Sample Email: Just Believe!

Some of the simplest things are super difficult to 'splain.

('splain is "explain" but typed in a cool

For instance...if you were to describe the simple word "BELIEVE" to a kid how would you do it?

It's obviously important...


They replied, "Believe in the Lord Jesus, and you will be saved—and your household."
Acts 16:31


Really important, in fact!

But there's also a very specific kind of "believe that we need to have. Consider this verse:


You believe that there is one God. Good! Even the demons believe that—and shudder.
James 2:19


Believe is simple...but also complicated.

There is a belief that demons have and a (different kind of) belief that saves us and secures our future in heaven.

How would you explain this to an 8 year-old?

That was my task I wanted to share with you what I did.

As a reward for reading this entire email (thanks!) here is a free copy of my lesson on "belief". It includes all the good stuff (songs, games, and more) that every one of my lessons typically does.


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Let me know what you think! (I read every email) always...thanks for teaching kids about Jesus!



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