Introducing Paul and Peggy Schlieker and their Bible Study Lessons
We have a heart to provide easy to use, practical Bible study lessons that can be used in a variety of settings - both inside and outside of the church building. We teach and disciple seekers, new believers and seasoned followers. Our simple approach is, "if you can read it - you can lead it."
We attend Citylight Church in Omaha, Nebraska. Professionally, Paul is a financial advisor and Peggy is his administrative assistant. Paul enjoys Nebraska football, golf, and reading Christian books - especially the classics. Peggy likes to play the piano, sew, knit, and read mysteries. Together we enjoy traveling - especially to wherever our two daughters live - which has taken us to Africa, China, as well as closer United States' destinations.
We both taught
for many years, usually writing our own lessons. We enjoy small group and one-on-one discipling. Paul trains small group leaders, speaks at conferences and retreats, and occasionally
The seeds for our Bible study lessons came from our own felt needs
In 2001 we began a weekly ministry with Chinese students, researchers and business professionals living in Omaha. At that time, we quickly realized that there are very few resources designed for people who don't have a Christian background. To meet this need, we wrote:
to introduce Christianity in a colorful, inviting way. It is available in English and Spanish.
What's Missing Inside You
is a thirteen lesson study of foundational principles for Christian living illustrated with over fifty humorous and inspirational stories.
is a five-lesson study guide to create authentic followers of Jesus.
Our monthly e-newsletter is all about being and making disciples of Jesus. We include our best ideas for leading a small group or Sunday School class. If you want to learn to make disciples, it's for you! If you'll take a minute and subscribe to our free monthly e-newsletter, you'll get a free download of 2 pages of Paul's latest book Kingdom Disciple.
On this website we have included
that clearly explain the Bible, are illustrated with inspirational stories, and have compelling application. We offer free printable Bible study material for you to use. Since we most enjoy small group ministry, we've included discussion questions on most of our lessons. Our prayer is that our Bible study lesson plans will be useful for you both privately and with your groups.
for a complete listing of all the adult Sunday School lessons, Bible study leader tips, inspirational devotions, sermons that work, and Paul's recommended reading and favorite quotes.