Children’s Sunday Programme

January – February 2019

PARABLES OF THE KINGDOM

Series Aims

  1. To understand why Jesus spoke in parables
  2. To explore the nature of God’s heavenly kingdom and what it means to be part of that kingdom
  3. To understand how the expectation of the final consummation of the kingdom should impact the Christian life in the present.


Programme

06/01/19   The Sower                                    (Matthew 13: 1-23)

13/01/19   The Weeds                                    (Matthew 13: 24-30, 36-43)

20/01/19   The Yeast                                      (Matthew 13: 33-35)

27/01/19   The Hidden Treasure & Pearl         (Matthew 13: 44-46)

10/02/19  The Wedding Banquet                    (Matthew 22: 1-14)

Memory Verse

“Seek first his kingdom and his righteousness, and all these things will be given to you as well”  Matthew 6:33

February – March 2019

BEGINNINGS

Series Aims

  1. To understand mankind’s place and purpose in God’s world
  2. To understand how sin entered God’s perfect world and how it corrupts people everywhere
  3. To understand the consequences of sin
  4. To understand how we can be rescued from the power of sin and its consequences


Programme

17/02/19   Creation                                    (Genesis 1:1 – 2:3)

24/02/19   Rebellion                                   (Genesis 2:15 – 3:24)

10/03/19   Corruption                                 (Genesis 4: 1-16)

17/03/19   Judgement                                (Genesis 6:5 – 8:22, 9:8-17)

24/03/19  Confusion                                   (Genesis 11: 1-9)

Memory Verse

“For all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God”  Romans 3:23

April 2019

THE KING ON THE CROSS

Series Aims

  1. To understand the seriousness of our sin and how difficult it was for Jesus to take our punishment on the cross.
  2. To see how Jesus’ death on the cross makes it possible to for us to be friends with God.
  3. To see how the resurrection of Jesus proves that he has taken our punishment and conquered death.  He is therefore able to offer eternal life for those who trust him.


Programme

07/04/19   The King’s Cup                                   (Mark 14: 32-50)

14/04/19   The King’s Cross                                 (Mark 14: 55-65, 15:1-47)

21/04/19   The King’s Alive                                 (Mark 16: 1-8)

Memory Verse

“When the centurion, who stood there in front of Jesus, saw how he died, he said, ‘surely this man was the son of God!’ ”  Mark 15:39