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LESSON 27 | Jesus Lives!
Bible Basis: Matthew 26; 28; John 20 – 21
Bible Verse: Luke 24:6: “Jesus is not here! He has risen! Remember how he told you he would rise. It was while he was still with you in Galilee.”
Bible Point: Jesus died on the cross, but he came back to life. Because Jesus died for me, I am saved and can live for him!
Resource: The Beginner’s Bible
“Jesus Is Arrested and Crucified” (pages 446 – 452)
“Jesus Is Risen!”(pages453–458)
“A Net Full of Fish” (pages 462 – 465)
TABLE TALK: Use the Table Talk questions below to start a discussion around the Table at dinner.
After Jesus died, where was his body placed? (In a tomb.)
Did Jesus stay in the tomb? (No, he came out and is alive today.)
Did Jesus visit his friends after he came back to life? (Yes.)
When Jesus’ friends saw him, what did they think he was? (A ghost.)
Week 1: The Big Give- Generosity
Main Verse: 1 John 4:9-11 – God Gave Us Jesus
Life Application: GENEROSITY – Making someone’s day by giving something away
Todays Topic: Because God gave, I can give.
Ask: What do you have to give?
Morning Time: This month is all about generosity and your child will be given so many opportunities to practice this life app. Every time you see them carry out a generous action, write it on a note and hang it on their mirror. Affirming your child will empower them to keep going!
Remember this: “Command the rich to do what is good. Tell them to be rich in doing good things. They must give freely. They must be willing to share.” 1 Timothy 6:18, NIrV