27th July 2014

Nehemiah: The Gospel in the Gates – East Gate (Neh 3i)

1. HOOK: Song: From the Rising of the Sun (with actions)  The Lord of the Rings (optional) How many of you have read or watched the […]
24th July 2014

Kings: Asa of Judah

1. HOOK: Whom do you seek? Or related icebreaker Create two cubes/lists: possible decisions that kids have to make...
20th July 2014

Nehemiah: The Gospel in the Gates – Horse Gate (Neh 3h)

1. HOOK: Pin the tail on the horse: Instead of donkey, have a picture of a horse. Blindfold kids and have them pin/stick the tail on the […]
6th July 2014

Nehemiah: The Gospel in the Gates – Water Gate (Neh 3g)

1. HOOK: What do you do when you wake up in the morning? Song (younger class): This is the way we wash our face, wash our […]
5th July 2014

King Jehoshaphat

1. HOOK: Heavyweights Have you been in a situation where the odds were stacked against you so much that you cannot win? Demonstrate this activity. Rule: […]
29th June 2014

Nehemiah: The Gospel in the Gates – Fountain Gate (Neh 3f)

1. HOOK: Song: Deep and wide Teach actions; omit words at each round and go faster and faster and faster! Can work for all ages Simple […]
22nd June 2014

Nehemiah: The Gospel in the Gates – Rubbish Gate (Neh 3e)

1. HOOK: My Achievements: (Materials: paper, pen/pencil, 2 waste paper baskets) Get kids to write down their greatest achievement on a piece of paper. Choose a […]
8th June 2014

Nehemiah: The Gospel in the Gates – Valley Gate (Neh 3d)

1. HOOK: Dark in the Valley: Stack chairs in 2 rows to create a valley in between, where the kids will sit. Turn off the lights […]
1st June 2014

Nehemiah: The Gospel in the Gates – Old Gate (Neh 3c)

1. HOOK: Illustration: Metamorphosis of a Butterfly (use pictures/props to illustrate; for younger kids, can use Dr Seuss’ “My, O My, A Butterfly” or “The Very […]
25th May 2014

Nehemiah: The Gospel in the Gates – Fish Gate (Neh 3b)

1. HOOK: Fishing Game: Divide the children into 2 teams and ask for volunteers to represent the team. To prepare the game, cut out fish-shaped paper […]
18th May 2014

Nehemiah: The Gospel in the Gates – Sheep Gate (Neh 3a)

1. STORY: The Gospel in the Gates (Neh 3:1-32) Once Nehemiah announced his plan to rebuild the wall, the work began. There were 42 groups of […]
27th April 2014

Nehemiah the Cupbearer (Neh 2)

1. HOOK Play a fun, simple wall-building icebreaker, e.g. Prepare blocks/Uno stacko. Kids take turns to run forward and place a brick, then run back, and […]
13th April 2014

Nehemiah the Cupbearer (Neh 1)

1. HOOK Play a fun, simple cup-themed icebreaker, e.g. Cup Relay: Kids have to run to and fro 2 buckets, carrying a cup of water from […]
30th March 2014

Parable of the Lost Sons (Luke 15:11-32)

1. STORY Last week, we heard a story of a lost coin, and the week before, we heard the story of the lost sheep. Today we […]
28th March 2014

Jesus Goes Up to Heaven

1. Story (based on Luke 24:44-53) Last week we learnt about how Jesus appeared his disciples. What was the name of...