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Palm Sunday (At Home for March 29th)

sojournkids at homeThis week’s SojournKids Bible lesson was “Triumphal Entry” (Luke 19:28-40 & John 12:12-19). Use the questions below to review it with your kids. You can also review the weekly North Star Catechism (below).

READ John 12:12-19 or Story 108 in the Gospel Story Bible

ASK: Why did the crowd come to see Jesus?  They wanted to see the person who had raised Lazarus from the dead.  And they wanted to see Lazarus.

ASK: Why did the people call Jesus king?  God had promised through His prophets that a deliverer would come to rescue his people and that there would always be a king on the throne.  They believed Jesus was the one the prophets were talking about.

Check out the daily devotionals that correspond with this week’s lesson in Old Story New by Marty Machowski, pages 160-164.  This week’s North Star catechism question is…

23.  How should we love our neighbor?  We should love our neighbor as ourselves.

God Rescues Lot (At Home for March 22nd)

sojournkids at homeThis week’s SojournKids Bible lesson was “God Rescues Lot” (Genesis 19:1-3, 12-29). Use the questions below to review it with your kids. You can also review the weekly North Star Catechism (below).

READ Genesis 19:1-3, 12-29 or Story 12 in the Gospel Story Bible

ASK: Do you think it was wise for Lot to be living near such a wicked city?  No.

ASK: Did Lot ask God to save him?  No, Lot did not even realize he was in danger.

ASK: How is the way God saved Lot similar to the way God saves us in Jesus?  We don’t even know we need salvation but God saves us even when we’re his enemies.

Check out the daily devotionals that correspond with this week’s lesson in Long Story Short by Marty Machowski, week 12.  This week’s North Star catechism question is…

22.  Why does God tell us, “Remember the Sabbath day by keeping it holy”?  So we will rest in God and remember the finished work of Jesus.

Psalm 2:3  The Lord blessed the seventh day and made it holy.

The Lord Appears to Abraham (At Home for March 15th)

sojournkids at homeThis week’s SojournKids Bible lesson was “The Lord Appears to Abraham” (Genesis 18). Use the questions below to review it with your kids. You can also review the weekly North Star Catechism (below).

READ Genesis 18 or Story 11 in the Gospel Story Bible

ASK: What did Sarah do when she heard God was going to give her a son?  She laughed.

ASK: What other amazing things has God done that are hard to believe? 


Check out the daily devotionals that correspond with this week’s lesson in Long Story Short by Marty Machowski, week 11.  This week’s North Star catechism question is…

21.  Why does God tell us, “You shall not misuse the name of the Lord your God”?  So we will respect God’s name, Word, and works.

Psalm 29:2  Ascribe to the Lord the glory due his name.  Worship the Lord in the splendor of holiness.

God Gives Abram a New Name (At Home for March 8th)

sojournkids at homeThis week’s SojournKids Bible lesson was “God Gives Abram a New Name” (Genesis 17:1-10, 15-21). Use the questions below to review it with your kids. You can also review the weekly North Star Catechism (below).

READ Genesis 17:1-10 or Story 10 in the Gospel Story Bible

ASK: What did God say would come from Abraham?  Many nations and kings.

ASK: What are some of the best kings who have come from Abraham?  King David, King Solomon, and King Uzziah.

ASK: Who is the greatest king to come from Abraham? Jesus!

 

Check out the daily devotionals that correspond with this week’s lesson in Long Story Short by Marty Machowski, week 10.  This week’s North Star catechism question is…

20.  Why does God tell us, “You shall not make for yourself an image”?  So we will serve God and nothing else.

Jeremiah 16:20  Do people make their own gods?  Yes, but they are not gods.

God Makes a Covenant with Abraham (At Home for March 1st)

sojournkids at homeThis week’s SojournKids Bible lesson was “God Makes a Covenant with Abraham” (Genesis 15). Use the questions below to review it with your kids. You can also review the weekly North Star Catechism (below).

READ Genesis 15 or Story 9 in the Gospel Story Bible

ASK: Why was Abram sad?  He didn’t have any children.  He would have no one to whom to pass on God’s promise.

ASK: What did God promise Abram?  God promised he and Sarai would have a son and many descendants.

ASK: Why did God to Abram to count the stars? Because there were too many too count!  He wanted to show Abram just how big his promise was.

 

Check out the daily devotionals that correspond with this week’s lesson in Long Story Short by Marty Machowski, week 9.  This week’s North Star catechism question is…

19.  Why does God tell us, “You shall have no other God’s before me”?  Because God is our only King and Lord.

1 Timothy 1:7  Now to the king eternal, immortal, invisible, the only God, be honor and glory forever and ever, Amen.

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