The following lesson was taught in our children’s Sunday School classes on Sunday, September 7. We would encourage you to use the ideas below to review Sunday’s lesson with your family.
God Sends Baby Isaac
Passage: Genesis 21:1–14
Principle: God always keeps His promises.
Praise: “Praise Him, Praise Him”
Prompt: Ask your child these questions:
- Who was the special baby promised to Abraham?
- Why was Isaac’s birth a miracle?
- How did Ishmael treat Isaac?
- Where were Ishmael and Hagar sent?
- In what ways can you trust God?
Practice: Help your child apply these truths in the following ways:
- By trusting God to keep His promises.
- By patiently waiting for God to fulfill His promises.
- By keeping the promises he has made.
This Week: As a family, read Genesis 21:1–14.
Next Week: Genesis 22:1–19; Hebrews 11:17–19
Memory Verses: “Now faith is the assurance of things hoped for, the conviction of things not seen.” Hebrews 11:1*
* Preschool verse in bold print