God's Search - Rescued From the Water (No greater Love) by Gramma Cherbear
©All copyrights ©1995-to date Cherlyn Clifton, www.cherbearsden.com
Greet new members and introduce them to
the class and the Critters.
Open the class with a prayer.
- (Speak with the children)
- When you read the Bible or study about God,
you learn that some things are wrong for you to do. It could
be, telling a lie, cheating in a game or at school, stealing
from someone, or some other bad thing. Can you think of other
things God tells us is wrong? God has told you not to do these
things, but sometimes you do not obey what He has said. This
is called "sin." Talk about what it means to obey God.
- (Teach the children)
- God knew we needed to be rescued from our
sins. He sent His Son, Jesus to save us. Jesus was God's only
Son, and He did not sin. Jesus took the punishment that God was
going to give to us when He died on the cross. Jesus is our wonderful
Valentine from God!
- (Let the Critters help teach the lesson - Pass out the coloring page from the
- God's Love - Rescued from the Water
- Joshua Jackrabbit had a bad fall into the
Kid Cave pond. His friends have come to rescue him. They love
Joshua with God's great love! They saved him and will protect
and care for him. Joshua loves his critter friends with a very
Repeat today's Bible verse.
- When we ask Jesus, He will put God's love
in our hearts. God's Holy Spirit can help us know good things
from bad. He can teach us how to love others with God's great
love. He will teach us to rescue others by showing them His love.
He wants us to thank Him for what He has done for us. Jesus wants
us to love Him not just for what He does for us, but because
He is God.
Worship God with music.
Use crafts, games, puzzles, hidden pictures,
word search, mazes, and books to further emphasize the current
Pass out the coloring pages.
Explain the daily devotions! Encourage the Kids to show these to their parents
and get help as they continue to learn how God takes care of
them through the week.
We are so glad you came to Kids Church today! Announce next weeks lesson.
Pass out the Daily Devotions to the children as they are dismissed.
- Daily Trail Blazer Devotions for kids and pre teens
- Weekday devotions to go with this week's lesson!