Treating others with love and compassion (See also caring, compassion, mercy)
People don't care how much you know, until they know how much you care.
Children unscramble words to complete sentences that describe ways they can care for others. These are then added to a care package.
The children will enjoy helping the less fortunate while they prepare care bags for the homeless.
An activity about showing forgiveness to others, as a true act of Godly love.
Kids complete several scenarios and then determine if their chosen actions would be considered showing justice (fairness), mercy (kindness), or being humble (selflessness).
(Coloring Page) Jesus wants us to love our neighbors as ourselves. (Luke 10:25-37)
A feel good activity enabling children to accept themselves and others as they are.
This activity teaches kids that we should show kindness to everyone in the world.
A craft to show how God provides for those He loves in special ways.
Children complete a special Fatherís day craft to honor their fathers, grandfathers, or other male role models in their lives.
Not only a craft, but also a thoughtful gift for someone special. Easy to assemble but packed with love and kindness.
Children relate this familiar Bible story to how we are all different and special because God made us in His image.
How many times should I forgive? A delightful craft to show how often we should forgive one another.
The children will have fun as they learn about poverty, greed, and giving while playing a game.
After completing this lesson, children will see that we can show kindness and give generously to others because God shows kindness and gives generously to us.
This lesson series teaches children the nine fruits of the Holy Spirit and how to apply them to their lives.
This Sunday school lesson will help children understand why God loves us and how He displays His love.
In this lesson, children learn how God spoke to His people through the prophet Micah. They will also learn what God requires from everyone who belongs to Him: to treat others fairly, to show mercy, and to walk humbly with the Lord.
Through this lesson, children learn that Jesus is more concerned with our spiritual condition than He is with our physical well being.
In this lesson, children will discover how genuine love that comes from God means we will show kindness to all people, even our enemies.
In this lesson, the children will discover that the people in Jerusalem needed to recognize the state of their hearts by seeing their actions were not lined up with Godís Word.
Through this lesson, children learn that God's divine power provides them with everything they need to live godly lives; thus, they escape the corruption evil desires cause in the world.
Through this lesson, children will learn that at times we may have to make sacrifices in our own lives in order to help others. Jesus wants us to love our neighbors as ourselves.
After completing this lesson, the children will understand that God honors those who are humble.
Through the example of Job's friends, children learn how to comfort others.
The children will identify godly people from ungodly people by the type of fruit each group bears.
A demonstration to show what can happen when we display God's kindness, mercy, and love without favoritism.
We are the light of the world, but what kind of light are we?
This Object talk shows how God provides for all people, wealthy or poor.
Real kindness must match what the other person needs. Otherwise, what we do may be like pouring vinegar on soda as described in Proverbs 25:20.
The children will discover how to apply Godís Word through an object talk to prefer others over themselves.
Finding a true friend has nothing to do with outward appearances. (A skit for three persons)
A skit about a boy who would rather catch a fish than catch a ball, and how he faced conflict with his jealous brother. (A skit for three persons)
A skit about two kings, one kind the other mean, and the consequences of how they rule. (Skit for twelve or more)