This 8-week summer series encourages students to follow Jesus with boldness & confidence. The series is designed to do either online or in-person with students (in case things get back to normal). We give you options for both.
Someone who is “fierce” displays a heartfelt and powerful intensity about something. This summer, students will discover how to follow God with a bold and heartfelt passion in every area of their lives.
Note: Although this series was originally created for summer, it can be easily modified for use any time of the year.
Each lesson includes an opening game (for both online and in-person) to help drive home the point.
This series is written to be used with 6th-12th graders.
Looking for summer camp options? We've put together a 4-day camp version that is included in this series download. You get a suggested camp schedule and extra options that enable you to use this series for an online or in-person camp experience.
- Series artwork (cover slide and blank text slide)
- Social media graphic for each lesson
- Lessons come in both Word & PDF format. Edit as needed and easily share with volunteers.
- Fun opening games (for both online and in-person youth group)
- Creative, relevant teachings
- Engaging small group discussion questions
FIERCE: 8-Week Series Overview
WEEK 1: FIERCE FAITH
Bible: Proverbs 28:1, Hebrews 11:1, Romans 8:17, James 2:14-19
Bottom Line: When you know who you are in Christ, you become bold and fearless in your faith.
WEEK 2: FIERCE PRAYERS
Bible: Hebrews 4:16, Romans 5:8, 1 John 5:14-15, John 15:7
Bottom Line: Because of God’s grace, you can come before Him without shame and offer bold prayers.
WEEK 3: FIERCE BOLDNESS
Bible: 2 Timothy 1:7, Daniel 3:8-21, Acts 7:54-60
Bottom Line: God removes your fear and doubts and replaces it with His love and boldness.
WEEK 4: FIERCE FRIENDSHIPS
Bible: 1 Peter 1:22, Colossians 3:12-14, Proverbs 17:17, John 15:12-15
Bottom Line: Love your friends with the same fierce love that God has for you.
WEEK 5: FIERCE PERSEVERANCE
Bible: James 1:12, 2 Timothy 4:3, Romans 5:3-5, Galatians 6:9, Hebrews 12:1-2
Bottom Line: You can fiercely pursue God, knowing that He will always be with you through the highs and lows of life.
WEEK 6: FIERCE INTEGRITY
Bible: Luke 16:10-11, 1 Peter 3:15-17, 1 Peter 2:11-17, Psalm 119:1
Bottom Line: We must honor God with fierce integrity, both in front of others and when “no one’s” looking.
WEEK 7: FIERCE LOVE
Bible: 1 Peter 4:8, John 3:16, John 15:12-17, Luke 23:32-43, Romans 5:8, Matthew 5:43-47, Matthew 5:11
Bottom Line: God’s love towards us compels us to boldly show love to each other.
Bible: 1 John 4:17, John 13:34-35, Romans 6:1-14, Matthew 5:14-16, 1 Timothy 4:12
Bottom Line: As you boldly live like Jesus, others will follow your example.
Excellent I am grateful
I’ve been teaching my students during this time to choose faith over fear community over confusion in love over loneliness. I feel like this series falls right into line with what I’m teaching it seems everything that you guys put out, Always falls right in line with what I would say. Thank you for the series.