Pathlight is a new weekly curriculum from the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship that helps children explore the good news of Jesus through stories, scripture and activities.

Each free Pathlight download offers an easy-preparation teaching guide with a story, discussion questions and learning activities as well as a take-home sheet for students.

Pathlight aims to resource churches of all sizes and situations with inspiring content, engaging activities and timeless lessons. Teacher guides can be adapted for use in Sunday school, missions classes or other small group settings. Each one-page student handout is designed for use as a take-home sheet or worship activity handout.

2023-24 Pathlight Curriculum Downloads

August 2023: Making Changes
Scripture: Matthew 18:1-4
August 6 – Rosalie Changes Places — English | Español
August 13 – Glynda Changes Habits — English | Español
August 20 – Vasilita Changes Attitudes — English | Español
August 27 – Rosalio Changes Direction — English | Español

September 2023: Planting Roots
Scripture: Matthew 13:31-32
September 3 – Planted in North Carolina — English | Español
September 10 – Grounded in the Bay Area — English | Español
September 17 – Established in Southeast Asia — English | Español
September 24 – Rooted in Lebanon — English | Español

October 2023: Helping Churches
Scripture: Romans 16:1-2
October 1 – Helping Churches Have Light — English | Español
October 8 – Helping Churches Rebuild — English | Español
October 15 – Helping a Church Give New Life — English | Español
October 22 – Helping a Church Feed Neighbors — English | Español
October 29 – Helping Churches Do Justice — English | Español

November 2023: On the Move
Scripture: Psalm 146:8-9
November 5 – Journey to Hope in Uganda
November 12 – Celebrating at the Border— English | Español
November 19 – Community in Kentucky— English | Español
November 26 – Finding a Friend in Beirut— English | Español

December 2023: A Special Day
Scripture: Luke 2:8-14
December 3 – Wedding Day in Uganda — English | Español
December 10 – Harvest Day in Macedonia — English | Español
December 17 – Thanksgiving in a Safe Place — English | Español
December 24 – Christmas in Kentucky — English | Español
December 31 – Easter in a New Place — English | Español

January 2024: Global Church
Scripture: Acts 2:4-7
January 7 – Church in Japan — English | Español
January 14 – Church in Venezuela — English | Español
January 21 – Church in Spain — English | Español
January 28 – Church in Belgium — English | Español

February 2024: Showing Love
Scripture: 1 Corinthians 13:4-7
February 4 – Love Hopes — English | Español
February 11 – Love Cares — English | Español
February 18 – Love Shares — English | Español
February 25 – Love Lasts — English | Español

March 2024: Meeting Needs
Scripture: James 2:15-17
March 3 – People Need Each Other — English | Español
March 10 – People Need Hope — English | Español
March 17 – People Need Education — English | Español
March 24 – People Need Health — English | Español
March 31 – People Need Food — English | Español

April 2024: Ministers Serve
Scripture: Colossians 1:25
April 7 – Miguel Serves
April 14 – Co’Relous Serves
April 21 – Suzanne Serves
April 28 – Preston Serves

May 2024: Learning New Things
Scripture: Psalm 25:8-9
May 5 – Learning to Lead
May 12 – Learning to Start a Church
May 19 – Learning to Run a Farm
May 26 – Learning about Freedom

June 2024: People Praying
Scripture: Philippians 4:6
June 2 – Praying for a Miracle
June 9 – Praying with Oomph
June 16 – Prayers Answered
June 23 – Prayer is Being There
June 30 – Prayer is a Lifeline

July 2024: On a Mission
Scripture: Matthew 28:18-20
July 7 – On a Mission to Start Churches
July 14 – On a Mission to Comfort
July 21 – On a Mission to Help the Homeless
July 28 – On a Mission to Serve War Refugees