Children's Resources

Year 1: God of Wonders

Year 2: Kings & Kingdoms

Year 3: Prophets & Promises

Lesson 9: Peter Visits Cornelius

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In this lesson, children read about Peter’s vision of the animals being lowered from heaven on a sheet, and Peter’s visit to Cornelius’ home which resulted in the conversion of everyone there. Children learn that God has no favorites; He washes away the sins of anyone who believes in Jesus.

The Worship

Who God is: The Spirit Who Changes Us
Unit 2 Bible Memory Verse:“Where the Spirit of the Lord is, there is freedom. And we, who with unveiled faces all reflect the Lord’s glory, are being transformed into His likeness with ever-increasing glory, which comes from the Lord.” 2 Corinthians 3:17b-18

The Word

Ages 6-7 Bible Story: Acts 10:11-12, 15, 34-35, 43-45
Ages 8-9 Bible Story: Acts 10:11-12, 15, 34-36, 43-48
Ages 10-12 Bible Story: Acts 10:11-12, 15, 34-36, 43-48

What He has done: God proved to Peter that He saves the Gentiles as well as the Jews.

The Way

Ages 6-7 Lesson Aim: To know that God washes away the sins of all who believe in Him.
Ages 8-9 Lesson Aim: To know that God washes away the sin of anyone who believes in Him.
Ages 10-12 Lesson Aim: To know that God washes away the sin of anyone who believes in Him.