Part 1: Introducing the Bible

This session introduces the Bible as the world’s bestselling book, which tells our human story and is a place to encounter God.

View and select from these resources to design and deliver your program. Consider what you think will work best in your context from the following options:

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Leaders' Notes

An overview of the resources available and a suggested service plan. 


The Bible Series media resources


Promotional animation – Download (17mb)

Sermon Resources 

  • Series Book: The Bible: A Story That Makes Sense Of Life by Andrew Ollerton – Find out more


These videos can be played directly to your congregation or used to assist you in preparing your own message.

Animation  – Download (99mb)

Sermon video from Kingsgate Church  –  Download (1GB)

Spoken word film

The Spoken Word film series created by Dai Woolridge, runs from Session 2 - 8.





Worship resources


Scripture reading video – Download (85mb)

Testimony video – Download (60mb)

Children's resources

Lesson plans and downloadable resources (written by Ali Jensen)

Youth video

YouTube style videos created by The Way Studios & Hope Together.

Youth video – Download (230mb)

Small group resources

Film and discussion guide for small group leaders to host conversations based on the Sunday message.


Animation  – Download (99mb)

Series book

The Bible: A Story That Makes Sense Of Life, written by Dr Andrew Ollerton (Hodder & Stoughton). Daily bite-sized readings that provide a personal guide to the series for individuals to enjoy. This book is also a helpful resource for leaders preparing sessions throughout the series.

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Bringing the Bible to life

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