WHAT YOUR KIDS LEARNED ON SUNDAY | July 22

PRESCHOOL

MEMORY VERSE: Joshua 1:9

BIG PICTURE QUESTION: Whom can we trust? We can trust God!

BIBLE STORY: Joshua and Caleb (Numbers 13:1-14:38)

  • Moses sent 12 meant to look at the land of Canaan. 
  • The men saw that the land was good, but the people living there were very strong. 
  • Joshua and Caleb believed God.
  • The people refused to enter the promised land.
  • Israel wandered for 40 years.

FAMILY DISCUSSION STARTERS:

  • Do you think it was easy or hard for Joshua and Caleb to believe God when others did not? Why?
  • How has God shown your family He can be trusted?

FAMILY ACTIVITY: Walk your neighborhood to "spy it out" for people who need to trust in Jesus. Pray for ways to share with them.

Go further: Take a step of faith as a family and commit to give above what you normally give to missions. 

 

ELEMENTARY

MEMORY VERSE: Joshua 1:9

BIG PICTURE QUESTION: Whom can we trust? We can trust God!

BIBLE STORY: Joshua and Caleb (Numbers 13:1-14:38)

  • Moses sent scouts into Canaan.
  • The scouts reported that the land was good, but the people living there were too strong.
  • Joshua and Caleb believed God.
  • The people refused to enter the promised land.
  • Israel wandered for 40 years.

FAMILY DISCUSSION STARTERS:

  • Do you think it was easy or hard for Joshua and Caleb to take a stand for God? Why?
  • What do you have a hard time trusting God about?
  • How have you seen God prove Himself to be trustworthy?

FAMILY ACTIVITY: Walk your neighborhood to "scout it out" for people who need to trust in Jesus. Pray for ways to share with them. 

Go further: Take a step of faith as a family and commit to give above what you normally give to missions.

JOURNAL: Write or draw about a time you felt weak or afraid. Remember we can trust God to take care of us. God has the power to make us strong and courageous.