FREE The Non-Avengers 8-Week Children's Ministry Lesson
Sample the first lesson from our Non-Avengers 8-Week Children's Ministry Curriculum!
When we are wronged, our first instinct is to fight back, to get revenge. But the Bible is filled with examples of men and women who did it God's way – choosing compassion and forgiveness over getting even. In our Non-Avengers 8-Week Children's Ministry Curriculum, kids will learn God calls us to follow Jesus’ example and live lives of kindness, compassion, and forgiveness.
The Non-Avengers Sample Lesson Overview:
Memory Verse: “Be kind and compassionate to one another, forgiving each other, just as in Christ God forgave you.” Ephesians 4:32 (NIV)
Scripture: Genesis 32:6-21,33:1-4, Jacob Meets Esau
Many times, Jacob had treated his brother Esau cruelly. He was a thorn in his brother's side. When the time came for them to reunite, Jacob was afraid. But Esau embraced his brother, choosing to forgive the wrongs of the past.
Objective: Kids will discuss a time they forgave someone and how it felt.