Luke 2 We have heard about how God is everywhere.God knows everything. God is powerful. God is holy. God is faithful. Today we find out that God has made a way for us to know him. Mary and Joseph were in the stable. That night something amazing had happened. Jesus had been born as a… Read More God has made a way for us to know him
Luke 1:5-24 One day a man called Zechariah was in the temple. It was a very special place where people went to worship God. Zechariah had a special job to do there – just once in his life! He was a priest and he had been chosen to go and burn some incense that would… Read More God is faithful
Learning the Books of the Bible is really useful – just having an idea of whereabouts a book is and what kind of book it is can be helpful when we are finding our way around God’s Book. For a brief description of the Old Testament books take a look here. For the New Testament… Read More Books of the Bible -an easy way 2
Meet Jairus! To tell the story from Luke 8 I used some simple pictures. I introduced ‘Jairus’ first and asked the children to repeat his name and say hello. The pictures I used were a selection of symbols and a photo of a house that I made from a shoe box, and one phrase. I… Read More Jairus’s daughter – Luke 8 Bible story idea
to add something to the telling of the Christmas story – add sheep and camels that stand up on pegs for legs. Draw a simple camel or sheep (without legs!) on to card and cut out. Add the pegs. You could also do this as a craft activity – just be careful with the pegs.
In the Bible Alphabet at Toddler group we are on to ‘f’. I decided to go with field – the story that Jesus told about the man who found treasure buried in a field, sold all he had, bought the field and then owned the treasure. You can find the story in Matthew 13:44. To… Read More Bible Alphabet – f is for field where treasure was found.
Following on from where Jesus was born – Bethlehem – who took care of him? Mary and Joseph. In this story we concentrated on Joseph and the job he did. With young children I sometimes like to have some objects in a bag – it keeps them interested and watching what is going on and… Read More Bible alphabet – C is for carpenter