Joy - Share your Blessings (Jesus, Others and You) 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.
- We should celebrate the joy we have in Jesus
with each other. Sharing the love we have for God because of
all He has done for us is one way we celebrate our joy.
- (Speak with the children)
- One way God brings you joy is by giving you
blessings. It is great fun to share your blessings with others.
Listening to them share what God has done for them is another
way God will bring you joy. Think of some of your blessings.
Praise God for His goodness. How can you share blessings with
- (Teach the children)
- We don't need to be unhappy or sad. God gave
us His Joy in the fruits of the Spirit. When we think about good
things and see all the good that God has done, it will bring
great joy into our hearts. When you feel sad, remember God's
gift of Joy. Think about your blessings! Share your blessings
with others! Remember that true Joy comes from putting Jesus
first, others second and ourselves third.
- (Let the Critters help teach the lesson)
- Joy - Share your Blessings
- Gramma Cherbear loves to pick the beautiful
flowers. She will put them in a vase on the table in her Den.
Cami Cub is having fun rolling around in the field of clover.
It is cool and soft like a pillow. Joshua Jackrabbit is fishing
in the Kid Cave Pond. Fishing helps him to relax and Joshua really
loves to relax! Emmi Squirrel is playing with the butterflies
and smelling the flowers. Spring is her favorite time of the
year. She does not feel shy around the butterflies. Liam Leapfrog
loves to swim. Jumping into the clean water of the pond makes
him very happy. Everyone is having great joy. They love to share
their blessings with each other.
- Repeat today's Bible verse.
- God gives us our blessings. He wants us to
share with others how happy we are for our blessings. When we
remember the good things that God has done, it will remind us
to be thankful. If we share our gift of Joy with others, they
will learn to know that God is so good!
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.
- Daily Trail Blazer Devotions for kids and pre teens
- Weekday devotions to go with this week's lesson!
- 1. Sharing Your Joy
- 2. Joyful Heart
- 3. In His Presence
- 4. Kingdom of Joy
- 5. Joyful Song