Online Journey allows those in Gr. 9 and up the opportunity to explore with others the themes investigated by Awana’s Journey material. Since the one hour meet will be held in live conversation through webcam or phone, your proximity to a Journey club is no longer a holdback from participating in Journey! Please present the opportunity of Online Journey to your friends and Awana leaders.
Questions and Answers:
Q. When will Online Journey meet?
A. Online Journey began Oct. 6, meeting on Thursdays from 7:30-8:30pm
Q. Who will facilitate Online Journey?
A. Ben Vine – Media Communications Advocate in Awana Ontario will be facilitating, although there is potential of guest facilitators/speakers. To learn more about Ben Vine, click here.
Q. How much work is expected during each week?
A. Each lesson is broken up into seven days of study. With the exception of day seven, which will be our group meet, each day is designed to take about 15 minutes to complete depending on the student.
Q. What is required to complete the Disciples Bible Study?
A. Complete each lesson and memory verse, read and summarize some books of the Bible, attend a Christian training seminar, participate in a long-term service project, and share your faith. If you have any questions about these requirements, let Ben Vine know.
Q. What will an Online Journey meet look like?
A. During the hour meet, while there may be a short teaching on the lesson theme, the majority of the time we will discuss a few questions previously explored during the week.
Q. Who will mark my lessons and listen to memory verses?
A. We encourage you to ask a Jesus follower in your community to mark your lessons and listen to the verses you memorize throughout the year. If you have a parent who follows Jesus, they are a great option!
Q. What material do I need to order?
A. Journey Disciples Bible Study (approx. $20 + HST & shipping). If you are connected with an Awana, ask them to place an order for you. If not, email Ben Vine at firstname.lastname@example.org regarding ordering.Q. What video chat program will be used?
A. We will be using ZOOM, which is a wonderful web conferencing service for computers or mobile devices. Phoning in for the meet is also an option.
Online Journey has a facebook group here.