Every wonder how some teachers seem to always keep their class engaged? It seems that no matter what they teach their kids are listening and enjoying the lesson! Meanwhile, the rest of us teachers are sitting there thinking, we basically told the same story and yet, we didn’t have nearly the excitement or engagement level […]
Adam and Even in the Garden of Eden is SUCH a familiar Sunday School lesson that it will have you pulling your hair out. From the moment you realize you are teaching it you can just imagine the moment the kids realize they know the entire story and completely check out on you. Yeah!! :/ […]
Faith: it’s invisible. So how do we explain it? In trying to teach Sunday School I’m always looking for new and fresh ways to explain difficult subjects easily. And nothing seems to work better than an object lesson. Faith….It’s defined as “complete trust or confidence in something or someone”. When the Bible talks about faith […]
Here's an easy object lesson (that will have the kids guessing how you did it) to add some fun to your Sunday School lesson on the Woman at the Well.
Teaching a Sunday School lesson on the 9 plagues of Egypt to kids can be very exciting if you mix it up a little. Since every kid whose been to church for a decent amount of time has probably heard the story of the plagues of Egypt you’ll need to add a few ‘twists and […]
This is a bit of an unconventional lesson that I decided would be ripe for an object lesson on sin. As much as I tried to think of ways to make this interesting for kids to hear I couldn’t get past the obvious object lesson of having two types of dough, leavened and unleavened. I realize […]
Can I be gut level honest with you for a minute? I have a big problem with most Sunday School curriculum I’ve come across. And I’ve come across enough in my more than a decade of teaching to know… They are all long on unnecessary details and really short on the part that matters most, […]
In our Sunday School lessons we are asked to do it all the time. We are constantly asked to explain the invisible. For instance, just recently I had to explain God living inside us. Yup, the idea of the Holy Spirit living inside of a person? Let’s explain that to a first grader :/ Now before […]