Tagline: The Gift of a New Beginning.
Synopsis: Our toys can bring us hours of fun and enjoyment; but it fades away after awhile. This Christmas series will use toys to show kids that Jesus came to give us true and lasting joy that will never fade. Jesus came to earth at Christmas to give us a fresh start, a new beginning that will never end.
Objective: Kids will learn that the joy Jesus brings is the only joy that never fades away.
Memory Verse: “The Lord has done great things for us. And we are filled with joy.” Psalm 126:3 (NIrV)
Pictures From Our Opening Movie Night
Week 1 & 2 of Children’s Church
Week 1: Cowboy – My Favorite Toy
Objective: Kids will learn “Finding Jesus’ love for me gives me Joy.”
Scripture: Luke 1:39-45, Mary Visits Elizabeth
Mary went to visit her cousin Elizabeth. John was so happy to be in Jesus’ presence, he leaped for joy inside his mommy’s belly. We find joy when we accept Jesus into our life.
Week 2: Piggy Bank – Here To Save
Objective: Kids will learn “Knowing Jesus saves me gives me Joy.”
Scripture: Luke 2:1-20, The Birth of Jesus
Jesus was born to save us from our sins. We can trust him to give us lasting joy that never runs out.