Sometimes our best efforts at not being confusing get even more confusing. It’s especially not helpful when the calendar doesn’t work in our favor. You might have noticed the winter quarter only has 12 Sundays. That poses a problem for us when we are selling you 13 weeks of curriculum. In the kids area, we
We had such an overwhelmingly positive response to our Life Verse Postcards for Fall, that we decided to make them again for the Winter. I think that these are just great. I mentioned last time that I love to write cards to the kids in my class and I think that having great postcards is
UPDATE: We recently were made aware that a few of our preteen leader guides were printed incorrectly. Please call customer service 1-800-458-2772 to request a replacement copy. In the meantime, here are a few sessions to use until your new copy comes. We are sorry for any inconvenience. Session 1: Angels Visited Joseph and Mary Session
Full Color Printable Babies Take-Home Pages Special Focus Session 1 – Prophets Told About Jesus (December 7) – Weekly Overview Video Unit 1: Celebrate Jesus (One Conversation Placemat) Session 1 – Angels Visited Joseph and Mary (December 14) – Weekly Overview Video Session 2 – Jesus Was Born (December 21) – Weekly Overview Video Session 3 –
1s & 2s—Draw with Chunk Crayons Bible Story: Paul Wrote a Letter 2 Corinthians 1; 12 Life Point: People tell about God and Jesus. Life Verse: God made us and we are His. Psalm 100:3 Materials: long sheet of art paper, tape, chunk crayons, baskets Tape the paper to a wall at the preschoolers’ eye
1s & 2s—Wash Vegetables Bible Story: Cain and Abel Genesis 4:1-16 Life Point: Be kind to your family. Life Verse: We are helpers. 2 Corinthians 1:24 Materials: dishpan, 2 towels, nylon scrubber, carrot, potato Put 2 inches of water in the dishpan. Place the dishpan on a towel on the floor or a low table.
1s & 2s—Draw on House-Shaped Paper Bible Story: A Couple Helped Elisha 2 Kings 4:8-17 Life Point: God wants people to work together. Life Verse: We are helpers. 2 Corinthians 1:24 Materials: Teaching Picture 11, 12-by-18-inch drawing paper, crayons Cut the paper into simple house shapes. Display the Teaching Picture with the art supplies. Tell
1s & 2s—Make Play Dough Bread Bible Story: Samson Judges 13−16 Life Point: Help others. Life Verse: We are helpers. 1 Corinthians 1:24 Materials: Teaching Picture10, fresh play dough, rolling pins Display the Teaching Picture near the play dough. Give each child a lump of play dough. Talk about the Bible story as children play.
1s & 2s—Pretend to Cook Bible Story: Ruth, Boaz, and Obed Ruth 1:1-22; 2:1-23; 4:13-17 Life Point: Families help each other. Life Verse: We are helpers. 2 Corinthians 1:24 Materials: Teaching Picture 9, toy pots and pans, kitchen center Display the Teaching Picture near the kitchen. Invite the preschoolers to pretend to cook with the
1s & 2s— Clip Clothespins Bible Story: Gideon Judges 6−8 Life Point: God cares for people. Life Verse: God made us and we are His. Psalm 100:3 Materials: Teaching Picture 8, cardboard box, peg-type clothespins Lay the Teaching Picture in the box. Spread the clothespins on top of the picture. Invite a preschooler to clip