Pathfinder Ministry is one of the largest and most effective youth ministry programs in the Adventist church. Living it is proud to partner with Pathfinder Ministry by initially offering two resources for helping Pathfinders better Live their faith in the real world:

Pathfinder Honor in Campus Ministry

Pathfinder Bible Experience Application Guides for 2013.




Pathfinder Honor in Campus Ministry 

Be one of the first clubs to pilot this newly proposed honor so that it can become official in 2013. The requirements are simple and this website is loaded with resources to make it happen. The requirements are as follows:


Category: Outreach Ministries
Skill Level: 3 (high school/junior high)

Instructor Required
Instructor resource: "GO: A Guide to Campus-based Youth Ministry" (AdventSource or free pdf)

1. Do ALL of the following:
a.  Read the Insight article entitled "Taking God to School" (Nov. 15, 2008).
b.  Watch the Christian movie, “To Save a Life.”
c. Discuss these scriptures and how they relate to campus ministry: Matthew 5:13-16, 1 John 2:15-17

2.  Help lead out in a Club or Sabbath School discussion on the importance of living your faith at school.

3.  Find out if your school has an existing Christian Club.

4.  Invite your pathfinder or youth leader to visit you at school during lunch (step-by-step instructions are found in the leader resource book).

5.  Attend the existing Christian club for at least two months (5-6 meetings) and:
a.  Share one devotional thought (3-5 minutes).
b. Be involved in one campus outreach event.
Or (if there is no existing Christian club/you can’t attend it) invite your pathfinder leader or youth leader to campus again and invite friends from school to meet with you in a small group and talk about living your faith at school and how to start a new Christian Club before/after school or during lunch (step-by-step instructions in the leader resource book).

6. Report to your Pathfinder Club and/or Church what you learned about living your faith in the real world.

Contact us with your piloting time-line and let us know how many students will be involved.

Pathfinder Bible Experience Application Guide 2014-2015

The PBE 2014-2015 takes a close look at the book of Matthew. Click on the links below for free downloads, or order a hardcopy from AdventSource.


The Pathfinder Bible Experience Application Guide (Complete)

Chapter Guide

Matthew 1

Matthew 2

Matthew 3

Matthew 4

Matthew 5

Matthew 6

Matthew 7

Matthew 8

Matthew 9

Matthew 10

Matthew 11

Matthew 12

Matthew 13

Matthew 14

Matthew 15

Matthew 16

Matthew 17

Matthew 18

Matthew 19

Matthew 20

Matthew 21

Matthew 22

Matthew 23

Matthew 24

Matthew 25

Matthew 26

Matthew 27

Matthew 28

PBE Leaders Intro

Pathfinder Bible Experience Application Guide 2013-2014


Pathfinders are being offered application guides to help them apply what they are memorizing for the PBE to their lives and better learn to Live the lessons of the Bible. The PBE Guide for 2014 encourages students to delve into 2 Samuel. You can download the chapters here, or order the entire guide from AdventSource.


The Bible Experience Application Guide (Complete)


Introduction for Leaders

Introduction for Pathfinders

About the Pathfinder Bible Experience


Team Requirements


The Program

The Event

Personnel & Their Duties

Forms of Recognition

Additional Notes

Chapter Guide Outline

Part 1: David's Kingdom Established (Ch. 1-10)

2 Samuel 1

2 Samuel 2

2 Samuel 3

2 Samuel 4

2 Samuel 5

2 Samuel 6

2 Samuel 7

2 Samuel 8

2 Samuel 9

2 Samuel 10

Part 2: David's Sin, Repentance and Punishment (Ch. 11-20)

2 Samuel 11

2 Samuel 12

2 Samuel 13

2 Samuel 14

2 Samuel 15

2 Samuel 16

2 Samuel 17

2 Samuel 18

2 Samuel 19

Part 3: David's Kingdom Preserved (Ch. 21-24)

2 Samuel 20

2 Samuel 21

2 Samuel 22

2 Samuel 23

2 Samuel 24

Topical Index of Teachings

Pathfinder Bible Experience Application Guide 2012-2013

The PBE 2013 includes: Acts and 1&2 Thessalonians. The Application Guides are available for free download by clicking the link below or you can purchase a hard copy from AdventSource.


The Bible Experience Application Guide (Complete)


Introduction for Leaders

Introduction for Pathfinders

Chapter Guide Outline

Part 1: The Church is Born (Acts 1-5)

Acts 1

Acts 2

Acts 3

Acts 3-4

Acts 5

Part 2: The Church is Persecuted and Grows (Acts 6-9)

Acts 6

Acts 7

Acts 8

Acts 9

Part 3: Peter and Reaching Out to Gentiles (Acts 10-12)

Acts 10

Acts 11

Acts 12

Part 4: Paul's First Missionary Journey (Acts 13-14)

Acts 13

Acts 14

Part 5: Gentile Christians Affirmed (Acts 15)

Acts 15

Part 6: Paul's Second Missionary Journey (Acts 16-18)

Acts 16

Acts 17

Acts 18

Part 7: Paul's Third Missionary Journey (Acts 19-21)

Acts 19

Acts 20

Acts 21

Part 8: Paul's Final Missionary Journey (Acts 22-28)

Acts 22

Acts 23

Acts 24

Acts 25

Acts 26

Acts 27

Acts 28

Part 9: Paul's First Letter to the Church at Thessalonica (1Thessalonians)

1 Thessalonians 1

1 Thessalonians 2

1 Thessalonians 3

1 Thessalonians 4

1 Thessalonians 5

Part 10: Paul's Second Letter to the Church at Thessalonica (2 Thessalonians)

2 Thessalonians 1

2 Thessalonians 2

2 Thessalonians 3


Topical Index of Teachings