerous cave—where they get lost! Superbook transports them to the Sinai Desert, where they meet Moses, Aaron, and the Israelites. Witness the wonder as God gives the Ten Commandments, see the disastrous consequences when people disobey His laws, and discover His unfailing mercy and love. The children learn that God gives His people rules for their own protection and happiness!
LESSON 1: LOVE GOD
SuperTruth: I will love God.
SuperVerse: “So love the Lord your God with all your heart, soul, and strength.” Deuteronomy 6:5 (CEV)
LESSON 2: LOVE OTHERS
SuperTruth: I will love others.
SuperVerse: “You shall love your neighbor as yourself.” Leviticus 19:18b (NKJV)
LESSON 3: OBEY GOD’S RULES
SuperTruth: I will obey God’s rules even when the world says I don’t have to.
SuperVerse: “Love the Lord your God, walk in all His ways, obey His commands, hold firmly to Him, and serve Him with all your heart and all your soul.” Joshua 22:5b (NLT)
Chris gets his big break to start on the soccer team. His excitement quickly fades when he finds out some teammates are willing to cheat to win. Even worse, they want Chris to help them! Chris is in a bad spot! Superbook whisks the kids back to meet Caleb, Joshua and the ten other spies sent out by Moses to explore the land of Canaan the Lord has promised the Israelites.
LESSON 1: LIVE BY FAITH
SuperTruth: I will live by faith and not by sight.
SuperVerse: “The Lord is with us! Don’t be afraid of them!” Numbers 14:9b (NLT)
LESSON 2: THE BATTLE IS THE LORD’S
SuperTruth: The battle belongs to the Lord.
SuperVerse: “In everything we have won more than a victory because of Christ who loves us” Romans 8:37 (CEV)
LESSON 3: GOD KEEPS HIS PROMISES
SuperTruth: God is faithful to keep His promises.
SuperVerse: “Deep in your hearts you know that every promise of the Lord your God has come true. Not a single one has failed!” Joshua 23:14b (NLT)
Joy is upset when she must do a science project with an unfriendly girl. Can they ever work together? Superbook takes Joy, Chris and Gizmo to ancient Jericho, where Joshua’s spies sneak into the city and meet a woman named Rahab. Will she betray the Israelites—or risk her life to help them? The children learn that even the highest walls are no match for faith in God!
LESSON 1: THE SUPREME GOD
SuperTruth: Nothing can stand against God.
SuperVerse: “No wonder our hearts have melted in fear! … For the Lord your God is the supreme God of the heavens above and the earth below.” Joshua 2:11 (NLT)
LESSON 2: OVERCOME IN CHRIST
SuperTruth: With Christ I can overcome all obstacles.
SuperVerse: “It was by faith that the people of Israel marched around Jericho for seven days, and the walls came crashing down.” Hebrews 11:30 (NLT)
LESSON 3: ADOPTED INTO GOD’S FAMILY
SuperTruth: Through Christ, I am adopted into His family.
SuperVerse: “You received God’s Spirit when He adopted you as His own children. Now we call Him, ‘Abba, Father.’” Romans 8:15b (NLT)
When Joy’s parents are in a car accident, they need her to send help—but how can she find them, and what can she do? Superbook takes Joy, Chris and Gizmo to meet Gideon—an unlikely hero who is hiding from enemies who have taken over Israel. Witness his transformation from a coward to a conqueror who boldly follows God when others turn away. The children learn how to find the courage to face any challenge.
LESSON 1: GOD CHOSE GIDEON
SuperTruth: God gives me His strength.
SuperVerse: “When the angel of the Lord appeared to Gideon, he said, ‘The Lord is with you, mighty warrior.’” Judges 6:12 (NLT)
LESSON 2: VICTORY IN GOD
SuperTruth: God gives me the victory.
SuperVerse: “See, God has come to save me. I will trust in Him and not be afraid. The Lord God is my strength and my song; He has given me victory.” Isaiah 12:2 (NLT)
LESSON 3: DO GREAT THINGS WITH GOD
SuperTruth: With God, I can do great things.
SuperVerse: “I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me.” Philippians 4:13 (NKJV)
Chris is upset when his mom asks him to give up his fun plans for the weekend so he can help his quirky old aunt. Who would ever want to do such a thing? Superbook takes Chris, Joy and Gizmo to ancient Bethlehem. They meet a young widow named Ruth who gives up her family and her homeland to serve her mother-in-law, Naomi. The children learn the blessings and rewards of faithful service.
LESSON 1: HONOR GOD
SuperTruth: I will be faithful and kind.
SuperVerse: “But Ruth replied, ‘Don’t ask me to leave you and turn back. Wherever you go, I will go; wherever you live, I will live. Your people will be my people, and your God will be my God.’” Ruth 1:16 (NLT)
LESSON 2: GOD GIVES US ALL WE NEED
SuperTruth: God is my provider.
SuperVerse: “Fear the Lord, you His godly people, for those who fear Him will have all they need.” Psalm 34:9 (NLT)
LESSON 3: GOD REDEEMS ME
SuperTruth: God redeems me.
SuperVerse: “He redeems me from death and crowns me with love and tender mercies” Psalm 103:4 (NLT)
When Chris has a dream about the boy who broke into his home, Joy thinks it’s a sign that Chris should help him. But Chris has doubts—isn’t he too young to make a difference? Superbook takes Chris, Joy and Gizmo to meet the prophet Samuel. Witness how he answers God’s call as a child, then grows up to become Israel’s leader. The children learn that you’re never too young to be called by God.
LESSON 1: SERVE GOD TODAY
SuperTruth: I can serve God today.
SuperVerse: “Don’t let anyone think less of you because you are young. Be an example to all believers in what you say, in the way you live, in your love, your faith, and your purity.” 1 Timothy 4:12 (NLT)
LESSON 2: LISTEN AND OBEY GOD’S VOICE
SuperTruth: I will listen to God’s voice and obey Him.
SuperVerse: “And the Lord came and called as before, ‘Samuel! Samuel!’ And Samuel replied, ‘Speak, Your servant is listening.’” 1 Samuel 3:10 (NLT)
LESSON 3: DEDICATED TO THE LORD
SuperTruth: I will dedicate my life to the Lord.
SuperVerse: “As Samuel grew up, the Lord was with him, and everything Samuel said proved to be reliable.” 1 Samuel 3:19 (NLT)
When Chris plays guitar for a school band audition, he panics—until he meets a courageous boy who accepts a giant challenge! Superbook takes Chris, Joy and Gizmo to meet David in the hills of ancient Bethlehem. Witness how Goliath—a champion warrior who sneers at God—is no match for the faith of a young shepherd boy. The children learn that you can conquer every fear by trusting in the Lord! *Be sure to preview the Bible story video for this course, as some imagery may be too intense for young children. The condensed version is less intense. Also preview the Bible Background and the Signposts videos.*.
LESSON 1: GOD CAN HANDLE EVERYTHING
SuperTruth: God will help me when I face giant problems.
SuperVerse: “Be strong and courageous! Do not be afraid or discouraged. For the Lord your God is with you wherever you go.” Joshua 1:9b (NLT)
LESSON 2: RELY ON GOD
SuperTruth: I may seem small; but in God’s eyes, I can do great things.
SuperVerse: “People judge by outward appearance, but the Lord looks at the heart.” 1 Samuel 16:7b (NLT)
LESSON 3: GOD IS ON MY SIDE
SuperTruth: Jesus will guide me and protect me.
SuperVerse: “My sheep listen to My voice; I know them, and they follow Me.” John 10:27 (NLT)
Chris is furious when tough teens grab and smash his guitar—and he vows to take revenge. Superbook takes Chris, Joy and Gizmo to meet David, the young warrior who leads Israel’s army to victory. Witness how King Saul tries to kill him out of jealousy, and discover why David will not take revenge—even when he has the perfect opportunity. The children learn that anger and vengeance do not accomplish God’s purposes. *Be sure to preview the Bible story video for this course, as some imagery may be too intense for young children. The condensed version is less intense. Also, preview the Bible Background and the Signposts Video.
LESSON 1: NO ROOM FOR JEALOUSY
SuperTruth: I will not be jealous of others.
SuperVerse: “For wherever there is jealousy and selfish ambition, there you will find disorder and evil of every kind.” James 3:16 (NLT)
LESSON 2: ANGER WILL NOT CONTROL ME
SuperTruth: I will not let anger control me.
SuperVerse: “Don’t sin by letting anger control you. Don’t let the sun go down while you are still angry.” Ephesians 4:26 (NLT)
LESSON 3: TALK WITH GOD
SuperTruth: I can talk with God.
SuperVerse: “I am praying to You because I know You will answer, O God. Bend down and listen as I pray.” Psalm 17:6 (NLT)
Chis is in charge of a major exhibit when his father’s most important invention disappears. Can he solve the mystery? Superbook takes Chris, Joy and Gizmo to meet King Solomon. Witness the suspense as he is faced with a baffling dilemma: which woman is the true mother of a baby? Discover the surprising way Solomon uncovers the truth. The children learn that true wisdom comes from God. *Be sure to preview the Bible story video for this course, as some imagery may be too intense for young children. The condensed version is less intense. Also, preview the Bible Background and the Signposts videos.
LESSON 1: TRUE WISDOM
SuperTruth: True wisdom comes from God.
SuperVerse: “For the Lord grants wisdom! From His mouth come knowledge and understanding.” Proverbs 2:6 (NLT)
LESSON 2: ASK GOD FOR WISDOM
SuperTruth: I will ask God for wisdom.
SuperVerse: “I will give you what you asked for! I will give you a wise and understanding heart!” 1 Kings 3:12 (NLT)
LESSON 3: BUILT ON GOD’S WORD
SuperTruth: I will build my life on God’s Word.
SuperVerse: “Anyone who listens to My teaching and follows it is wise, like a person who builds a house on solid rock.” Matthew 7:24 (NLT)
Chris is thrilled that the rampaging robot he designed will compete in the championship—until his own team chooses not to take him! Superbook takes Chris, Joy and Gizmo to ancient Jerusalem. There they meet King David, who plans to build a magnificent Temple but is stopped by God. Instead, David equips his son Solomon to take over the tremendous task. The children discover that being part of God’s design is the best plan of all!
LESSON 1: GOD’S WAYS
SuperTruth: God’s ways are above our ways.
SuperVerse: “Just as the heavens are higher than the earth, My thoughts and My ways are higher than yours.” Isaiah 55:9 (CEV)
LESSON 2: DO YOUR PART
SuperTruth: I will do my part in God’s plan.
SuperVerse: “The one who plants and the one who waters work together with the same purpose. And both will be rewarded for their own hard work.” 1 Corinthians 3:8 (NLT)
LESSON 3: I’M GOD’S TEMPLE!
SuperTruth: We are God’s temple.
SuperVerse: “All of you surely know that you are God’s temple and that His Spirit lives in you.” 1 Corinthians 3:16 (CEV)
Chris is obsessed with becoming the greatest “god” in a video game—until he encounters the supreme power of the one true God! Superbook takes Chris, Joy and Gizmo to meet the prophet Elijah. Witness the dramatic showdown as Elijah singlehandedly confronts 450 prophets of the false god Baal. Discover how the Lord demonstrates that He alone is God. The children learn that we should worship only Him! *Be sure to preview the Bible story video for this course, as some imagery may be too intense for young children. The condensed version is less intense. Also preview the Bible Background and the Signposts videos.
LESSON 1: WORSHIP ONLY GOD
SuperTruth: There is only one God.
SuperVerse: “Hear, O Israel: The Lord our God, the Lord is one! You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, with all your soul, and with all your strength.” Deuteronomy 6:4–5 (NKJV)
LESSON 2: DON’T TRUST IDOLS
SuperTruth: I will not trust the idols of this world.
SuperVerse: “Dear children, keep away from anything that might take God’s place in your hearts.” 1 John 5:21 (NLT)
LESSON 3: WITH ALL MY HEART
SuperTruth: I will trust God with all my heart.
SuperVerse: “For the eyes of the Lord run to and fro throughout the whole earth, to show Himself strong on behalf of those whose heart is loyal to Him.” 2 Chronicles 16:9a (NKJV)
Chris and Joy are excited about their upcoming baptism. As they look through old photo albums, Chris wonders why his family never were churchgoers, as his grandparents were.
LESSON 1: Send ME!
SuperTruth: God is looking for people to send.
SuperVerse: Then I heard the Lord asking, “Whom should I send as a messenger to this people? Who will go for Us?” I said, “Here I am. Send me.” Isaiah 6:8 (NLT)
LESSON 2: Return to Sender
SuperTruth: God wants everyone to turn to Him.
SuperVerse: The Holy One of Israel, says: “Only in returning to Me and resting in Me will you be saved.” Isaiah 30:15b (NLT)
LESSON 3: In God Alone
SuperTruth: I will trust in God alone.
SuperVerse: Those who trust in the LORD will find new strength. They will soar high on wings like eagles. They will run and not grow weary. They will walk and not faint. Isaiah 40:31 (NLT)
Chris' Grandma is moving out of the house she lived in for years. Her husband, Chris' Grandpa, recently passed away and the home is just too big for one person. When Chris asks about how his Grandpa used to pray, Grandma has to excuse herself and sobs in the other room. Superbook then whisks the kids away and receives a lesson from Jesus on how to pray. When Chris returns he discovers a prayer card that has fallen from Grandpa's Bible and realizes Grandpa prayed the exact same words Jesus taught to His followers in the Lord's Prayer. Chris asks his Grandma to pray together - and they begin to say The Lord's Prayer. Grandma explains the meaning of each line to Chris and tells him it is the perfect outline for ALL prayer.
LESSON 1: TOTAL TRUST
SuperTruth: I will put my total trust in God and obey Him.
SuperVerse: “Trust in the LORD with all your heart; do not depend on your own understanding” Proverbs 3:5 (NLT)
LESSON 2: SHARE WITH OTHERS
SuperTruth: I will share what I have with others.
SuperVerse: “Give, and you will receive. Your gift will return to you in full—pressed down, shaken together to make room for more, running over, and poured into your lap.” Luke 6:38a (NLT)
LESSON 3: GOD PROVIDES
SuperTruth: God provides all I need.
SuperVerse: “And this same God who takes care of me will supply all your needs from His glorious riches, which have been given to us in Christ Jesus.” Philippians 4:19 (NLT)
As the organizer of a food drive, Joy gets upset when no one will work the busiest shift. She is too important to serve—isn’t she? Superbook takes Joy, Chris and Gizmo to meet Naaman, a proud Syrian commander who suffers from leprosy. See how a lowly Israelite servant girl offers him hope, and witness Elisha’s mysterious instructions. The children learn the importance of being humble
LESSON 1: SIMPLY FOR GOD’S GLORY
SuperTruth: God uses simple things for His glory.
SuperVerse: “But God chose the foolish things of this world to put the wise to shame. He chose the weak things of this world to put the powerful to shame.” 1 Corinthians 1:27 (CEV)
LESSON 2: LEARN TO BE HUMBLE
SuperTruth: I will learn to be humble at all times.
SuperVerse: As the Scriptures say, “God opposes the proud but gives grace to the humble.” James 4:6b (NLT)
LESSON 3: HEALED AND MADE WHOLE
SuperTruth: God heals me and makes me whole.
SuperVerse: “He forgives all my sins and heals all my diseases.” Psalm 103:3 (NLT)
Joy is furious when someone posts an embarrassing video of her, and she knows the perfect way to get even—but should she? Superbook takes Joy, Chris and Gizmo to meet the prophet Elisha. Witness how the Syrians try to capture him—and what he does after trapping their army inside an Israelite city! The children learn that mercy can accomplish much more than revenge.
LESSON 1: GOD IS FOR US
SuperTruth: God is always for me
SuperVerse: “Don’t be afraid!” Elisha told him. “For there are more on our side than on theirs!” 2 Kings 6:16 (NLT)
LESSON 2: KINDNESS AND MERCY FOR ALL
SuperTruth: I will show mercy and kindness to all people.
SuperVerse: “But I say, love your enemies! Pray for those who persecute you!” Matthew 5:44 (NLT)
LESSON 3: SEEK MORE OF GOD
SuperTruth: I will seek more of God.
SuperVerse: “Please let a double portion of your spirit be upon me.” 2 Kings 2:9b (NKJV)
Joy is annoyed that the principal may show mercy to the meanest girl at school, who just stole a bicycle. Superbook takes Joy, Chris and Gizmo to meet Jonah, who runs away when God calls him to preach to the wicked people of Ninevah. Experience a terrible storm, encounter a gigantic fish, and witness what happens when Jonah finally preaches in Ninevah. The children learn that God wants to show mercy to everyone!
LESSON 1: GOD IS MERCIFUL
SuperTruth: God wants to show mercy to all people.
SuperVerse: “I knew that You are a merciful and compassionate God, slow to get angry and filled with unfailing love.” Jonah 4:2b (NLT)
LESSON 2: SHOW GOD’S MERCY
SuperTruth: God wants us to show mercy.
SuperVerse: “In that city of Nineveh there are more than a hundred twenty thousand people who cannot tell right from wrong. … Don’t you think I should be concerned about that big city?” Jonah 4:11 (CEV)
LESSON 3: MERCY AT THE CROSS
SuperTruth: God showed His mercy through the cross.
SuperVerse: “God did not send His Son into the world to condemn its people. He sent Him to save them!” John 3:17 (CEV)
Chris just wants to play a game downtown when he is shocked to find a homeless family living by a dumpster. He can’t do anything to help—or can he? It’s a dangerous time in Jerusalem when Superbook takes Chris, Joy, and Gizmo to meet the prophet, Jeremiah. See how he desperately warns people to turn back to the Lord. Witness how they brutally punish him instead of obeying God’s message, and the city is destroyed.
LESSON 1: STAND UP
SuperTruth: I will take a stand for God.
SuperVerse: “Be on guard. Stand firm in the faith. Be courageous. Be strong.” 1 Corinthians 16:13 (NLT)
LESSON 2: IN HIS HAND
SuperTruth: I want God to transform me.
SuperVerse: “O Israel, can I not do to you as this potter has done to his clay? As the clay is in the potter’s hand, so are you in My hand.” Jeremiah 18:6 (NLT)
LESSON 3: PRAISE GOD
SuperTruth: I will praise God for saving me.
SuperVerse: “O LORD, if You heal me, I will be truly healed; if You save me, I will be truly saved. My praises are for You alone!” Jeremiah 17:14 (NLT)
Joy is stressed out because she has too many responsibilities. How can she decide which ones are most important? Superbook takes Joy, Chris and Gizmo to ancient Babylon. Meet King Nebuchadnezzar, who orders his wise men to tell him what he dreamed about—or face death. Witness how the prophet Daniel discovers the mysterious dream and what it means. The children learn where to turn for wisdom that they could never find on their own.
LESSON 1: GOD REVEALS THINGS
SuperTruth: God reveals things when we ask.
SuperVerse: “Call to Me, and I will answer you, and show you great and mighty things, which you do not know.” Jeremiah 33:3 (NKJV)
LESSON 2: GOD ENABLES US
SuperTruth: God enables us to do great things.
SuperVerse: “May He equip you with all you need for doing His will. May He produce in you, through the power of Jesus Christ, every good thing that is pleasing to Him.” Hebrews 13:21 (NLT)
LESSON 3: SHARE GOD’S GIFT
SuperTruth: I will tell others about Jesus, the gift of God.
SuperVerse: “But to all who believed Him and accepted Him, He gave the right to become children of God.” John 1:12 (NLT)
Students must pass a math test in order to ride the new rollercoaster—but Chris has forgotten to study! Should he look at his friend’s answers? Superbook whisks Chris, Joy and Gizmo back to ancient Babylon. There, they meet Shadrach, Meshach and Abednego, who must bow to an idol—or face death! Witness their courageous decision and God’s miraculous protection during the fiery ordeal. The children learn that obeying God is always the right decision. *Be sure to preview the Bible story video for this course, as some imagery may be too intense for young children. The condensed version is less intense. Also preview the Bible Background and the Signposts videos.
LESSON 1: OBEY GOD
SuperTruth: I will obey God no matter what.
SuperVerse: “God blesses those who patiently endure testing and temptation. Afterward they will receive the crown of life that God has promised to those who love Him.” James 1:12 (NLT)
LESSON 2: GOD IS ABLE
SuperTruth: God is able to save me.
SuperVerse: “If we are thrown into the blazing furnace, the God whom we serve is able to save us. He will rescue us from your power, Your Majesty.” Daniel 3:17 (NLT)
LESSON 3: JESUS IS WITH US
SuperTruth: Jesus is always with me.
SuperVerse: “Teach these new disciples to obey all the commands I have given you. And be sure of this: I am with you always, even to the end of the age.” Matthew 28:20 (NLT)
When a bully takes over the skateboard park, Chris thinks he can’t make a difference—until he meets a man who risks his life to do the right thing! Superbook takes Chris, Joy and Gizmo to meet Daniel in Babylon—where jealous rivals plot to end his life. Witness true courage in action, and discover how faith in God gives us the power to do what is right. The children learn that even a lions’ den is no match for God’s protection!
LESSON 1: GOD ANSWERS PRAYER
SuperTruth: God answers my prayers.
SuperVerse: “Call to Me, and I will answer you, and show you great and mighty things, which you do not know.” Jeremiah 33:3 (NKJV)
LESSON 2: BE COURAGEOUS
SuperTruth: God will help me stand up for what is right.
SuperVerse: “Commit everything you do to the Lord. Trust Him, and He will help you.” Psalm 37:5 (NLT)
LESSON 3: GOD RESCUES ME
SuperTruth: God rescues me from trouble.
SuperVerse: “He rescues people and sets them free by working great miracles. Daniel’s God has rescued him from the power of the lions.” Daniel 6:27 (CEV)
Joy wants to invite a new student who is different to join a school club—but what if the group gets mad and kicks her out? Superbook whisks Joy, Chris and Gizmo back to ancient Persia. Discover Haman’s wicked plot to kill the Jews, and see how Queen Esther must decide whether to risk her life by going to the king—or to stay silent while her people are destroyed. The children learn that God will always help you stand up for what is right!
LESSON 1: COURAGE COMES FROM GOD
SuperTruth: God gives me courage to do the right thing.
SuperVerse: “I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me.” Philippians 4:13 (NKJV)
LESSON 2: CREATED FOR A PURPOSE
SuperTruth: God created me for a purpose.
SuperVerse: “Who knows if perhaps you were made queen for just such a time as this?” Esther 4:14b (NLT)
LESSON 3: FULFILL GOD’S PURPOSE
SuperTruth: God will help me fulfill His purpose.
SuperVerse: “I cry out to God Most High, to God who will fulfill His purpose for me.” Psalm 57:2 (NLT)
Chris must tutor some rowdy boys—but how can he help them if they keep making fun of him? Superbook takes Chris, Joy and Gizmo to meet Nehemiah. Witness his daring plan to rebuild Jerusalem’s ruined walls, even though wicked men mock him and plot to kill him! The children learn how to find courage to overcome every challenge.
LESSON 1: GET TO WORK!
SuperTruth: I will do the work God calls me to do.
SuperVerse: “The God of heaven will help us succeed. We, His servants, will start rebuilding this wall.” Nehemiah 2:20 (NLT)
LESSON 2: UP FOR THE CHALLENGE
SuperTruth: I will be prepared and ready for challenges.
SuperVerse: “The laborers carried on their work with one hand supporting their load and one hand holding a weapon.” Nehemiah 4:17b (NLT)
LESSON 3: THE JOY OF THE LORD
SuperTruth: God gives me joy as I follow Him.
SuperVerse: “The joy of the Lord is your strength!” Nehemiah 8:10b (NLT)