Jesse Tree Outlines for December 3rd-8th
(adapted for our toddlers from the RCA website and The Glorious Coming. The symbols and patterns used below are copyrighted by Reformed Church Press). For more information about Jesse Tree resources, see part 1.
December 3: Ark of Safety
Genesis 6:8 (NIV) But Noah found favor in the eyes of the Lord.
When people sin, or do wrong things, God must punish it. There came a time when there was so much sin in the world that God had to find a way to remove it. God was gracious to Noah, and Noah and his family remembered God. God asked Noah to build an ark to save his own family and the animals. Then God sent rain and the world flooded, and God destroyed all the people and animals that were not on the ark. When the flood was over and Noah and his family were safely on dry ground, God made a covenant, or a promise, with Noah. God promised not to send another flood that would destroy the world. As a sign of this promise, God put a rainbow in the sky. Even in a sinful world, God still loves us and keeps his promises. Thank you, God, for keeping your promises. Continue Reading…