The following lesson was taught in our children’s Sunday School classes on Sunday, August 5. We would encourage you to use the ideas below to review Sunday’s lesson with your family.
Rahab Shows Her Faith in God
Passage: Joshua 2
Principle: Believers must submit in faith and deed to the victorious God.
Praise: “God of Wonders”
Prompt: Ask your child these questions:
- How did Rahab show her faith in God?
- Why was Israel encouraged by the spies’ report?
Practice: Help your child apply these truths in the following ways:
- By encouraging others by telling them of God’s works.
- By remembering that a believer’s faith should be accompanied by deeds.
This Week: As a family, read selected portions of Joshua 2.
Next Week: Joshua 3:1–5:1
Memory Verse: Joshua 2:11
“And as soon as we heard these things, our hearts melted; neither did there remain any more courage in anyone because of you, for the LORD your God, He is God in heaven above and on earth beneath.”