Parents, today’s study was about Esther. God used Esther to save her people from destruction. Esther used her courage to follow God’s plan. Help your child know that all people are special to God.
The Daily Bible Reading today, found on your One Conversation™ page, is Luke 12:5. It is a reminder of the authority Christ has but is also an example of His power. We learned last week that all we have to do is ask for forgiveness, and this week we learn He wants to save us from destruction because Hell is real.
Take it Further: Check out the “Esther” section of the Worship for Life: Kids Family App. There are activities, songs, and videos that are fun for everyone to help dive further into this week’s lesson, and it’s free to download.
Esther was used in a mighty way for God’s Kingdom. This story teaches us that Each person is unique and of value to God. In Bill Ireland’s sermon “This Is the One,” he gives parents the challenge of communicating to children that they each have value and each one is here for a reason. You can find this great article here: http://www.lifeway.com/Article/sermon-david-chosen-king-1-samuel-16
The Daily Bible Reading today is 2 John 1:9. Find it on your One Conversation™ page. It is a great reminder of why it is important to be in God’s Word and study His teaching. Have you instilled a routine with your child of spending time in the Bible? Our scheduled Daily Bible Readings is a great place to start.
Psalm 136:1 is our Weekly Bible Verse. One of God’s promises is that He will love His children forever. That promise is found in the story of Esther, but it ultimately fulfilled through Christ Jesus.
Our current Life Verse is John 14:15. Look for ways as a family to memorize this verse together. Hang it up by your child’s bed. Recite it together before bedtime every night. What a great memory to make.