What is faith?

The lesson entitled ‘What is Faith?’  looks at the themes of ‘What is faith?’ focusing on the Christian faith for Year 7 to Year 11.

Basic outline

  • Intro
  • Song
  • Ice Breaker/Game
  • Point 1 (5 minute interactive talk): ‘What is Faith?’ Helps students understand a real definition of faith.
  • Song
  • Point 2 (5-10 minute interactive talk): ‘What is our faith?’ Looks at the Christian faith and what it means to us.
  • Song
  • Point 3 (5 minute interactive talk): Personal story
  • Song
  • Q & A

Purpose of Lesson: To help the students understand what the meaning of faith is and what it means to have faith in God.


  • Discuss the definition of faith
  • Talk about what it means to have faith in God
  • Evaluate how Christians find their sense of value through what the Bible says
  • Talk about the Christian faith
  • Participate in games and activities
  • Listen and hear songs performed by the team relating to the theme
  • Have opportunity to ask the team any question they may have relating to the subject of the lesson or the Christian faith