The following lesson was taught in our children’s Sunday School classes on Sunday, April 24. We would encourage you to use the ideas below to review Sunday’s lesson with your family.
John Baptizes Jesus
Passage: Matthew 3:13–17
Principle: Jesus the Messiah was sent by the Father to provide salvation for those who would believe.
Praise: “Jesus, You Are Lord”
Prompt: Ask your child these questions:
- What happened after Jesus came up out of the water?
- What did God the Father say about His Son?
Practice: Help your child apply these truths in the following ways:
- By trusting Jesus as his only hope for salvation.
- By learning what it means to please God the Father.
This Week: As a family, read selected portions of Matthew 3:13–17.
Next Week: Matthew 4:1–11
Memory Verse: The next day John saw Jesus coming toward him, and said, “Behold! The Lamb of God who takes away the sin of the world!” John 1:29
*Preschool verse in bold print