The following lesson was taught in our children’s Sunday School classes on Sunday, January 20. We would encourage you to use the ideas below to review Sunday’s lesson with your family.
God Punishes Solomon
Passage: 1 Kings 11
Principle: We should love God wholeheartedly.
Praise: “Trust and Obey”
Prompt: Ask your child these questions:
- Why did God punish Solomon?
- How was Solomon punished?
Practice: Help your child apply these truths in the following ways:
- By examining his heart to see whether he truly loves God.
- By praying for the Lord’s deliverance from temptation.
This Week: As a family, read selected portions of 1 Kings 11.
Next Week: 1 Kings 12:1–33; 14:1–18
Memory Verse: Proverbs 4:23
“Keep your heart with all diligence, for out of it spring the issues of life”