What is a ‘Gospel?
What stories does it contain?
What texts teach about baptism?
Making links between some Bible texts studied and ideas of
God in Christianity, learning to express clearly ideas.
This term we are exploring why water is used as a symbol in Christianity: how and when it can be cleansing, refreshing, life-giving, beautiful, dangerous, still, flowing, reflective, thirst-quenching. Making a link with why water is used in Christian baptism, because of its many symbolic meanings. Next week we will Introduce the idea of a ‘Gospel’ as a life-story or a biography of the life and teaching of Jesus.