101 Sunday School Lesson Topics

101 Sunday School Lesson Topics

Have you ever been stuck for a Sunday School Lesson idea?

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Here are over 100 Sunday School Lesson ideas you can use to kick start your planing for next week or map out a whole years worth of curriculum.
They’re sorted in Bible reference order with a Topic and Scripture reference included. 

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      1. Topic: We Can’t Hide From God – The Story Of A Beautiful Garden
        Genesis 1:1 to 3:24.
      2.  Topic: Don’t Act in Haste – The First Baby In The World
        Genesis 4:1 to 18.
      3.  Topic:  Bravery and God’s Promise – The Great Ship
        Genesis 5:1 to 9:17.
      4.  Topic: Individuality – The Tower That Was Never Finished
        Genesis 10: 1 to 11: 9.
      5. Topic: Generosity – The Story Of A Long Journey
        Genesis 11: 27, to 13: 18.
      6.  Topic: Pleasing God – Lots Choice And Abram’s Choice
        Genesis 14: 1, to 15: 21.
      7. Topic: Hitting the Target – The Boy Who Became An Archer
        Genesis 21
      8. Topic: Following God’s Plan – The Story Of A Journey After A Wife
        Genesis 24: 1, to 25: 18.
      9. Topic: Siblings – How Jacob Stole His Brothers Blessing
        Genesis 25: 27, to 27: 46.
      10.  Topic: God is Near – Jacob’s Wonderful Dream
        Genesis 27: 46, to 30: 24.
      11. Topic: Patience – A Midnight Wrestling Match
        Genesis 30: 25, to 33: 20.
      12. Topic: Do Not Hate – The Rich Man’s Son Who Was Sold
        Genesis 37: 1 to 36.
      13. Topic: Cheerfulness – From The Prison To The Palace
        Genesis 40: 1, to 41: 44.
      14. Topic: Preparing for Times of Trouble – How Joseph’s Dream Came True
        Genesis 41: 46, to 42: 38.
      15. Topic: Forgiveness – A Lost Brother Found
        Genesis 42 to 45: 24.
      16. Topic: Humility and Grace – From The Land of Famine
        Genesis 45: 25, to 50: 26.
      17. Topic: God Cares – A Beautiful Baby Found In A River
        Exodus 1: 1, to 2: 22.
      18. Topic: Obedience – The Voice From The Burning Bush
        Exodus 3: 1, to 4: 31.
      19. Topic: God Protects – The Night When A Nation Was Born
        Exodus 11: 1, to 13: 22.
      20. Topic: Follow God’s Plan – How The Sea Became Dry
        Exodus 14: 1 to 16: 36.
      21. Topic: Rules Are Important – The Mountain That Smoked
        Exodus 27: 1, to 31: 18.
      22. Topic: God Forgives – A Lost Brother Found
        Leviticus 26: 1 to 34.
      23. Topic: God Works Miracles – How The River Jordan Became Dry
        Joshua 3: 1, to 6: 27
      24. Topic: Ask God – How Joshua Conquered The Land
        Joshua 9: 1, to 11: 23.
      25. Topic: We Are One Body – Story Of An Altar Beside The River
        Joshua 22: 1, to 24: 33.
      26. Topic: Faith – Gideon And His Brave Three Hundred
        Judges 6: 1, to 8: 28.
      27.  Topic: God Is Always With You – The Strong Man
        Judges 13: 1, to 16: 31.
      28. Topic: God Blesses Patience – Ruth
        Ruth 1: 1, to 4: 22.
      29. Topic: God Listens – The Little Boy With A Linen Coat
        I Samuel 1: 1, to 3: 21.
      30. Topic: God Is Strong – The Last Of The Judges
        I Samuel 7: 2 to 17.
      31. Topic: God Give Us Choices – The Tall Man Who Was Chosen King
        I Samuel 8: 1, to 10: 27.
      32. Topic: Trust God/Don’t Worry – The Brave Young Prince
        I Samuel 13: 1, to 14: 46.
      33. Topic: The Look Of God’s Favor – The Shepherd Boy Of Bethlehem
        I Samuel 16: 1 to 23.
      34. Topic: Face Your Giants – David and Goliath
        I Samuel 17: 1 to 54.
      35. Topic: God Chooses The Heart – Where David Found The Giant’s Sword
        I Samuel 16: 1, to 17: 23.
      36. Topic: Consequences To Actions – The Prophet’s Story Of The Little Lamb
        II Samuel 11: 1 to 25; Psalm 51.
      37. Topic: God Chooses Who Will Be in Charge – Solomon on David’s Throne
        I Kings 1: 1 to 53.
      38. Topic: God Gives Wisdom – The Wise Young King
        I Kings 3: 1, to 4: 34; II Chronicles 1: 1 to 13.
      39. Topic: Even Wise People Make Unwise Choices – The Last Days of Solomon’s Reign
        I Kings 10: 1, to 11: 43.
      40. Topic: Only Listen to Good Advice – The Breaking Up of a Great Kingdom
        I Kings 12: 1 to 24; II Chronicles 10: 1 to 19.
      41. Topic: God Will Take Care of You – The Prophet Whose Prayer Raised
        I Kings 15: 33, to 17: 24.
      42. Topic: God is Mighty and Worthy of Praise – The Prayer That Was Answered
        I Kings 18: 1 to 46.
      43. Topic: You Are Not Alone – The Voice that Spoke to Elijah
        I Kings 19: 1 to 21.
      44. Topic: Do Things God’s Way – The Wounded Prophet and His Story
        I Kings 20: 1 to 43.
      45. Topic: Do Not Covet – What Ahab Paid for His Vineyard
        I Kings 21: 1, to 29.
      46. Topic: Listen to God’s Warnings – The Arrow that Killed a King
        I Kings 22: 1 to 40.
      47. Topic: God’s Work Must Be Done – Elijah’s Chariot of Fire
        Kings 1: 1, to 2: 15.
      48. Topic: God Provides for Us – A Spring Sweetened by Salt
        II Kings 2: 19, to 3: 27.
      49. Topic: God Can Use Even Children – How a Little Girl Helped Cure a Leper
        II Kings 5: 1 to 27.
      50. Topic: It is Good to Show Mercy – Chariots of Fire Around Elisha
        II Kings 6: 8 to 23.
      51. Topic: Everyone and Everything Serves God – What the Lepers Found in the Camp
        II Kings 6: 24, to 7: 20.
      52. Topic: God Keeps Both Good and Bad Promises – Jehu the Furious Driver
        II Kings 8: 7 to 15; 9: 1, to 10: 36.
      53. Topic: Serve God All Your Life – The Little Boy Crowned King
        II Chronicles 21: 1, to 24: 27.
      54. Topic: Fireproof – The Golden Image And The Fiery Furnace
        Daniel 3: 1 to 30.
      55. Topic: Pay Attention to God! – The Tree that Was Cut Down and Grew Again
        Daniel 4: 1 to 37.
      56. Topic: Be Humble At Heart – The Writing upon the Wall
        Daniel 5: 1 to 31.
      57. Topic: God’s Law Over Man’s Law – Daniel in the Lion’s Den
        Daniel 6: 1 to 28.
      58. Topic: Leadership – The Scribe Who Wrote The Old Testament
        Ezra 7: 1, to 10: 44.
      59. Topic: Teamwork – The Nobleman Who Built the Wall of Jerusalem
        Nehemiah 1: 1, to 7: 73.
      60. Topic: God’s Word Is for Everybody – Ezra’s Great Bible Class in Jerusalem
        Nehemiah 8: 1, to 8: 31; Malachi 1: 1, to 4: 6.

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      1. Topic: Nothing Is Impossible with God – The Angel by the Altar
        Luke 1: 1 to 80.
      2. Topic: Jesus Is Born – The Manger of Bethlehem
        Matthew 1: 18 to 25; Luke 2: 1 to 39.
      3. Topic: The Night Sky – The Star and the Wise Men
        Matthew 2: 1 to 23.
      4. Topic: Seeking God – The Boy in His Father’s House
        Luke 2: 40 to 52.
      5. Topic: Radical Faith – The Prophet in the Wilderness
        Matthew 3: 1 to 17; Mark 1: 1 to 11, Luke 3: 1 to 22.
      6. Topic: Temptation – Jesus in the Desert and Beside the River
        Matthew 4: 1 to 11; Mark 1: 12, 13; Luke 4: 1 to 13; John 1: 29 to 51.
      7. Topic: Righteous Anger – The Water Jars at the Wedding Feast
        John 2: 1, to 3: 21.
      8. Topic: Living Water – The Stranger at the Well
        Matthew 14: 3 to 5; Mark 6: 17 to 20; Luke 3: 19, 20; John 3: 22, to 4: 42.
      9. Topic: A Prophet Is Honored – The Story of a Boy in Capernaum
        John 4: 46 to 54; Luke 4: 16 to 31.
      10. Topic: Leading Others to Jesus – A Net Full Of Fishes
        Matthew 4: 18 to 22; Mark 1: 16 to 34; Luke 4: 33, to 5: 11.
      11. Topic: Helping Others – The Leper And The Man Let Down Through The Roof
        Matthew 8: 2 to 4; 9: 2 to 8; Mark 1: 40 to 45; 2: 1 to 12; Luke 5: 12 to 26.
      12. Topic: The Holy Sabbath – The Cripple At The Pool
        Matthew 12: 1 to 14; Mark 2: 23, to 3: 6; Luke 6: 1, to 11; John 5: 1 to 18.
      13. Topic: Finding God/Light – The Twelve Disciples And The Sermon On The Mount
        Matthew 9: 9 to 13;  Mark 2: 13 to 17; Luke 5: 27 to 32; 6: 12 to 49.
      14. Topic: God’s Judgment – Some Stories That Jesus Told By The Sea
        Matthew 8: 1 to 53; Mark 4: 1 to 34; Luke 8: 4 to 18.
      15.  Topic: Peace – Peace Be Still
        Matthew 8: 18 to 34; Mark 4: 35, to 5: 21; Luke 8: 22 to 40.
      16. Topic: Believe – The Little Girl Who Was Raised To Life
        Matthew 9: 18 to 38; 10: 1 to 42; Mark 5: 22 to 43; Luke 8: 41 to 56; 9: 1 to 5.
      17. Topic: God Provides – The Feast Beside The Sea
        Matthew 14: 13 to 36; Mark 16: 30 to 56; Luke 9: 10 to 17; John 6: 1 to 71.
      18. Topic: Opening Our Eyes, Ears and Hearts – The Answer To A Mother’s Prayer
        Matthew 15: 21 to 39; Mark 7: 24, to 8: 26.
      19. Topic: Mercy – The Little Child In The Arms Of Jesus
        Matthew 17: 24, to 18: 35; Mark 9: 33 to 48; Luke 9: 46 to 50.
      20. Topic: Witnessing to Others – The Man With Clay On His Face
        John 9: 1 to 41.
      21. Topic: Leading For Christ – The Good Shepherd
        John 10: 1 to 41; Luke 10: 1 to 37.
      22. Topic: Jesus Hears Us – Lazarus Raised To Life
        John 11: 1 to 55.
      23. Topic: Do Not Be Jealous – Some Parables In Perea
        Luke 12: 1, to 15: 32.
      24. Topic: Being Rich – The Rich Man And The Poor Man
        Luke 16: 1 to 31, to 18: 1 to 34; Matthew 19: 13 to 30; 20: 17 to 19; Mark 10: 13 to 34.
      25. Topic: Praise  – Palm Sunday
        Matthew 21: 1 to 11; 26: 6 to 16; Mark 2: 1 to 11; 14: 3 to 11; Luke 14: 29 to 41; 22: 3 to 6; John 12: 1 to 19.
      26. Topic: Giving – The Last Visits Of Jesus To The Temple
        Matthew 21: 18, to 23: 39; Mark 11: 12, to 12: 44; Luke 19: 45, to 21: 4.
      27. Topic: The Hour – The Parables On The Mount Of Olives
        Matthew 24: 1, to 25: 46; Mark 13: 1 to 37, Luke 21: 5 to 38.
      28. Topic: Serving Others – The Last Supper
        Matthew 26: 17 to 35; Mark 14: 12 to 31; Luke 22: 7 to 38; John 13: 1, to 17: 26.
      29. Topic: Crucifixion – The Darkest Day of All the World
        Matthew 27: 31 to 66; Mark 15: 20 to 47; Luke 23: 26 to 56; John 19: 16 to 42.
      30. Topic: Resurrection – The Brightest Day of All the World
        Matthew 28: 1 to 10;  Mark 16: 1 to 13;  Luke 24: 1 to 49;  John 20: 1 to 23.
      31. Topic: The Holy Spirit Helps Us – The Church of the First Days
        Acts 1: 12, to 2: 47.
      32. Topic: Speak without Fear! – The Man at the Beautiful Gate
        Acts 3: 1 to 31.
      33. Topic: Don’t Lie to God – The Right Way to Give
        Acts 4: 32, to v: 42.
      34. Topic: Answering People’s Questions about God – The Man Reading in the Chariot
        Acts 8: 4 to 40.
      35. Topic: God can use you! – The Voice That Spoke to Saul
        Acts 9: 1 to 31; 22: 1 to 21; Galatians 1: 11 to 24.
      36. The Power of Prayer – How the Iron Gate was Opened
        Acts 12: 1 to 24.
      37. Topic: Sing Praises, Always! – The Song in the Prison
        Acts 15: 1, to 16: 40.
      38. Topic: Idols – Paul at Ephesus
        Acts 18: 23, to 20: 1.
      39. Topic: Patience – Two Years in Prison
        Acts 22: 30, to 24: 27.
      40. Topic: God’s Protection – Paul in the Storm
        Acts 27: 1, to 28: 1.
      41. Topic: Sharing Your Faith – How Paul Came to Rome
        Acts 28: 2 to 31.

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