Another of our great online Sunday School lessons. Use this lesson to teach children about talking and listening to God.
How many of you have ever been really happy and excited before?
When was the time that you were the most happy and excited?
Show me how you looked when you were the most happy and excited.
Oh, wow, your faces just lit up with those great smiles.
There was a time when Moses' face lit up, too, even more than yours did.
(Read Exodus 34:39, or summarize it.)
Bible tells us that Moses' face was shining because he had been talking
to God. Do you think Moses would have been happy and excited to be
talking to God? (Yes.)
Getting to talk to God is the
best thing ever. And we can all talk to God every day, can't we? We can
talk to God by praying and reading our Bible and coming to church. When
we do those things, we can talk to God, and God can talk to us in our
Now when Moses talked with God, his face was
changed. He got all shiny. And when we talk to God, something about us
changes us too. When we talk to God, we get happier and we start to love
God more and we keep wanting to do the things that are right and make
Let's pray about that.
prayer: God, we thank You for speaking to us just like You talked with
Moses. We pray that You will help us to be happy and excited to keep
talking to You and we pray that You will change our hearts so that we
will live for You the best that we can. Amen.
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