Jesus Gives the Sermon on the Mountain

Welcome to Jesus Gives the Sermon on the Mountain, the story for January 24 from Matthew 5-7. We’re currently sharing our stories via Zoom, while the pandemic is still keeping us home. I love this story because the sermon covers so much territory–and because Jesus’...

Jesus Heals a Paralyzed Man

Welcome to Jesus Heals a Paralyzed Man, our story for Jan. 17, based on Luke 5:17-26. We’re currently sharing our stories via Zoom, while the pandemic is still keeping us home. It was really fun to think about how to tell this story, how to create the house so...

Jesus Calls the Disciples

Welcome to Jesus Calls the Disciples, our story for Jan 10. We’re still presenting these stories over Zoom, but I’m including the art response ideas for anyone who would like to encourage children to make gifts to God in honor of these stories at home....

Epiphany / Baby Jesus is Dedicated to God

Welcome to the celebration of Epiphany Sunday, January 3! I hope your 2021 will soon be off to a wonderful start. Since we’re in a global pandemic our Godly Play time is virtual. I’m still including the art response time in case it’s helpful to...

The Fourth Sunday of Advent

Welcome to the celebration of the Fourth Sunday of Advent, this Sunday, December 20, when we introduce the fourth advent card, focusing on the visit of the Magi to the Christ child. There are several themes you may wish to explore during the time in the circle or...

The Third Sunday of Advent

Welcome to the celebration of the Third Sunday of Advent, this Sunday, December 13. This Sunday we introduce the third advent card, focusing on the angels’ visit to the shepherds and the angels’ song of Good News. The themes you might wish to explore include: 1.The...