March 16, 2023
Younger Children and Early Elementary
READ: Daniel and the scary sleepover: Daniel and the Lions den, from Daniel 6, p.152-159.
ACTIVITY: Make some praying hands. Trace your own or find some online that you can print and color. Shape or make model hands out of clay or playdough. Put the hands somewhere in your room to remind you to pray to God everyday just like Daniel.
For older children: Make a prayer journal to write prayers to God or use Praying in Color.
ORNAMENT IDEAS: A lion, stuffed, plastic, picture, etc. or use the praying hands made in the activity.
This ornament reminds us that God has a rescue plan for us.
READ: p.470-488, “Eat Your Vegetables”, “A Deadly Dream”, “Facing the Heat”, “The Four Beasts from Below”, The Writing on the Wall”, & “Lion Taming”.
ACTIVITY: How has God acted in the lives of Daniel and Friends? How did God rescue and protect them? Why do you think they believed God? Do you need God to rescue you? How? Write some of your thoughts in your journal.
ORNAMENT: A lion or praying hands. This ornament reminds us that God has a rescue plan for us.
Scripture Reading: Daniel 6