Shine Weekly Update // 11.22.15
Welcome to your weekly update for SHINE, the Children's Ministry of First Presbyterian Church of Orlando.
SUNDAY CAR TALK
Questions to ask your children on the way home...
PRE-K – KINDERGARTEN
Whom did King X choose to be the new queen? (Esther)
Why didn’t Mordecai bow down to Haaman? (Because he would only bow to God.)
Who helped Esther and her people? (God)
Do you know that God loves you in amazing ways? (-)
1ST – 4TH GRADE
Should we be thankful FOR all circumstances or IN all circumstances? (IN. The original Hebrew word for IN that is used here means “in the middle of” or “during.” In other words, no matter what is happening in your life, you can be thankful.)
Why should we be thankful? (We should be thankful because God gave His Son, Jesus, to save us from the punishment of our sin, and give us new life! (1 Corinthians 15:57) ‘God has saved all who believe in Jesus; He has taken our sin and given us His righteousness.’)
What did the Pilgrims do during their hard times? (They prayed and offered thanks to God every day)
What do we do when we thank God in all circumstances? (When we thank God, we acknowledge that He deserves the credit. He has done for us what we could not do for ourselves.)
Why is it important to show others we are thankful? (When others see you thank God, you point them to Him.)