You Bible Study

A Bible study for and by the urban and multicultural church.

Created by and for members of the urban and multicultural church community, YOU exists to respond to their uniquely generational Bible study needs. 

  • Questions and discussion topics reflect black lifestyle and experiences

  • Cultural vernacular is occasionally employed to strengthen the application of God’s Word 

  • Frames the urban and multicultural church through a biblical lens. 

  • Affordable 3-in-1 resource combines an easy-to-follow leader guide, weekly group learner guide, and five daily devotional readings.

Study Plan  |  Free Session  |  Podcast

Disciple Your Adults Digitally

Whether your church is meeting in person or online, YOU’s digital option gives your team flexibility. Learn More 

Current Studies

Winter 2023-2024

A Name Like No Other

This study will examine the most important name we can know, the name of God. Understanding the name of God guides us in knowing and trusting Him better.

Owning A Faith That Matters

In this study from the Gospel of Luke, we get a glimpse into what it means to trust Christ fully with a deep, unwavering faith.

Leader Resources | Sample | Sermon Starters

Spring 2024

It’s All About Jesus 

In the Gospel of Luke, we will study various passages to examine the life and work of Jesus and how we should respond to Him. 

Being An Authentic Church 

This study will emphasize that as followers of Christ, we are His body – the church; and as such, we serve God as we grow, minister, and do life together. 

Leader Resources | Sample | Sermon Starters


Discipleship is the lifestyle of walking with God. This walk tends to follow a pathway as followers become more like Christ and advance His kingdom.

Every pathway has signposts—markers to show a person’s progress. Lifeway Research has identified eight signposts of discipleship—lifestyle patterns that ought to be growing in ever-increasing measure the longer a person walks the pathway of discipleship.

YOU Bible study curriculum is designed so that each of the following categories (signposts) are addressed over the course of a year. This ensures a balanced approach to Bible study as group members advance to spiritual maturity.

  • Engage with Scripture

  • Obey God and Deny Self

  • Serve God and Others

  • Share Christ

  • Exercise Faith

  • Seek God

  • Build Relationships

  • Live Unashamed

FREE - Discipleship Pathways eBook