Christmas Sunday School Lessons & Activities

Sunday School Lessons for Christmas

Make sure kids hear the real reason we celebrate in this year’s Christmas Sunday School lesson. We’ve put together all the best free teaching plans, Bible activities, and ideas for your class this December. If you enjoy these free resources, be sure to see all our Sunday School lessons. Christmas Lessons for Sunday School Ministry-To-Children has over 30 free Christmas … (Read more)

Children’s Sermon Object Lesson (Matthew 11:2-11) Proof and Promises

Jesus Answers John the Baptist (Matthew 11:2-11) Printable Bible Lesson & Sunday School Activities

Children’s Message on Jesus and John the Baptist Main Objective: How do we know that something is true? How can we be certain of our faith or verify things we hear? In the world of scientific predictions or human promises, we want to see evidence that things come true. If we look at our faith, we want something to assure … (Read more)

Children’s Sermon Object Lesson (Matthew 24:36-44) Waiting for Christ

advent children's sermon on waiting for jesus

It’s a Surprise!  Children’s Message on Waiting for Christmas and Christ Lesson Objective: Advent is a time of hopeful waiting. Children are waiting for the excitement of Christmas, but we also want to point them to the anticipation of Jesus. We consider how He came as a baby, and how He promises to return someday in the Second Coming. We … (Read more)

Children’s Sermon Object Lesson (Psalm 46) Be Still

Be Still… and Know God. Children’s Message on Psalm 46 Object Lesson for Sunday School

Psalm 46 is one of the most comforting and encouraging passages we have in scripture. It is a reminder that God is a strong fortress and source of strength, no matter what we might face in life. This psalm also bids us still the mayhem and madness in our souls and focus on resting in God’s providence. It can be … (Read more)

Children’s Sermon Object Lesson on Zacchaeus Luke 19:1-10

Lesson Objective: Where does change come from, and why is it important? The story of Zacchaeus is significant, and not just for the fun song and tree-climbing crafts. This encounter reminds us that Jesus has power to transform our lives.  He changes our hearts! Use lemonade (sour and sweet) as an object lesson to illustrate how adding something (to a … (Read more)

New Sunday School Curriculum: Our Bible lessons are designed to keep the kids’ attention and show how God's Word makes a difference. Every series is flexible enough for a wide-age group and affordable enough for small churches. Download a free Bible lesson in pdf or view our latest Sunday School curriculum for kids.

Why Sunday school is so important?

There are many reasons children need to attend Sunday School. One of the most important is religious education. Children learn about Bible stories and the teachings of Jesus Christ. This helps them develop a strong religious foundation that will stay with them throughout their lives. Another reason is the relationship with Jesus Christ that children can form in Sunday School. They learn to trust Him as their personal savior and can rely on Him for guidance throughout their lives. Finally, attending Sunday School connects children with the church. They make friends with other children who share their faith, and they get to know church leaders and members better. This strengthens the church community and helps children feel more connected to it.

What are the qualities of a good Sunday School teacher?

A good Sunday School teacher is devoted to Jesus Christ, has a strong knowledge of the Bible as God's Word, is patient with their students, and has excellent teaching skills. Training children's ministry leaders for teaching kids about God is a priority. There is no substitute for scripture knowledge when adults teach a group of children. Christian education is more than religious instruction. It's about sharing God's love with young people. Jesus loves kids and church based Sunday Schools are a wonderful place for all ages children to become disciples of Christ Jesus. A good Sunday School teacher should be able to share their love for Jesus with their students and help them grow in their knowledge of the Bible. They should also be patient with their students and be willing to answer any questions they may have. Finally, a good Sunday School teacher should have excellent teaching skills and be able to communicate biblical truths in an interesting and engaging way.

Where can you find lessons for your Sunday School classes?

Every Sunday school system needs excellent Bible curriculum for teaching. We recommend the Sunday School Store to teachers, especially in smaller churches. They offer free PDF resources for teaching God's Word to every child. You can eventually download those resources for parents to continue the Christian education process in their daily lives. What makes a good Sunday School lesson? A good Sunday School lesson should keep kids' attention, deepen their Bible knowledge and help grow their faith in Jesus. One way to keep kids' attention is to make the lessons interactive. For example, the Sunday School teacher can have kids work in pairs or small groups to answer questions or complete tasks. You can also use props, games, videos and other activities to help illustrate the lesson. To deepen kids' Bible knowledge, you can focus on one specific topic each week. For example, you might explore a different book of the Bible each week. Or you could discuss key Bible passages and what they mean for us today. Finally, a good Sunday School lesson should help kids grow in their faith in Jesus Christ.