David Tries to Hide His Sin (Game)

David Tries to Hide His Sin (Game)

Bible Passage: 2 Samuel 11 and 12 (David and Bathsheba) Bonus Memory Verse: Whoever conceals their sins does not prosper, but the one who confesses and renounces them finds mercy. (Proverbs 28:13) Object Lesson: Cotton Ball Sheep What You Need:  Two people figures Cotton Balls What You Do:  Before kids arrive, read through 2 Samuel 11-12 and become familiar with the account.  Hold your Bible as you talk to the kids. Say: One day, King David was walking on his roof when he … [Read more...]

Good Thoughts, Bad Thoughts: An Object Lesson on Protecting Our Mind

Good Thoughts, Bad Thoughts: An Object Lesson on Protecting Our Mind

Today in Children's Church we were learning about the importance of controlling our thoughts.  We did a little object lesson and it went so well, I thought I would share it here.  I'm sure I got the idea from somewhere else, but I don't know where! Supplies Needed: Kool-Aid Dirt 2 Spoons 2 Clear Cups Leading the Lesson: Say: "Okay, kids, we've been talking about our thoughts and choosing thoughts that will help us to be closer to God and not push us farther away from God. … [Read more...]