Parents, today your child heard the story of Jesus’ ascension back to heaven. Jesus promised the Holy Spirit would come to help people. How does your family rely on the Holy Spirit?
We learn about the Ministry of Reconciliation in the Daily Bible Reading today. Start a discussion today with your child about what it means to be made new. You can read along with us by fining the schedule on the One Conversation Page™.
In his article “Why is the Ascension so Important?” Jeff Robinson highlights the significance of what this day means to a Christian. “The ascension, when understood, becomes an irreplaceable, important resource for living our lives in the world—and it’s a resource no other religion or philosophy of life holds out to us.” This quick read is a great wealth of knowledge https://www.thegospelcoalition.org/article/why-is-the-ascension-so-important/
We often seek jobs, positions, and opportunities for our own benefit. We gravitate toward those jobs and responsibilities that we might feel especially skilled for and certainly the ones we’d enjoy. There is no coincidence in where we end up.
Take it Further: Check out the “The Ascension” section of the Bible Studies for Life: Kids Family App. This exciting FREE app allows your children to dig deeper into the weekly lessons using fun games and activities.
Our Weekly Bible Verse for this week are the last words Jesus spoke before His Ascension. He makes clear that He wants those that are here to be His witnesses. What does that mean to you?