Why Did Mary Put Perfumed Oil on Jesus’ Feet and Wipe Them with Her Hair (John 12:1-11)?
John the Baptist said he was not worthy to untie the strap of Jesus’ sandals (Luke 3:16). Mary felt the same way when she poured the expensive perfume on Jesus’ feet and wiped them with her hair. “Mary wanted to be a blessing by getting her hair dirty,” says James, 7. Using her hair to […]
May 10 2021
How Can We Make Jesus More Important In Our Lives?
“We can make Jesus more important in our lives by putting Christ in the center of all we do,” says Nathaniel, 8. “We do this by finding pleasure in studying God’s Word, learning about him and hiding God’s Word in our heart that we might not sin against him.” The issue in all of life […]
January 12 2011
Why Did John The Baptist Call Jesus The Lamb Of God?
“John the Baptist called Jesus the Lamb of God because Jesus is too holy and wonderful for him to even untie his shoes,” says Mitchell, 8. Before John the Baptist proclaimed Jesus as the Lamb of God, he talked about his sandals. By saying he was not worthy to untie Jesus’ sandals, John put himself […]
October 8 2009
How Were First-Century Churches Different From Most Modern-Day Churches? (Part 2 of 2)
“Church is different today because we get to sit on chairs, and they had to sit on the wet, soggy ground,” says Bilwood, age 6. There’s nothing worse than a waterlogged toga. “Church was different because they had church on the outside, not inside,” says Hunter, 7. While Hunter is referring to Christians meeting out-of-doors, […]
July 13 2007
Who is Greatest in the Kingdom of Heaven?
“Children!” says Kelly, 6. Kelly, do you mean you’ll finally get even for all those times when adults got to do more than you did? No, says Daniel, 11. “Whosoever humbles himself like a little child is greatest in the kingdom of heaven.” Daniel quotes Jesus, who also said we must enter his kingdom as […]
June 26 2007
Why Did the Devil Tempt Jesus?
Why did the devil tempt Jesus? Read how some children responded and what the Bible teaches us about pride vs. servanthood and how to deal with temptation. (John 6:51; Matthew 27:40; Matthew 4:3; Isaiah 14:13-14; Mark 10:45)
June 26 2007
If You Were King Or Queen Of The World, What Would You Do?
If you were king or queen of the world, what would you do? Read how some children responded and what the Bible teaches us about power, freedom and servanthood. (Matthew 20:26; Revelation 1:6; Matthew 23:37-39; Matthew 26:52)
January 15 2007
Why Did God Send His Son to the Earth as a Baby?
Why did God send his Son to the Earth as a baby? Read how some children responded and what the Bible teaches us about Jesus' humble arrival. (Philippians 2:6-8)
October 5 2006
Which Living Person Reminds You Most of God’s Love?
Which living person reminds you most of God's love? Read how some children responded and what the Bible teaches us about courtesy, respect, kindness and servanthood. (I John 4:9, Romans 5:8)
October 4 2006
Why Did God Create Moms?
Why did God create moms? Read how some children responded and what the Bible teaches us about servanthood and unconditional love. (John 3:16)
October 3 2006