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Breath of Life: Our Story Continues…

Our Story Continues is our way to connect parents to what kids are talking about and experiencing in the Sunday morning teaching. We want to help to equip parents and spiritual parents with Scripture, talking points, and experiential activities to continue to disciple their kids well every day of the week.

Preschool

1-YEAR-OLDS

Series: Mission
Summary: This month, children are discovering that they can share the good news with others: Jesus loves everyone!
Big Idea: Jesus gives us a job to do.
Key Verse: “How beautiful are the feet of those who bring good news!” Romans 10:15b
God Story: The Great Commission | Matthew 28:16-20

  1. SING Download “Stop and Go” from Little Praise Party’s Taste and See album. Also, consider downloading “J-E-S-U-S” from The Meeting House Kids album.
  2. READ the Great Commission Flip Book.
  3. PRAY for friends and neighbours. Choose names your child knows and pray for them that they would know the love of Jesus.

2-3 YEAR-OLDS

Series: Mission
Summary: This month, children are discovering that they can share the good news with others: Jesus loves everyone!
Big Idea: Jesus gives us a job to do.
Key Verse: “How beautiful are the feet of those who bring good news!” Romans 10:15b
God Story: Peter is Rescued from Prison | Acts 12:4-17

  1. SING Download “Stop and Go” from Little Praise Party’s Taste and See album. Also, consider downloading “J-E-S-U-S” from The Meeting House Kids album.
  2. READ the God story from a children’s Bible. Ask: Who rescued Peter from prison?
  3. PRAY Pray prayers of thanks to God for the awesome things he has done. Invite your little one to thank God for whatever they would like.
  4. MORE Download the midweek activity page.
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4-5-YEAR-OLDS

Series: Mission
Summary: This month, children are discovering that they can share the good news with others: Jesus loves everyone!
Big Idea: Jesus gives us a job to do.
Key Verse: “How beautiful are the feet of those who bring good news!” Romans 10:15b
God Story: Peter is Rescued from Prison | Acts 12:4-17

  1. SING Download “Stop and Go” from Little Praise Party’s Taste and See album. Also, consider downloading “J-E-S-U-S” from The Meeting House Kids album.
  2. READ the God story from a children’s Bible. Ask: Who rescued Peter from prison? What did he do next?
  3. PRAY Pray prayers of thanks to God for the awesome things he has done. Invite your child to thank God for whatever they would like. They may want to draw or colour prayers of thanks instead of speaking them.
  4. MORE Download the midweek activity page.

Grades 1-5

Summary: In this series, kids are discovering who God invites them to be in his kingdom. They are discovering this through his Scripture.
Series: 1 & 2 Timothy | Young & Powerful
Big Idea: God breathed life into Scripture.
God Story: 2 Timothy 3-4 | Breath of Life
Key Verse: Don’t let anyone look down on you because you are young. Set an example for the believers in what you say and in how you live. Also set an example in how you love and in what you believe. 1 Timothy 4:12

  1. READ 2 Timothy 3:14-17. Help your child look it up, and read it together.
  2. WATCH the video teaching below with your family this week. Talk about the video as a family. What stood out to you? What did you like? What did you want to ask a question about? (Tip: If it’s helpful, consider pausing the video as you watch it together, and ask questions or talk about things that stick out to you as you go!)
  3. Download the midweek activity page.

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