FREE Joy Story Children's Ministry Lesson
Sample the first lesson from our Joy Story 4-Week Children's Ministry Curriculum!
Our toys can bring us hours of fun and enjoyment, but it fades away after awhile. This Christmas series will use toys to show kids that Jesus came to give us true and lasting joy that will never fade. Jesus came to earth at Christmas to give us a fresh start, a new beginning that will never end. In our Joy Story 4-Week Children's Ministry Curriculum, kids will learn that the joy Jesus brings is the only joy that never fades away.
Joy Story Sample Lesson Overview:
Memory Verse: “The Lord has done great things for us. And we are filled with joy.” Psalm 126:3 (NIrV)
Cowboy – My Favorite Toy
Scripture: Luke 1:39-45, Mary Visits Elizabeth
Whether it's a cowboy, a doll, or a teddy bear, we each have a favorite toy that makes us happy. Mary went to visit her cousin Elizabeth. John was so happy to be in Jesus' presence, he leaped for joy inside his mommy's belly. We find joy when we accept Jesus into our life.
Objective: Kids will learn “Finding Jesus’ love for me gives me Joy.”