May in eKidz

Monthly Focus
I can love like Jesus.

Verse Focus
“Love each other as I have loved you.”
John 15:12b (NIV)

Dear Jesus, thank You for loving us! As my child grows up, I pray they will follow Your example and love others the way You do. Help us to show everyone how much You love them. We love You. Amen.”

We’re Learning …
I can love like Jesus.

Memory Verse
“Love each other (hug self)
as I (point up)
have loved you.” (point out)

John 15:12b (open hands like a book)

Bible Story
A Short Man
Luke 19:1-10


Series Overview
It can be hard or sometimes scary to do big things, like making the right decisions or helping someone accomplish a big job. When our children face these kinds of situations, we don’t want them to run. We want them to hop to it because they know God is bigger and will help them do big things.

Memory Verse
“We have (cross arms in front of you)
the Lord our God (one hand on hip, the other pointing up)
to help us.” (both hands on hips)
2 Chronicles 32:8, NLT (open hands like a book)

1st – 5th GRADE

Series Overview
Throughout history, God has offered strength to help people persevere through difficult situations. Jesus persevered through death itself to make it possible for us to have a forever relationship with God. Because of what Jesus did for us, we can trust Him to help us find the strength to persevere through whatever we face.

Virtue: Perseverance
Refusing to give up when life gets hard.

Memory Verse
“But those who hope in the Lord will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles; they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint.”
Isaiah 40:31, NIV