Why Did Religious Leaders Want to Kill Jesus (John 11:47-57)?
“So the story is that the religious leaders were planning to kill Jesus, but when the day came, nobody could find Jesus,” says Eli 10. If you look at the Gospels as a game of hide-and-seek, Jesus always wins. He mastered the art of hiding from religious and political leaders, but revealing himself to seekers […]
February 11 2021
What is the Most Important Promise God Ever Made?
“God promised he would never flood the Earth again,” says Katie, age 7. “He put a rainbow in the sky. God told Joseph to build an ark. It was hard for Joseph, but he did it.” Katie, you left out the part about Joseph painting the ark many colors. Actually, it was Joseph’s coat that […]
June 18 2019
How Can You Be Sure You Will Live With Jesus Forever (John 5:24-30)?
“Jesus is on top of my ship. We are going to go to heaven,” says John, 5. Yes, Jesus is the captain of our salvation. Apart from him, we are ships in a storm headed for the rocks. A famous Spanish captain searched for the Fountain of Youth in Florida. Ponce de Leon never found […]
February 4 2016
What Can We Learn From Jesus Doing Only What He Saw His Father Doing (John 5:19-23)?
“Just like children imitate their parents, Jesus imitated His Father,” says Holly, 12. “We are the children of God. We can be loving, patient, caring and compassionate and have the love of God in our hearts.” No one has ever lived a more balanced life than the Lord Jesus. His love and righteousness balanced each […]
February 3 2016
What Does It Mean To Be Born Again?
“Well, being born again doesn’t mean to go back into your mother’s stomach,” says Taylor, 11. “It means being born into the family of God.” Unlike Taylor, the religious leader (Nicodemus) who came by night to talk with Jesus missed the point entirely. Jesus spoke of being born again spiritually. Nicodemus thought Jesus spoke of […]
October 8 2009
Why Does God Let Us Sin?
Why does God let us sin? Read how some children responded and what the Bible teaches us about our freedom to make our own choices. (I Corinthians 15:22; Matthew 23:37)
June 27 2007
What Does God Do?
What does God do? Read how some children responded and what the Bible teaches us about God's job description.
June 26 2007
Why Does God Let Us Choose Between Spiritual Life and Spiritual Death?
Why does God let us choose between spiritual life and spiritual death? Read how some children responded and what the Bible teaches us about our choice between heaven and hell. (John 14:6; II Peter 3:9)
June 26 2007
What is the Lesson of Noah and the Ark?
What is the lesson of Noah and the ark? Read how some children responded and what the Bible teaches us about obedience, peer pressure, God's judgment and salvation. (I Peter 3:21-22; Matthew 24:44; Colossians 3:23; Genesis 6)
June 22 2007
Why Did Jesus Pay Taxes with a Coin from the Mouth of a Fish?
Nothing makes a fish bigger than almost being caught. This is a story of a fish everyone would like to catch, but there’s more to it than paying a tax bill. When Jesus called Peter to be his disciple, Peter was busy fishing with his brother Andrew. “Follow me,” Jesus said, “and I will make […]
December 29 2006