March 28, 2023
Young Children and Early Elementary
ACTIVITY: Take a camera and walk outside to take pictures of birds, plants and flowers if any are in bloom yet. Look at the pictures you took. Jesus talked to people about birds and plants in our story for today.
READ: The Singer: The Sermon on the Mount, from Matthew 6, 9 & Luke 12, p.228-235.
ORNAMENT IDEAS: Make some musical notes, or take some sheet music or a CD and hang it on the tree.
This ornament reminds us of the song God put in our hearts that Jesus teaches us to sing.
READ: p.566-570, “Sermon on a Mountain”
ACTIVITY: Take your journal outside and draw some pictures of the objects Jesus talked about in the sermon. Jesus took everyday things to teach people. What did you learn from the stories? Write them in your journal.
ORNAMENT: Choose an object from the stories, pearl, birds, seeds, etc. This ornament reminds us of the objects Jesus uses to teach us about himself.
Scripture Reading: Matthew 6,9 & Luke 12