Impact Kids - Impact Your Home 4.12.15

Preschool – 2nd Grade:  “Flip Flops” – Stories about when Jesus walked on Earth

Lesson:  “Jesus Appears to His Friends”    

Scripture:  John 20:19-29

Key Verse:  “Jesus said to him, ‘Have you believed because you have seen me?  Blessed are those who have not seen and yet have believed.’” (verse 29)
Theme:  We believe in Jesus even though we can’t see Him!

Conversation:

  • Why do you or don’t you believe God is real—even though you can’t see him?
  • What are some ways God shows us He’s here with us?
  • What makes it easy or hard to believe in Jesus even though you can’t see Him?

Read:

  • John 3:16
  • John 11:25

3rd – 5th Grade:  “Tempest” – Stories about supernatural events

Lesson:  “Weird Weather in the Last Days”

Scripture:  Matthew 24:1-8 and Revelation 6:12-14

Key Verse:  “And you will hear of wars and rumors of wars. See that you are not alarmed, for this must take place, but the end is not yet.” (Matt. 24:6)

Theme:    Before Jesus comes back, God will use every aspect of nature to show his power and to bring people to him.  In the mean time, WE PRAISE GOD!

Conversation:

  • Tell about a time the weather scared you.
  • What, if anything, scares you about the passages today?
  • Why do you think God will allow these storms and catastrophes to happen?
  • What does it mean to live in such a way that you’re waiting and watching for Jesus?

Read:

  • Mark 13:24-27, 32-33
  • Revelation 22:20