Bible Lesson: God uses Nehemiah to lead His people to rebuild Jerusalem’s walls

Nehemiah Bible Lesson

The following lesson about Nehemiah helps students discover that God protects His people.  This lesson was taught to a small group of children ranging from 5-10. Bible Passage: Nehemiah 3-4, 6 Bible Story Title: God uses Nehemiah to lead His people to rebuild Jerusalem’s walls Target Age Group: Ages 5-11 (K-5th Grade U.S.A.) Target Time Frame: 60 Minutes Original Teaching … [Read more...]

Bible Lesson: God uses Mordecai and Esther to thwart Haman’s evil plan

MORDECAI-IS-HONORED

The following lesson was prepared for a small group of students.  The actual lesson is written out to include all the main points of the Book of Esther.  The students who attended when this lesson was taught were ages 5-8.  It was adapted and modified to their attention span and they stayed engaged and participated throughout the lesson.  An option for this lesson is to have … [Read more...]

Bible Lesson: Make Time For God

Bible Lesson -  Make Time for God

In this passage Jesus gets up early and finds a place to pray before He begins his busy day.  The disciples went looking for him because they did not understand the importance He placed on spending time with God.  Through this lesson children will learn the importance of spending time with God.  God is in control of our lives and wants to be personally involved in our … [Read more...]

The Seven I AM Statements of Jesus- Lesson #8

Jesus said, "I am the vine"

Lesson Eight: The True Vine Main idea: Jesus helps us to grow when we stay connected to him. Teacher preparation: Read Scripture references, Isaiah 5:1-7, Psalm 80:7-19, and Hebrews 12:7-12. Gather: Bible; dry erase markers or chart paper and markers; review game card (download here and here) printed and cut out; several packets of purple Kool aid unsweetened drink … [Read more...]

Bible Lesson: Jesus Fills Us Up

Bible Lesson: Jesus fills us up

A person without Christ is like a man walking through the desert.  Completely dry and in need of water.  Christ is the living water of our lives.  He sustains us and fills us up.  Just as the body cannot live without water the soul cannot live without Jesus.   This lesson uses the contrast of a dry and wet sponge to teach children how different their lives are based on whether … [Read more...]