Stimulus: Give students a series of sentences describing things as good. E.g. A good night out, a good dog, a good table, a good person etc. What does the word good mean in each context? What does it mean to say that God is Good?
Issue different passages from the Bible to each group. Groups report back to class on what happens and how it shows God to be Good.
A modern translation of the Bible.
A wide selection of passages to show the different aspects of God’s goodness is essential. Passages may include the 10 Commandments, the answering of Hannah’s prayer, a prophecy of judgement from the OT.