Gospel-centered Children's Ministry Curriculum

Lasting faith for infants through elementary

In every lesson, the Bible is read, heard, and connected to Jesus in ways kids can understand in their own lives. Leaders are equipped to help kids form a faith built to navigate tough cultural topics.

Brite makes disciples who can say:

  • I believe in Jesus.
  • I’m becoming more like Him.
  • I belong to Him forever.

What is Brite?

A biblical curriculum to fit your weekend children’s ministry.

Featuring:

  • Large group/small group formats
  • Teacher-led lessons
  • Engaging video and graphics
  • Chronological biblical Scope & Sequence
  • Parent resources

Are we adequately preparing our kids to navigate a changing world?

Resilient Child Discipleship is designed to form lasting faith by helping kids belong to God and His Kingdom, believe in Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior, and to become like Jesus and walk in His ways through the power of the Holy Spirit.

Teach Biblical Literacy

With Brite, kids learn the full story of the Bible, not just Bible stories. Each passage and character gets connected to God’s bigger picture, from Old Testament to New. Plus, every lesson contains a “Find It in the Bible” segment to build kids’ confidence in looking up Scriptures.

Explore the Brite Roadmap

Every Brite lesson starts with an activity road map that helps leaders plan out the weekly activities. Your team gets to choose experiences and videos to fit the needs of your ministry and the kids within it. No matter how you select activities, you’re reaching kids with the truth of the Bible.

What does a Brite lesson look like?

Brite includes downloadable files, helpful teacher tools and captivating videos. With a wealth of materials to choose from every week, Brite curriculum is flexible to fit a few kids or a whole bunch, to engage your wiggleworms, your deep thinkers and your budding artists.

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Belong

Kids will experience God's love through a welcoming community.

Choose from two unique activities, each designed so that every kid feels loved, known, and has a sense of belonging.

Bible Teaching

Kids will discover who God is by engaging with the Bible in community with others.

Includes monthly themes, engaging media, weekly memory verse, and gospel presentation.

Believe

Kids will discover who God is by engaging with the Bible personally.

Choose from two unique activities, each rooted in the Gospel and the truth of God’s Word in order that kids may know, love and serve Jesus Christ.

Become

Kids will experience following Jesus by learning to walk in His ways.

Choose from two unique activities, each designed to help kids navigate a changing culture, experience God’s presence, and walk in the ways of Jesus.

Scope & Sequence 2023-2026

Brite includes a full year scope and sequence making it easy for your team to plan each lesson in advance.

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August 2023

Beginning & Patriarchs

Creation (Genesis 1-2:3)
Made in God’s image (Genesis 2:4-25)
Tower of Babel (Genesis 11:1-9)
Abraham and Lot (Genesis 13-14:16)

September 2023

Exodus & Promised Land

Joseph (Genesis 37; 39-50)
Burning Bush (Exodus 3)
Wilderness (Exodus 16-17:7)
Tabernacle (Exodus 25-27; 40)

October 2023

Kings

The Sun Stood Still (Joshua 10,13)
Deborah (Judges 4)
Eli, Hannah, & Samuel (1 Samuel 1-3)
David and Jonathan (1 Samuel 20)
Elijah & Mt. Carmel (1 Kings 18:16-45)

November 2023

Times of Trouble

Isaiah’s call (Isaiah 6)
Firey Furnace (Daniel 1:1-7; 3)
Jonah (Jonah 1-4)
Ezra & Nehemiah (Ezra 7-8, 10;
Nehemiah 1-6; 8-9)

December 2023

The Coming King

Prophecy of Jesus (Isaiah 7:10-16)
Geneology of Jesus (Matthew 1:1-17)
Joseph and Angel (Matthew 1:18-25)
Jesus is Born (Luke 2:1-7)
Shepherds (Luke 2:8-20)

January 2024

Sermon on the Mount

Jesus Calls the Disciples (Luke 5:1-11)
Lord’s Prayer (Matthew 6:5-15)
Parable of Sower (Matthew 13:1-13)
Rich Young Ruler (Matthew 19:16-22;
Mark 10:17-27)

February 2024

Miracles of Jesus

Man at Pool of Bethesda (John 5:1-18)
Jesus Calms the Storm (Matthew 4:35-41)
Jairus’ Daughter/Woman healed (Mark 5:21-43)
Lazarus (John 11:1-44)

March 2024

Jesus' Final Days

Triumphal Entry (Luke 19:28-40)
The Last Supper (Matthew 26:17-30;John 13:1-17)
Garden of Gethsemene (Matthew 26:36-58)
Thieves on the Cross (Luke 23:26-43)
Resurrection (John 20:19-31)

April 2024

Pentecost

Jesus Appears to Disciples (John 20:19-31)
Jesus Ascends (Acts 1:1-11)
Pentecost/Beginning of Church (Acts 2)
Stephen (Acts 6 & 7)

May 2024

Early Church

Paul’s Conversion (Acts 9:1-31)
Paul and Barnanus in Lystra (Acts 14:8-28)
Paul & Silas in Prison (Acts 16:16-40)
Paul’s Shipwreck (Acts 27:27-28:5)

June 2024

Epistles

1 Corinthians 13 - (1 Corinthians 13)
Philippians (Philippians 2)
Colossians - (Colossians 1)
1 & 2 Thessalonians (1 Thessalonians)
1, 2, 3 John (1 John 4)

July 2024

Missions

Great Commission (Matthew 28:16-20)
God’s Plan to Spread the Gospel
(Romans 10:9-14)
Sharing the Gospel (Colossians 4:2-6)
World Missions (John 3:16, Mark 16:15-16)

Scope & Sequence Download

Tools to Disciple Kids in Today’s World

  • Lessons that connect Scriptures with everyday life
  • Small group discussions around faith and culture
  • Teacher training for kids navigating a broken world

Home/Family Discipleship

  • Family idea calendar
  • Monthly lesson overview
  • Social media graphics to share on church pages
  • Weekly take-home sheets

Frequently Asked Questions

Scholarships Available

We believe that price should never be a barrier to reaching and discipling kids. If your church needs curriculum cost subsidized for any reason, please get in touch with us to find out about scholarships available.

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