Below are Sunday school resources and ideas we added during the past twelve months.
Given to the Lord - Created 7/30/2014
Children learn the importance of giving themselves to the Lord at an early age, and dedicating their lives to honoring God in everything that they do.
Mini skits about dedicating your desires, actions, and thoughts to the Lord.
(Cross-out) Children cross out words that are the names of planets, colors of the rainbow, and names of animals to reveal why Hannah dedicated her son Samuel to the Lord.
Dedication Necklace - Created 7/16/2014
Kids create a colorful necklace as a reminder to dedicate their whole lives to Jesus.
Judging Others - Created 7/16/2014
This lesson teaches children that we all need forgiveness and that we should not have a fault-finding attitude toward others.
A simple craft teaches children to focus on their differences and accept Godís handiwork.
Finger-Pointing - Created 7/5/2014
A simple object talk teaches children that finger-pointing is an act of judging.
What Is Inside? - Created 7/2/2014
The children will enjoy a fun activity that teaches the importance of getting to know someone before passing judgment.
Book Fair - Created 7/1/2014
This object talk will teach children not to judge a book by its cover while relating it to how we judge each other.
A Living Hope - Created 6/23/2014
Through this lesson, children learn that God uses the trials and hardships in our lives to refine our faith and provide opportunities for us to be a witness to others.
What Encourages You? - Created 6/18/2014
Children reflect on things they look forward to while learning that their greatest encouragement comes from Jesus.
Love for Enemies - Created 6/17/2014
In this lesson, children will see the love that God has for all His people, and how we should show that same kind of love and kindnessóeven towards our enemies.
A demonstration to show what can happen when we display God's kindness, mercy, and love without favoritism.
Children explore the difference between giving into their fleshly desires and acting out of love with mercy and humility.
Children find joy in encouraging others.
Love for Enemies - Created 6/4/2014
This lesson reveals Godís heart for all people. Children will see why and how we are to love everyone, even our enemies.
Who's In or Out? - Created 6/4/2014
This activity will create a visual picture of what is in our heart. It will allow God to reveal to us His love for all people.
Children will practice giving without expectations of receiving something in return.
Children will enjoy this craft as they learn to love and pray for their enemies.
Go the Extra Mile - Created 5/27/2014
Children will practice going the extra mile to show love to their enemies.
I Want that One - Created 5/27/2014
(Coloring Activity) As followers of Jesus, we should not have favorites, but love everyone.
Making Promises - Created 5/12/2014
After completing this lesson, the children will learn the importance of keeping their promises.
Stained Reputation - Created 5/9/2014
This skit will show children how lying can stain their reputation. (A skit for four)
Tell Me No More Lies - Created 5/8/2014
In this activity, children will feel the freedom to give their sin to Jesus and turn from their old ways.
Broken Promises - Created 5/7/2014
This activity shows the children a visual effect of broken promises.
A godly reputation is only as good as the promises we keep. When we break our promises, we become damaged and untrustworthy.
Making Promises - Created 5/6/2014
This lesson will help children understand the value in keeping promises. They will also learn that to have a godly reputation, they must always tell the truth.
Jesus drives the money changers out of the temple.
Jesus praying in the Garden of Gethsemane.
Second Coming of Jesus - Created 5/5/2014
Jesus promised that He would return one day very soon.
Woman at the Well - Created 5/1/2014
Jesus talks with a Samaritan woman at the well.
The Resurrection - Created 4/28/2014
In this lesson, the children learn that the Christian faith is centered on the resurrection of Jesus Christ. Children also discover that God gives believers victory over death and sin through the death and resurrection of His Son, Jesus Christ.
Reputations - Created 4/26/2014
Children identify the difference between developing godly and ungodly reputations.
Yes or No? - Created 4/25/2014
(Coloring Activity) Children learn the principle of saying yes or no, and what it means to keep their word.
As followers of Jesus, we should never break our promises.
Grade school lesson curriculum schedule for 2014 and 2015 Sunday School
Preschool lesson curriculum schedule for 2014-2015 Sunday School
Who is the Greatest? - Created 4/9/2014
After completing this lesson, the children will understand that God honors those who are humble.
Serve Like Jesus - Created 4/8/2014
This activity will help children remember to serve others in humility, just as Jesus did.
Attributes of God - Created 4/3/2014
(Word Scramble) Kids unscramble words that describe some of Godís attributes.
In Awe of God - Created 4/3/2014
Through this lesson, children learn that we can take comfort in knowing that God is in control.
Pick Your Order - Created 4/2/2014
In this game, children learn how easy it is to put themselves first and learn the importance of humility.
The Dancing King - Created 4/1/2014
This lesson shows how King David displayed his joy and gratitude as he brought the Ark of God back to Jerusalem. His example teaches us that we should be unashamed in expressing praise to our Lord in everything we do.
What Am I Doing? - Created 3/31/2014
Children use actions and descriptions to get their teammates to guess what they are doing.
Who is the Greatest? - Created 3/31/2014
In this activity, children will think about who God considers the greatest.
Windy Words - Created 3/31/2014
Through the example of Job's friends, children learn how to comfort others.
In this lesson, children learn that sometimes to be first is to be last. While other times, being last means being first. People who humble themselves and help serve others are considered first in God's eyes.
From Last to First - Created 3/20/2014
In this activity, children demonstrate that sometimes it pays to be last.
Help and Comfort - Created 3/20/2014
God's Word tells us to remember to do good, to share what we have, and to look after the needs of others.
Welcoming Door - Created 3/14/2014
Children create a colorful folding card to help demonstrate what happens when we welcome children and Jesus into our lives.
Number One - Created 3/10/2014
(Coloring Activity) Children race to finish their activity first while learning that sometimes being first is last and being last is first.
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.
David relaxes by a stream while tending his father's sheep.
Godly Behaviors - Created 3/1/2014
Kids complete several scenarios and then determine if their chosen actions would be considered showing justice (fairness), mercy (kindness), or being humble (selflessness).
(Word Winder) Children complete a Word Winder puzzle to uncover the name of one of the twelve minor prophets from the Old Testament who had a special message from God. The name of this prophet is Micah.
The Testing of Job - Created 2/25/2014
This lesson teaches children that just as we joyfully praise God when things are going well, we, like Job, should patiently trust God to deliver us through our seasons of suffering.
Amazing Patience - Created 2/24/2014
(Maze) Job patiently endured many twists and turns in his life, struggling through what appeared to be dead-ends. Likewise, our lives can seem like a confusing maze of events, but thankfully, we know God has the answer key.
Bear Good Fruit - Created 2/22/2014
The children will identify godly people from ungodly people by the type of fruit each group bears.
Walk in the Spirit - Created 2/6/2014
This lesson will help children realize that they can bring glory to God by walking in the Spirit and bearing good fruit in their lives.
Hop In the Spirit - Created 2/5/2014
Children learn the nine characteristics of the Fruit of the Spirit while playing a fun, interactive game.
Count All Nine - Created 2/4/2014
The children will enjoy learning about the nine characteristics representing the Fruit of the Holy Spirit.
My Fruit - Created 2/3/2014
This activity will show that each of us is known by the type of fruit that we produce.
After completing this lesson, the children will understand that the Holy Spirit has nine traits that He wants to bring forth in us.
Spiritual Pruning - Created 1/31/2014
An activity to teach children that God prunes us and cuts things out of our lives so that our lives will produce more fruit for Him.
Pop the Fruit - Created 1/26/2014
This noisy and lively game will help the children learn the nine attributes of the Fruit of the Spirit.
Pslam 23 - Created 1/23/2014
(Crossword) Kids can find all of the answers to this crossword puzzle by reading Psalm 23.
Job's Afflictions - Created 1/17/2014
(Word Search) Children search for words found in the story of Job, when Satan afflicted Job with many sorrows in an attempt to get him to curse God.
On Loan - Created 1/13/2014
"Godliness with contentment is great gain." 1 Timothy 6:6 NIV
In this lesson, the children learn that when they believe in Jesus, they can be born again of the Spirit and have eternal life with Him in Heaven.
Born of the Spirit - Created 12/17/2013
Children connect the pictures that belong together while learning the difference between being born on earth and being born again of the Spirit.
Children discover how only those who are born again will see the Kingdom of God.
Children sing and show their excitement about believing in Jesus and being born again. Can be sung to "Hail, Hail the Gang's all Here" or a made-up chant.
Children enjoy creating a self-portrait to demonstrate how it feels to be born again.
Ricky the Raccoon - Created 11/22/2013
The world will offer us many sinful temptations, which pride will tell us we deserve. In the end, these temptations are nothing more than a trap.
Children learn that it is better to show others love, rather than stir up conflict.
In this lesson, children will learn the cost John the Baptist paid to serve Christ. Students will also learn what it means for us to deny ourselves and take up our crosses.
The Cost of Serving - Created 11/11/2013
Children identify with John the Baptist, the disciples, and many others who gave up everything to serve Christ.
Children learn firsthand how difficult it was for some people to believe the message John the Baptist preached.
Preparing the Way - Created 11/1/2013
In this lesson, children will discover how God called John the Baptist to prepare the way for the Messiah. Children will also learn that God calls them to prepare the way for others to know Jesus.
Refreshing Water - Created 11/1/2013
We use water for many things, and it can be quite refreshing to drink. However, John the Baptist used water in a special way to prepare the way for Jesus.
In this lesson, children learn about the miracles and events surrounding the birth of John the Baptist. This lesson will also help the children understand that even before they were born, God gave them a purpose in life.
Compared to John - Created 10/29/2013
Children compare some of the facts surrounding their birth with those of John the Baptist and discover how they are both children of God.
Mission Assignment - Created 10/28/2013
Children get creative to learn about the mission and purpose God had for John the Baptist.
(Word Scramble) Children look up verses and unscramble words to discover other names and descriptions given to John the Baptist.
Children will learn the meaning, purpose, and benefits behind tithing and offering.
Trusting the Provider - Created 9/17/2013
Children will see a visual demonstration of how God provides in different ways when we give to Him.
Alabaster Box - Created 9/16/2013
The children will decorate their own alabaster box to dedicate to Jesus as an offering.
Children will learn that God gives them ideas of where and how to give.
Draw the Penny - Created 9/13/2013
Children will have fun learning about the percentage of tithing to God.
The Temptation - Created 9/10/2013
After completing this lesson, the children will understand that our spiritual growth can be hindered by our sinful desires.
Jell-O Surprise - Created 9/9/2013
An illustration that compares Jell-O to our fleshly (sinful) desires.
Full Armor of God - Created 9/7/2013
This lesson introduces young children to the full armor of God and the protection they have as followers of Jesus.
Prepare the Warrior - Created 9/6/2013
Children review the different parts of God's Armor needed to prepare for spiritual battle.
Everyday Armor - Created 9/4/2013
Children learn the importance of putting on the full Armor of God, as they would dress warmly for a cold winter's day.
After completing this lesson, the children will be challenged to live sacrificially by demonstrating Jesus' love to those around them.
Burden - Created 8/26/2013
In life, we will encounter burdens. In this game, you try to give your burden to somebody else.
A relay race game to help the children understand what it means to hunger and thirst for righteousness.
In this lesson, children learn that we fight in a spiritual war when it comes to sharing the Word of God. We can prepare for this battle through prayer and fasting.
Spreading the Truth - Created 8/22/2013
A story about worshipping, fasting, and the power of the Holy Spirit helping Saul and Barnabas boldly share the Gospel. (Acts 13:1-12)
Stay Awake - Created 8/22/2013
A fast paced game that teaches children the importance of staying spiritually alert.
Children search for the correct color as they remember the steps for preaching the Gospel.
Salvation Balloon - Created 8/21/2013
Children participate in a colorful demonstration that will help them share the steps of salvation.
Kids read several situations and decide how the character's motivation will affect the outcome of the story .