“The Book of Acts” Sunday School Lesson Series

Free Sunday School LessonsTake your students on a journey through the Book of Acts where they will learn lessons from the early church after Jesus ascended to heaven and believers received the gift of the Holy Spirit.  Students will learn how they too can live a powerful life serving Jesus as the Holy Spirit empowers them.

This page is the index to our series of lesson plans that follow the Book of Acts. This page will be updated as the posts are published. These lessons were designed for older elementary children, but you could modify them for a broader range of kids.

  1. A Journey through the Book of Acts Overview Lesson
  2. The Day of Pentecost & God’s Gift Acts 2:1-21
  3. Apostles Witness Jesus’ Ascension Acts 1
  4. The Birth of the Church on Pentecost Acts 2
  5. Peter Heals the Crippled Beggar in Jesus’ Name Acts 3 (another option “Miracle at the Beautiful Gate“)
  6. The Spirit gives boldness to Peter & John Acts 4:1-31
  7. The Believers Remained Devoted Acts 4-5
  8. Seven Men are Chosen to Minister: Acts 6 Lesson Acts 6
  9. The Stoning of Stephen Acts 6-7
  10. Persecution Scatters the Church Acts 8:1-25
  11. Philip and the Ethiopian Acts 8:26-40
  12. Jesus Transforms Saul’s Life (Paul’s Conversion) Acts 9:1-31 with coloring page
  13. Peter Heals Aeneas and Raises Tabitha Acts 9:32-43
  14. Peter and Cornelius 10:1-22
  15. Cornelius Receives the Holy Spirit Acts 10:23-48
  16. Early Church Growth & Change Acts 11
  17. Peter’s Miraculous Escape From Prison Acts 12:1-24
  18. Barnabas and Paul Begin Their Missionary Journey Acts 12-13
  19. Paul and Barnabas 13:13-52
  20. Paul and Barnabas Persevere Acts 14
  21. New Missionary Teams Acts 15-16
  22. Paul & Barnabas at the Jerusalem Counsel Acts 15:1-35
  23. God sends Paul to Macedonia Acts 15:36-16:10 “Paul Preaching” coloring page
  24. Paul & Silas Praise God in Prison Acts 16:11-40
  25. More of Paul’s Journeys Acts 17
  26. Riot in Ephesus Acts 19
  27. Paul’s Farewell Journey Begins Acts 20
  28. Paul is Arrested in Jerusalem Acts 21
  29. Paul Testifies in Jerusalem Acts 22
  30. God Protects Paul’s Life Acts 23
  31. Paul’s Trial Before Felix Acts 24
  32. Paul’s Trial before Festus Acts 25
  33. Paul Shipwrecked on the Way to Rome Acts 27
  34. Paul Arrives in Rome Acts 28


Like all our content, this curriculum is 100% free to use in your church, home, or school. Click here to browse more of our free Sunday School lessons.


  1. Glynis says

    I love the lessons you have on this site. This is my primary source for getting lessons to teach my K-5 Wednesday night bible study.

    Thanks so much for everything. Keep the lessons coming!!!

  2. Chris says

    Thank you so much for these lessons. I found this site a few weeks ago and this week will be the first time to start it. I love the structure, word choices and scriptures used for it. Can’t wait to see how the kids respond to it. Thank you and God Bless!! :D

  3. Karen says

    I am using them for 3rd grade and up. Thank you so much for creating these lessons, and please let me know when future ones are posted. Thank you!

  4. chiti mubanga says

    thankyou for opening this site, hoping it will really help us teachers and children in learning about GOD”s eternal LOVE

  5. Cindy Beyer says

    I will be using this material too. Thank you for the ideas and great through the Bible study. My class is children from K-3rd grade.

  6. Tracy Parsons says

    Hi Kelly,

    I was so excited to see this material and am using it as our core curriculum for our gr 3-6 class this year. Hopefully more material will be made available so we can use it for the whole year :)

    Thanks so much!!

  7. Susan Best says

    This is an excelleent series – such a blessing to our children’s ministry as I teach a combined ages class Sat nights. Well thought through and desigend, these lessons were easy to prepare and use. Thank you!

  8. Christy says

    These lessons have made the teachings in the Book of Acts a remarkable journey for my Sunday School class! Thank you!

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