Children's Resources

Year 1: God of Wonders

Year 2: Kings & Kingdoms

Year 3: Prophets & Promises

Lesson 14: The Miracle of Easter

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In this lesson, children read about the miracles that took place at the death and resurrection of Jesus. Children learn that Jesus died so that we might be forgiven, and because He rose, all who believe in Him have eternal life close with God. Older children consider the eyewitness reports and prophesies concerning these miracles.

The Worship

Who God is: Jesus as Lord
Unit 3 Bible Memory Verse: “To Him who sits on the throne and to the Lamb, be praise and honor and glory and power for ever and ever.” “Hallelujah! For our Lord God Almighty reigns.” Revelation 5:13b; 19:6b

The Word

Ages 6-7 Bible Story: Matthew 27:50-51, 59-61; 28:1-9
Ages 8-9 Bible Story: Matthew 27:50-51, 54-66; 28:1-9; John 20:5-7
Ages 10-12 Bible Story: Matthew 27:50-51, 54-66, 28:1-10; John 20:1-9

What He has done: Jesus died on the cross and God raised Him from the dead.

The Way

Ages 6-7 Lesson Aim: To see the reasons for the Easter miracles - forgiveness and eternal life.
Ages 8-9 Lesson Aim: To understand the Easter miracles and acknowledge the eyewitnesses.
Ages 10-12 Lesson Aim: To consider eyewitness reports, prophesies, and faith God gives us to see who Jesus is and what He has done for us.

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