A library of FREE teaching handout resources!

This page contains dozens of free teaching handouts and resources for your use.

Feel free to download and use these resources for your teaching, training, or study needs. You can use these handouts and resources freely as long as you keep the copyright tag on the handouts.

 

 

 

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We update and add new resources and handouts periodically. Check back often for the latest resources from Educational Consultants.

 

 

Basic Questions for 21st Century Christians

These handouts are from a series on fundamental questions related to faith and contemporary issues. Suitable for a Sunday School class or adult topical study. Download here.

  • Does prayer work?
  • Is there a God?
  • Outline
  • Saved from what?
  • The Experience of Salvation
  • What does faith mean and how does it work?
  • What happens when we die?
  • What is the meaning of life?
  • Where is God when we hurt?
  • Where is God when people hurt?
  • Some thoughts which may help, or not.

 

 

Theologians and Their Thinking

These handouts are from a series on influential theologians. The study is suitable for a Sunday School class or adult topical study. Download here.

  • A Theological Template
  • A Theological Template: Worksheet
  • Niehbuhr Quote Handout
  • Theologians and Their Thinking Poster
  • Theologians and Their Thinking: C. H. Dodd
  • Theologians and Their Thinking: Barth, Bultmann
  • Theologians and Their Thinking: Dodd, Cullmann
  • Theologians and Their Thinking: Kierkegaard
  • Theologians and Their Thinking: Scheilermacher, Bushnell
  • Theologians and Their Thinking: Horace Bushnell
  • Theologians and Their Thinking: Karl Barth
  • Theologians and Their Thinking: Kierkegaard
  • Theologians and Their Thinking: Oscar Cullmann
  • Theologians and Their Thinking: Rudolf Bultmann
  • Theologians and Their Thinking: Schleiermacher
  • Theologians and Their Thinking: Schweitzer

 

 

Science and Faith

These handouts are from a study on science and faith. Suitable for a Sunday School class or an adult topical study. Download here.

  • Science and Faith: Cosmology
  • Science and Faith: Course Outline
  • Science and Faith: From Mere Christianity, by C. S. Lewis
  • Science and Faith: Shared Concerns and Questions
  • Science and Faith: Technology
  • Science and Faith: The Mysterious Man in the Shroud
  • Science and Faith: Time travel exercise

 

 

E-Mails From Rick

A collection of e-mail conversations about Bowen Family systems Theory related to congregations, family, society, faith, and general matters. Click here to download.

 

 

Lenten Art and Poetry Study

These handouts are from a Lenten art and poetry presentation titled, "Poetry, Art, and the Spirituality of Imagination." The file contains a list of poems related to the Lenten season and handouts with discussion questions for a four-session study. You can adapt this study by using your own art and format of study.

This .pdf file contains ten pages:

  • Overview handout

  • Week 1: Entering the Lenten Season

  • Week 2: Prayer and Betrayal

  • Week 3: The Passion

  • Week 4: Hope and Glory

 

 

 

Family and Parenting Education Handouts

These handouts focus on family life and parenting. Several are usable as-is, others can serve as idea starters for your own presenations.

 

 

 

 

 

Teaching Handouts:

These handouts cover a variety of topics in the area of teaching and education. You can use them as-is if they fit your need, or you can use these as a starting point for creating your own handouts.

 

 

Below are the study guides to four of our books.

 

Study guide for 10 Best Parenting Ways to Ruin Your Teenager

Study guide for 10 Best Parenting Ways to Ruin Your Child

Study Guide for A Family Genogram Workbook

Workshop on dialogical learning based on the book How To Be The Best Christian Study Group Leader, by Israel Galindo

 

Is there a particular study you want to offer in your congregation but can't seem to find resources? We can design short studies, training programs, and curricular resources taylor-made for your congregational context and culture. Call us.

 

 

General Bible Studies Handout:

These handouts cover a variety of topics in the area of Bible study. You can use them as-is if they fit your need, or you can use these as a starting point for creating your own handouts.

 

 

Church and Congregation

These handouts relate to areas of concern about church and congregation. You can use these as-is, or as ideas starters for your own uses.

 

 

 

These resources are provided for your use freely for educational and study purposes on the condition that the copyright tag remains with the handouts.

 

Christian Education

These handouts are related to general Christian Education.

 

 

Download a copy of our Religious Art Posters Catalogue here. These beautiful posters will decorate home, office, or church, or can serve as teaching tools.

 

The Prophets

These handouts are from a study on the Prophets. Suitable for a Sunday School study or for an adult topical study. Download here.

  • A Chronological Arrangement of Jeremiah
  • The Prophets: An Unheeding King Dies
  • The Prophets: Elijah
  • The Prophets: Ezekiel
  • The Prophets: Ezekiel (cont’d)
  • The Prophets: Ezekiel questions handout
  • The Prophets: Geography and Exilic placement
  • The Prophets: group questions handout
  • The Prophets: group questions handout (Jeremiah)
  • The Prophets: Isaiah
  • The Prophets: Jeremiah
  • The Prophets: Micah
  • The Prophets: Places of Ministry
  • The Prophets: The Great Contest

 

 

Strange Stories of Unusual Women of the Bible

These handouts are from a study series of women in the Bible. Suitable for a Sunday School class or an adult topical study. Download here.

  • Strange Stories of Unusual Women in the Bible: An Unnamed Woman
  • Strange Stories of Unusual Women in the Bible: Jephthah’s daughter
  • Strange Stories of Unusual Women in the Bible: Tamar
  • Strange Stories of Unusual Women in the Bible: The Story of Hagar

 

 

All handouts are copyright (c) Israel Galindo.

 

 

A Crash Course in Church History

These handouts are from a study of church history. The set includes timelines, quizzes, and study handouts. You can use these as support or enrichment material for a study, or build your study around these themes or framework.

The handouts include:

 

Additional Church History related handouts:

 

 

 

Ministering To The Terminally Ill

These handouts are from a presentation titled "Ministering to the Terminally Ill and to Families Facing Life-threatening Illnesses." These handouts provide great information for deacons, lay ministers, and Stephens Ministry leaders. Build your workshop or presentation on the handouts outline, or use them as support material. There are nine pages in this handouts pack. Download the handouts here.