A Sure Foundation (Birth – Age 3)
Foundation Statement: Jesus is a friend
Story: Jesus is a friend to Zacchaeus (Luke 19:1-10)
- Talk about friends. Help your child list some of his friends. Remind you child that Jesus is your best friend.
Pray: Praise Jesus that He is a friend.
This month’s Memory Verse: Ephesians 6:1 – Children Obey your parents in the Lord, for this is right.
Generations Of Grace (3-5th Grade)
God Judges between David and Saul
Passage: 1 Samuel 24
Principle: God’s Word is the standard of right and wrong.
Praise: “Undivided Heart”
Prompt: Ask your child these questions:
- Why didn’t David kill Saul when he had the opportunity?
- What was the difference between Saul’s reaction and David’s reaction to God’s commands?
Practice: Help your child apply these truths in the following ways:
- By trusting Scripture over the advice of other people.
- By obeying Scripture.
This Week: As a family, read selected portions of 1 Samuel 24.
Next Week: 2 Samuel 1:1–2:4a
“Trust in the LORD with all your heart, and lean not on your own understanding; In all your ways acknowledge Him, And He shall direct your paths” (Proverbs 3:5–6).