1s & 2s—Clean the Room Bible Story: A Couple Helped Elisha 2 Kings 4:8-17 Life Point: God loves all people. Weekly Verse: Do good to everyone. Galatians 6:10 Materials: Teaching Picture 13, toy broom, toy mop, cloths, small spray bottles Display the Teaching Picture with the cleaning items. Invite the preschoolers to use the items
Archives for July 2017
1s & 2s—Pour Water Bible Story: Elisha and the Widow 2 Kings 4:1-7 Life Point: God wants people to do what He says. Weekly Verse: Do what God says. Deuteronomy 5:32 Materials: Teaching Picture 12, gallon-size ziplock bag, plastic dishpan or storage container, drop cloth, towel, assorted cups Put a few inches of water in
1s & 2s—Play with Rain Gear Bible Story: Elijah Prayed to God 1 Kings 18:1-2,41-46 Life Point: God helps people when they pray to Him. Weekly Verse: We can ask God to help us. Psalm 30:10 Materials: Teaching Picture 11, children’s rain gear (coats, boots, and umbrellas) Display the Teaching Picture with the dress-up items.
1s & 2s—Stack Food Boxes Bible Story: God Gave Elijah Food 1 Kings 17:8-24 Life Point: God cares for people. Weekly Verse: God cares for you. 1 Peter 5:7 Materials: Teaching Picture 10, cardboard blocks, empty food boxes, newspaper, tape Lightly stuff each food box with newspaper and tape the ends closed. Place the boxes
1s & 2s—Wear a Robe and Crown Bible Story: King David 2 Samuel 5–8 Life Point: People can do what God wants them to do. Weekly Verse: We show love to God by obeying Him. 1 John 5:3 Materials: Teaching Picture 9, small child’s robe, paper crown, paper tube scepter, large nonbreakable mirror, digital camera
1s & 2s—Decorate a Coat Shape Bible Story: David and Jonathan 1 Samuel 18:1-4; 20 Life Point: Friends can show God’s love to people. Weekly Verse: A friend loves at all times. Proverbs 17:17 Materials: Teaching Picture 8, white paper, scissors, marker, dot painters, painting smocks Cut paper into simple coat shapes. Print the Weekly
1s & 2s—Play a Listening Game Bible Story: David Wrote a Song Psalm 138 Life Point: People can sing about God. Weekly Verse: God is good to us. 1 Chronicles 16:9 Materials: Teaching Picture 7, variety of simple rhythm instruments, CD Display the Teaching Picture near the instruments. Show preschoolers each instrument and play it
1s & 2s—Play with a Parachute Bible Story: God’s Plan for David 1 Samuel 16 Life Point: God made people special. Weekly Verse: God wants us to help people. Deuteronomy 15:11 Materials: Teaching Picture 6, parachute or round tablecloth, CD Invite the preschoolers to hold on to the parachute and gently lower and raise it.
1s & 2s—Draw on Cardboard Bible Story: Isaac Was Kind Genesis 26:12-33 Life Point: God made people to show kindness to others. Weekly Verse: Be kind to one another. Ephesians 4:32 Materials: Teaching Picture 5, crayons, pieces of cardboard Display the Teaching Picture with the art materials. Invite preschoolers to draw with crayons on the
1s & 2s—Pull a Wagon Bible Story: Abram and Lot Genesis 13 Life Point: God loves families. Weekly Verse: Work together happily. Ephesians 6:7 Materials: Bible, Teaching Picture 4, small wagon, strip of paper Mark the Weekly Verse in the Bible with the paper strip. Place the Bible and Teaching Picture in the wagon. Tell