Download this Sunday School lesson about being “Salt and Light” for Jesus. It is based on Matthew 5:13-20 and Jesus’ sermon on the mount. Teach kids how they can be a light to others!
February 9, 2020 Sunday School Lessons
For this week’s Sunday School lesson, we’ve included everything you need to teach. The combined download below includes complete teacher notes, craft examples, object lessons, a preschool version, coloring page, and worksheets.
“Salt and Light” Craft Ideas
Salt and Light Crafts – These craft ideas will teach about being “Salt and Light” for Jesus. These hands-on projects for Sunday School are based on Matthew 5:13-20. Download the directions, gather your supplies, and watch our demonstration video below.
Shine Your Light Object Lesson
Shine Your Light Object Lesson – This children’s sermon is about being “Salt and Light” for Jesus. This Bible object lesson message is from Matthew 5:13-20. Share it with your church this upcoming Sunday (February 9, 2020). Print the message script and then watch our teaching example video below.
Light of the World Coloring Page
More Matthew 5:13-20 Activities
Use these activities in your Sunday School class for teaching Matthew 5:13-20.
- See the original Salt and Light Sunday School Lesson
- Compare the Preschool Lesson on Salt and Light
- Compare the Salt of the Earth “Potato Chip” Object Lesson
- See Jesus teaches about Salt and Light from Mission Bible Class
- Get more activities for February 9, 2020 from the Catholic Toolbox
- Prepare your heart for teaching with these Salt and Light Devotionals
Matthew 5:13-20 New International Version (NIV)
Salt and Light
13 “You are the salt of the earth. But if the salt loses its saltiness, how can it be made salty again? It is no longer good for anything, except to be thrown out and trampled underfoot.
14 “You are the light of the world. A town built on a hill cannot be hidden. 15 Neither do people light a lamp and put it under a bowl. Instead they put it on its stand, and it gives light to everyone in the house. 16 In the same way, let your light shine before others, that they may see your good deeds and glorify your Father in heaven.
The Fulfillment of the Law
17 “Do not think that I have come to abolish the Law or the Prophets; I have not come to abolish them but to fulfill them. 18 For truly I tell you, until heaven and earth disappear, not the smallest letter, not the least stroke of a pen, will by any means disappear from the Law until everything is accomplished. 19 Therefore anyone who sets aside one of the least of these commands and teaches others accordingly will be called least in the kingdom of heaven, but whoever practices and teaches these commands will be called great in the kingdom of heaven. 20 For I tell you that unless your righteousness surpasses that of the Pharisees and the teachers of the law, you will certainly not enter the kingdom of heaven.New International Version (NIV)
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