This week’s SojournKids Bible lesson was “Elijah Taken Up to Heaven” (2 Kings 2:1-15). Use the questions below to review it with your kids. You can also review the weekly North Star Catechism (below).
READ 2 Kings 2:1-15 or Story 64 in The Gospel Story Bible
ASK: What do you think this story teaches about God’s power? God is all-powerful. He created a chariot and horses of fire to come down from heaven to pick up Elijah.
ASK: Did Elijah die? No. God took him to heaven alive!
ASK: Who is in charge of death? God is in charge of death. Death has no power over God.
Check out the daily devotionals that correspond with this week’s lesson in the book, Long Story Short by Marty Machowski, pages 322-326
This week’s North Star catechism question is…
62. What is the church? The church is the people that God has made alive, called together, and sent on mission.
1 Peter 2:9–But you are a chosen people, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a people belonging to God, that you may declare the praises of him who called you out of darkness into his wonderful light.