Week 4: Jesus Loves the Little Children
Lesson: Theme: Jesus’ Love for Children Scripture: Matthew 19:13-15 Main Point: Jesus loves and welcomes children.
Opening Prayer: (By invitation)
Activity: Teach the Song “Jesus Loves the Little Children” Instructions: Gather the teenagers in a circle and teach them the song “Jesus Loves the Little Children.” Sing the song together, emphasizing the message of Jesus’ love for all children. Encourage the teenagers to reflect on the inclusive and unconditional love that Jesus demonstrates.
Summary: In this lesson, we focused on Jesus’ love for children. By teaching the song “Jesus Loves the Little Children,” the teenagers learned about the all-embracing love of Jesus and His welcoming attitude towards children. They were reminded of the importance of extending love and acceptance to everyone, regardless of age or background.
Scripture Memorization: Matthew 19:14 – “But Jesus said, ‘Let the little children come to me, and do not hinder them, for the kingdom of heaven belongs to such as these.'” (Due by next week)
Possible Refreshment: Colorful Cupcakes Bake or provide colorful cupcakes for the teenagers to enjoy. The vibrant colors can serve as a reminder of the diversity and beauty of God’s creation.
Closing Prayer: (By invitation)