Holy Trinity Sunday From “Sitting on the Rainbow” Artwork by Elsa Ingulsrud Scripture Reference: John 3:16 and Rom. 8:15-17
Preparation: Bring a little bag of treasures or treats to hand out at the end of your message, or you may have the gifts in your pockets.
Imagine that you are visiting at the home of a friend. Your friend’s father has been gone on a long trip, and the rest of the family is looking forward to his return. They tell you he’ll be coming home
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For the Second Sunday of Advent From “Sitting on the Rainbow”
Scripture Reference: Isa. 40:1-11 “He will carry the lambs in his arms, holding them close to his heart.”
Preparation: You may want to ask adult volunteers to help you with the big group hug at the end of the sermon.
It’s the second Sunday in Advent, isn’t it? During Advent, we wait for the coming of Jesus at Christmas. Sometimes it feels like we have to wait for a long time. If you have
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From Saving the Ants, by Ruth Gilmore For the 6th Sunday of Easter
Scripture Reference: Acts 17:22-31 ”…he is not far from any one of us. ‘For in him we live and move and have our being.’”
If you could name something that is the farthest possible distance away from you, what would that thing be? What is something that is really far away from you?(Discuss distant objects with children.)
Now, if you could name something that is as close to you as is possible, what
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