Faith Kids @ Home: July 29, 2012

The following lesson was taught in our children’s Sunday School classes on Sunday, July 29.  We would encourage you to use the ideas below to review Sunday’s lesson with your family.

God Calls Joshua to Be His Servant

Passage:  Joshua 1:1–8

Principle:  God requires believers to live as His servants.

Praise:  “Make Me a Servant”

Prompt:  Ask your child these questions:

  • What did God command Joshua?
  • What did God promise Joshua?
  • How did God fulfill His promise to give Israel the Promised Land?

Practice:  Help your child apply these truths in the following ways:

  • By being strong and courageous in serving God.
  • By memorizing and meditating on God’s Word.

This Week:  As a family, read Joshua 1:1–8.

Next Week:  Joshua 2

Memory Verse:  Joshua 1:9
“Have I not commanded you? Be strong and of good courage; do not be afraid, nor be dismayed, for the LORD your God is with you wherever you go.”


Trey Garner
Trey Garner is the Pastor of Children's Ministries at Faith Church. He has been married to his wife Deb since 2001. They have two children named Noah and Lauren. Originally from Texas, Trey appreciates barnwood, armadillos, and Blue Bell Ice Cream.