Beatitudes Lessons for Kids (Matthew 5:1-12)

These kids Bible lessons will teach the Beatitudes and what it means to be blessed. They show us the attitudes that followers of Jesus should have. Lesson One: Introduction to the Beatitudes This is lesson 1 of 9 in this series. Use these links to find the whole series. ONE — TWO — THREE — FOUR — FIVE — SIX — SEVEN — EIGHT — NINE More Lesson Resources Craft ideas on the Beatitudes Prepare your heart

Introducing “What He Said: 6-Week Curriculum” A Kid-Friendly Journey through the Beatitudes and Sermon on the Mount

We’re thrilled to announce the release of our newest teaching series: “He Said What: 6-Week Children’s Ministry Curriculum.” This innovative series is designed to guide children aged 6-12 through Jesus’ profound teachings in the Beatitudes and the Sermon on the Mount. The words of Jesus have guided countless believers throughout the centuries, and now it’s our kids’ turn to dive deep into these life-changing teachings. However, we understand that these profound truths can be complex, especially for

Children's Sermon on the Beatitudes | Matthew 5:1-12

Do you need a children’s sermon on the Beatitudes? This object lesson message is from Matthew 5:1-12. Share it with your church on Groundhog Day this upcoming Sunday (February 2, 2020). Print the message script and then watch our teaching example video below. Children’s Message on Matthew 5:1-12 Object Lesson for Ground Hogs Day – February 2, 2020 “Don’t Hope in Ground Hogs!” Children’s Sermon Object Lesson on the Beatitudes from Matthew 5:1-12 . Finding strength in

The Beatitudes (Luke 6:17-26) Sunday School Lesson

In Luke 6:17-26 Jesus gives us the Beatitudes, teaching us to store up our treasures in Heaven and not on Earth.  Younger children won’t understand all the blesseds and woes but they can understand that Jesus taught us the right way to act and interact with others and to store up our treasures in Heaven.  Through this lesson they will learn that the BEatittudes teach us to BE kind, humble, loving, and gentle. Bible Reference: Luke 6:17-26

Lesson: Jesus Taught Us How to Serve (Servanthood for Kids #7)

Jesus showed by example how to serve, but he also preached how to serve. In part 7 of the “Servanthood for Kids Series,” the Sermon on the Mount is again discussed to point out additional verses about service. Jesus knew that part of his leadership role as a servant required teaching others how to serve. In this lesson, kids will see how their words and actions must work together to be a true servant of God. TARGET AGES:

Lesson: Service Leads to Blessings (Servanthood for Kids #6)

Blessings come in many forms, and Jesus told us we will be blessed when we obey, serve, and follow his example. It’s important for kids to understand the biblical promises of rewards. However, it’s equally important for them to know that wrong motives will get in the way of God’s blessings. Jesus explains the criteria for receiving blessings in part 6 of the “Servanthood for Kids Series.” TARGET AGES: 9 – 13 Older Elementary. You may need to

"Blessed are the Peacemakers" Sunday School Lesson

Beatitudes Lesson Eight: Blessed are the Peacemakers Main idea: Children of God are peacemakers. They help bring people to God and they do their best to get along with everyone.  This is lesson 8 of 9 in this series. Use these links to find the whole series. ONE — TWO — THREE — FOUR — FIVE — SIX — SEVEN — EIGHT — NINE Teacher preparation: Read Scripture references and Luke 10:25-37, 1 Timothy 2:4, Ephesians 2:13-18

"Blessed are the Pure in Heart" Sunday School Lesson

Beatitudes Lesson Seven: Blessed are the Pure in Heart Main idea: When we let Jesus purify our hearts, we can to come into God’s presence and spend all of forever with him. This is lesson 7 of 9 in this series. Use these links to find the whole series. ONE — TWO — THREE — FOUR — FIVE — SIX — SEVEN — EIGHT — NINE Teacher preparation: Read Scripture references and Jeremiah 17:10, Proverbs 15:11, James

"Blessed are the Merciful" Sunday School Lesson

Beatitudes Lesson Six: Blessed are those who are Merciful Main idea: We become merciful by being broken people and letting God’s mercy into our lives. This is lesson 6 of 9 in this series. Use these links to find the whole series. ONE — TWO — THREE — FOUR — FIVE — SIX — SEVEN — EIGHT — NINE Teacher preparation: Read Scripture references 1 Peter 1:3-4, Psalm 51, Luke 6:36, Matthew 9:9-13 Gather: Bible; dry erase

Train up a child in the way of Jesus Christ

As Christian parents, we are called to train our children up in the way of the Lord (Proverbs 22:6). The Bible says a lot about children and our calling to lead them to Jesus. But what does that actually look like? How can we instill godly wisdom in our kids on a daily basis? In this blog post, we’ll explore some practical ways to teach your kids about God and help them grow in their faith. We’ll

Lesson: Blessed are the Poor in Spirit

Use this beatitudes Sunday School lesson on the first beatitude Jesus gave to teach kids why we need God in our lives. Needed: Bible, old clothes, a sign, pennies or other money, a volunteer to play a beggar, an offering plate Intro Activity: Begging for Change  As you’re starting class, have someone dressed as a poor person come into your class and ask for money. It’s best to disguise this person as much as possible so that

Beatitude Craft Ideas

Teach the Beatitudes with these Craft ideas for Sunday School. Download the directions, gather your supplies, and watch our demonstration video below. These are perfect for your Sunday School or children’s ministry. Please leave a comment below to share how they worked out in your kids church. Craft ideas related to the Beatitudes Blessed are You! Blessed are You!  Craft Ideas for the Beatitudes and Happiness in Jesus    The beatitudes can seem somewhat confusing and contradictory

"Blessed are the Persecuted" Sunday School Lesson

Beatitudes Lesson Nine: Blessed are the Persecuted Main idea: When we have BEE attitudes instead of ME attitudes, people will sometimes dislike us and treat us poorly, but that persecution shows that we are Christians and are going to Heaven. This is lesson 9 of 9 in this series. Use these links to find the whole series. ONE — TWO — THREE — FOUR — FIVE — SIX — SEVEN — EIGHT — NINE Teacher preparation: Read Scripture

"Blessed who Hunger and Thirst" Sunday School Lesson

Beatitudes Lesson Five: Blessed are those who Hunger and Thirst Main idea: We crave being right with God, and God fills us up with his righteousness when we choose to follow him. This is lesson 5 of 9 in this series. Use these links to find the whole series. ONE — TWO — THREE — FOUR — FIVE — SIX — SEVEN — EIGHT — NINE Teacher preparation: Read Scripture references, Isaiah 55:2-3, Matthew 6:33, Psalm 106:3,

"Blessed are the Meek" Sunday School Lesson

Beatitudes Lesson Four: The Meek will Inherit the Earth Main idea: Meekness is trusting that God will take care of you, no matter what. So you stand up for what is right, and you don’t seek revenge. You are humble, gentle, and kind. This is lesson 4 of 9 in this series. Use these links to find the whole series. ONE — TWO — THREE — FOUR — FIVE — SIX — SEVEN — EIGHT — NINE

"Blessed Are Those Who Mourn" Sunday School Lesson

Beatitudes Lesson Three: Blessed Are Those Who Mourn Main idea: When we mourn over our sins, God gives us the comfort of salvation, the comfort of getting to spend all of forever with him. This is lesson 3 of 9 in this series. Use these links to find the whole series. ONE — TWO — THREE — FOUR — FIVE — SIX — SEVEN — EIGHT — NINE Teacher preparation: Read Scripture references, Psalm 51, Isaiah 61:1-3

"Blessed are the Poor in Spirit" Sunday School Lesson

Beatitudes Lesson Two: Blessed are the Poor in Spirit Main idea: We receive the gift of the kingdom of heaven when we realize how much we need God. This is lesson 2 of 9 in this series. Use these links to find the whole series. ONE — TWO — THREE — FOUR — FIVE — SIX — SEVEN — EIGHT — NINE Teacher preparation: Read Scripture references, James 4:6-10, Philippians 2:3-4, 2 Chronicles 7:14, Revelation 3:17-18 Gather:

All are Saints for "All Saints"… After Halloween Lesson from Matthew 5:1-12

Whether it is celebrated and recognized or not, Halloween is well-known by most Americans. Yet many (adults as well as kids) are not so familiar with the holiday behind the origin of Halloween: All Saints’ Day! (After all, “Hallow’s Eve” must be the Eve to some Holy Day…). So where did the holiday come from and what is it for? And just what is a Saint, anyway? This lesson will explore saints and how everyone can be