Lecture 6: When?
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CONTINUITY: WHEN do we teach what?
III. WHEN do we teach what? - CONTINUITY
A. Scriptural basis
1. 1 Peter 2:2-3
2. 1 Corinthians 3:2
3. Hebrews 5:11-6:3
B. Church History
1. Catechumenate – school of the faith
2. Sensitive to spiritual development
3. Different content for different levels
a. Inquirer – seeker – instruction in the biblical story
b. Catechumen - new believer – instruction in doctrine and practice
c. Candidate for baptism – apostle’s creed
d. Baptized believers – Lord’s prayer and sacraments
e. Mature believers – ongoing instruction
C. Organization and communication within the church.