Preschool: Jesus Is: Session 6 – It’s Not Going to Be Easy

Session 6—Set the Table Bible Story: Jesus’ Special Supper Matthew 26:17-30; 1 Corinthians 11:23-26 Life Verse: Love others as I have loved you. John 15:12 Life Point: Jesus loves everyone. Christ Focus: Jesus wants people to love one another. Bible Focus: Jesus had a special meal with His friends. Materials: Bible, Teaching Picture, toy dishes, […]

Preschool: Jesus Is: Session 5 – Love the Unlovable

Younger Preschool—Look at and Match Leaves Bible Story: Jesus and Zacchaeus Luke 19:1-10 Life Verse: Love others as I have loved you. John 15:12 Life Point: Jesus helped people learn to do right. Christ Focus: Jesus set the example for how to treat others. Bible Focus: Zacchaeus climbed a tree to see Jesus. Materials: Bible, […]

Preschool: Jesus Is: Session 4 – Speak Kindly to All People

Younger Preschool—Care for a Baby Doll Bible Story: Jesus and the Children Mark 10:13-16 Life Verse: Love others as I have loved you. John 15:12 Life Point: Jesus helped people know what is important. Christ Focus: Jesus helps us value one another. Bible Focus: Jesus loves children. Materials: Bible, Teaching Picture, baby doll, blanket, baby […]

Preschool: Jesus Is: Session 3 – Treat Others Right

Younger Preschool—Play with Water Bottles Bible Story: Jesus and the Woman at the Well John 4:1-30 Life Verse: Jesus loved people and helped them. Matthew 14:14 Life Point: Jesus wants everyone to know God’s love.  Christ Focus: Jesus loves unconditionally. Bible Focus: Jesus asked the woman for water. Materials: Bible, several clean water bottles, food […]

Preschool: Jesus Is: Session 2 – Do Not Worry

Younger Preschool —Eat a Snack Bible Story: Jesus Said Do Not Worry Matthew 5:1-3; 6:25-34 Life Verse: Jesus loved people and helped them. Matthew 14:14 Life Point: Jesus told people that God would care for them.  Christ Focus: Jesus wants people to depend on God. Bible Focus: Jesus wants us to know God gives us what […]

Preschool: Jesus Is: Session 1 – Good Attitudes

Younger Preschool—Look at Books  Bible Story: Jesus Taught the People Matthew 5—7 Life Verse: Jesus loved people and helped them. Matthew 14:14 Life Point: Jesus helped people learn. Christ Focus: Jesus’ life and ministry show us how to live. Bible Focus: People learned from Jesus how to live.  Materials: Bible, books Who Learned from Jesus […]

Grades 1-6: Watch Out! Session 6 – It’s Not Going to Be Easy

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Scripture: Matthew 26:17-30; 1 Corinthians 11:23-26 Grades 1-3 Introductory Activity – Step Forward Place a masking tape line on the floor as a start line and another tape line across the room as the finish line. Tell children to line up on the start line, facing forward. Tell children to follow the instructions if the […]

Grades 1-6: Watch Out! Session 5 – Loving the Unlovable

Scripture: Luke 19:1-10 Grades 1-3 Introductory Activity – Confetti Toss Gather a large amount of paper confetti and paper bags. Allow each child to get a handful of confetti. When you say “Go,” kids can toss the confetti. Encourage them to continue to pick up confetti and toss it. Hand out more confetti as available. […]

Grades 1-6: Watch Out! Session 4 – Speak Kindly to People

Scripture: Mark 10:13-16 Grades 1-3 Introductory Activity – Inside Outside Circle Divide the group into two groups of equal number. If you have an odd number of kids, enlist an adult to play to even out the groups. Guide one group to make a circle, facing out (backs to the center of the circle). The […]

Grades 1-6: Watch Out! Session 3 – Treat Others Right

Scripture: John 4:1-30 Grades 1-3 Introductory Activity – Things I Love Lists On large pieces of paper, write these titles (one per paper): Foods I Love; Stuff I Love; People I Love; Pets I Love; Toys I Love; Friends I Love; Places I Love. Lay the papers on the floor around the room; place 3-4 […]