The Parable of The Good Shepherd

Welcome to our lesson for June 30, the Parable of The Good Shepherd. What a beautiful story that so perfectly depicts Jesus–the one who would (and did) lay down his life for his sheep! The parable is full of so much meaning, so many layers that the children can...

Paul’s Discovery

Welcome to our lesson for June 23, the story of Paul’s Discovery.  Before we dive into a series of Jesus’ parables this summer, we have one more Sunday to continue our previous timeline: Jesus has been crucified, then resurrected. Jesus spent 40 days appearing to his...

Trinity Sunday

Welcome to our lesson for Trinity Sunday, June 16.  Today we celebrate the trinity, which is perfect timing, considering we just welcomed the arrival of the Holy Spirit last Sunday. For this Sunday, we’ll use Lesson 6: Holy Baptism from the Winter (purple) book, p....
Blessing of Listening Ears

Blessing of Listening Ears

This children’s sermon was written to accompany a sermon based on the story from Acts 16 in which Paul talks with Lydia, the seller of purple cloth. I found the main idea of blessing listening ears in Carolyn Browns blogpost about this scripture, here....