Parents, in today’s Bible story your child heard that God planned for Jesus to be born. God sent angels to tell Joseph and Mary about the impending birth of His Son. Both Joseph and Mary responded with humble obedience.
Our Daily Bible Reading found on our One Conversation page is perfect for this season. Don’t stop at verse 4, continue reading and cry out to “Abba, Father!”
Take It Further: Check out the “Angels Spoke to Mary and Joseph” section of the Bible Studies For Life: Kids Family App. This FREE app allows you to go further into the lesson through interactive activities just with the swipe of a screen.
While America has always been a place where individuals are free to believe whatever they choose, culture drives that concept further by telling us to not challenge or question others’ beliefs. If someone’s beliefs are contrary to ours, culture tells us not to correct them or defend our own beliefs.
As we learn the Unit Verse for this month, discuss use the other names He is given and what they mean to you. How many can you come up with together?
“The story of Christmas is a wonderful story. It’s a familiar story. And it’s a true story. But it’s not the beginning of the story. As we’ve seen, it’s actually the beginning of the end of the story that we are still in the middle of.” Read more of “A Christmas Story” by Kevin DeYoung here: https://www.thegospelcoalition.org/blogs/kevin-deyoung/a-christmas-story/