Be the Salt (Mark 9:38-50) Sunday School Lesson and Activities

These days, being “salty” isn’t much of a compliment…so what does it mean to have “salt” in our lives as Christians? Jesus calls us to flavor and influence the world for Him. This lesson focuses on a somewhat tricky passage in the Gospel of Mark, examining what it means to follow the Lord wholeheartedly and impact others as we do.  … (Read more)

Who Is the Greatest? Mark 9:30-37 Sunday School Lesson and Activities

What makes someone great? We tend to equate greatness with personal achievement, success, or power. However, Jesus turned such ideas upside down by asserting that to be truly great requires humility and recognition that identity is found in God alone. Rather than focusing on competition and esteem, we should look to God for strength and realize our dependence on Him. … (Read more)

Taming the Tongue (James 3:1-12) Sunday School Lesson & Activities

Words matter because they reveal our heart and impact others. This passage from James highlights the power of our speech, because on small part of our body (the tongue) can do great damage if not held in check. “For we all stumble in many ways. And if anyone does not stumble in what he says, he is a perfect man, … (Read more)

Jesus Heals a Deaf (Mark 7:31-37) Sunday School Lesson and Activities

The miracles of Jesus never cease to amaze and inspire belief. This powerful account in Mark 7:31-37 is a wonderful example. The people who witness his power are amazed and proclaim, “He has done everything well,” they said. “He even makes the deaf hear and the mute speak.” Use this free Sunday School lesson and activities in your children’s ministry. … (Read more)

Armor of God (Ephesians 6:10-20) Sunday School Lesson and Activities

This week we’re teaching kids about putting on the armor of God from Ephesians 6:10-20. Use the free lesson downloads below to share this powerful truth with your children’s ministry group. The first lesson includes all the crafts and coloring pages listed below. This lesson explains to students what the Armor of God is, and briefly describes the meaning and … (Read more)

Seek Wisdom (Ephesians 5:15-20) Sunday School Lesson and Activities

What is wisdom? How do we know what choices are best? Can we make ourselves wise? Young students may or may not have encountered such considerations in their lives, but they are worth discussion. Kids should understand what wisdom is and where it comes from. They can learn the importance of discernment, even at an early age. The story of … (Read more)

Imitate Christ (Ephesians 4:17-5:2) Sunday School Lesson and Activities

As believers we have one standard and goal for how we live – our Savior Jesus Christ. Even when we struggle with our own sin, the Bible teaches us to put on the “new self” that is being remade into a copy of Christ. These lessons, crafts, and teaching activities are based on Ephesians 4:17-5:2. Use the buttons below to … (Read more)