Do you struggle with how to talk to your growing kids about tough issues?
How early should we begin teaching our children about God’s truth and design in sex and marriage?
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LESSON 19 | God is Our Father
Bible Basis: Matthew 2:13–23; 3:1–17; 4:18–22; 9:9; 10:1–4; Mark 1–3; Luke 2:41–52; 3:1–22; 5–6; John 1:1–34
Bible Verse: Luke 2:49: “‘Why were you looking for me?’ he asked. ‘Didn’t you know I had to be in my Father’s house?’ ”
Bible Point: God watched over his Son, Jesus. God watches over me too!
Resource: The Beginner Bible
“An Angry King” (pages 291–295)
“Jesus Is Lost!” (pages 296–302)
“John Baptizes Jesus” (pages 303–307)
“Jesus Chooses His Disciples” (pages 308–313)
TABLE TALK: Use the Table Talk questions below to start a discussion around the Table at dinner.
Why didn’t the Wise Men tell Herod where Jesus was? (God warned them in a dream not to go back to Herod. They didn’t want Herod to hurt Jesus.)
Who took care of Jesus when he was a baby? (Mary and Joseph, his parents on earth.)
Did Jesus obey Mary and Joseph because they were his parents too? (Yes.)
If Jesus obeyed his parents, should you obey your parents? (Yes.)
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Week 1: Amped: Live Fully Alive – Confidence
Main Verse: Ephesians 2:20-22
Life Application: CONFIDENCE – Living like you believe what God says is true
Today’s Key Question: Why does Jesus matter?
Morning Time: Write this to your preteen in either a text or note, “Jesus came to give us life to the full. Have confidence today that He will help you through anything.”
Remember this: “I remain confident of this: I will see the goodness of the Lord in the land of the living.” Psalm 27:13, NIV