Elementary

July 28, 2019

  • July 28, 2019

    July 28, 2019

    July 29, 2019

    Bible Story: In James 3:3-10, we’re reminded that our words have power. James uses practical images like a horse bit, a ship’s rudder, and a flame to show us just how powerful our words are. We can use words to encourage and help others, or we can use our words to hurt them. Bottom Line: God gives […]

  • July 28, 2019

    July 28, 2019

    July 29, 2019

      Bible Story: This week we learned that just because a person is young, it doesn’t mean they can’t have SELF- CONTROL. Jesus gives us the power to do that too! And let’s face it, we could all use a little more power when it comes to self-control. Story Focus: When Jesus is your friend, He gives […]

  • July 21, 2019

    July 21, 2019

    July 22, 2019

    Bible Story: This week we checked out Mark 10:13-16 where Mark records a time when Jesus welcomed children, gave them His attention, and blessed them. Back then no one thought very highly of children, and what Jesus did would have shocked many who were watching. But Jesus taught that this is what the kingdom of God […]

  • July 21, 2019

    July 21, 2019

    July 22, 2019

      Bible Story: This week we heard a story about a time when Jesus was GENTLE with a woman whom most people treated very harshly. If you ever want to know how gentle love is, look no further than Jesus. He is the perfect example of gentleness in both word and action. Story Focus: When Jesus is your […]

  • July 14, 2019

    July 14, 2019

    July 15, 2019

      Bible Story: This week we heard an amazing story about how Peter’s friends showed him how much they loved him by being FAITHFUL to pray for him. They didn’t give up, and their faithfulness paid off when God miraculously rescued Peter from jail! Story Focus: When Jesus is your friend, He gives you the power to be […]

  • July 14, 2019

    July 14, 2019

    July 15, 2019

    Bible Story: Acts 12:1-19 records an incredible moment where faithfulness showed up big time. Peter faithfully served God and preached the message of Jesus. The church faithfully prayed for Peter while he was in prison. God was faithful to Peter and sent an angel to help him escape. The believers could hardly believe what happened, but […]

  • July 7, 2019

    July 7, 2019

    July 8, 2019

    Bible Story: We’re kicking the month off in James 1:17a. Jesus’ brother, James, shares a bit of wisdom that reminds us how everything that’s good comes from God. It’s true! Everything good in our lives is because of God. And the best gift that God gives is Jesus. Because of what Jesus did for us, we […]

  • July 7, 2019

    July 7, 2019

    July 8, 2019

      Bible Story: This week we learned that when Jesus is our friend, He gives us the power to show GOODNESS to others. Every good and perfect gift comes from God. So showing goodness to people is a great way to show that we love them AND that God loves them! Who doesn’t like a little […]

  • June 30, 2019

    June 30, 2019

    July 1, 2019

    Bible Story: We finish the month In Luke 10:25-37 and look at Jesus’ familiar parable of The Good Samaritan. Through this story, Jesus completely changed how people who follow Him should look at showing kindness to others. Kindness isn’t just for people we know or like, but it’s for everyone we meet. Bottom Line: Be kind to […]

  • June 30, 2019

    June 30, 2019

    July 1, 2019

      Bible Story: This week we learn what it looks like to be KIND as we hear the familiar story of The Good Samaritan. Jesus gives us the power to be kind to everyone, not just the people who are like us. Story Focus: When Jesus is your friend, He gives you the power to be kind. […]