“Transfiguration of Jesus” Children’s Sermon Object Lesson (Matthew 17:1–8, Mark 9:2–8, Luke 9:28–36)

Jesus took Peter, James, and John up onto a mountain to be alone. These disciples witnessed an amazing event. As they watched, Jesus transfigured (changed appearance). His face shone like the sun and his clothes became as white as the light. Although they had been long dead, Moses and Elijah appeared with Jesus and the three of them spoke together. Finally, a cloud enveloped them and a voice from the cloud said, “This is my Son . . . listen to him.”

Use this Children’s Sermon / Bible Object Lesson on the Transfiguration in your Sunday School, Kids Church, or Children’s Ministry. Download the printable lesson plan below and watch our video teaching example to get started. Related lesson ideas for this children’s sermon child activities bible bible lesson children children sunday school lessons children’s children’s bible children’s lesson children’s object lesson … (Read more)

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