Use this Sunday School lesson to talk about who Jesus is and His presence with us.
Ask children, What does God look like? What do you think?
Bible tells us that God is a Spirit and that we can't see His Spirit.
He doesn't have a body. But the Bible also tells us that one time, God's
Spirit did live in a body in a very special way. He lived in Jesus.
Jesus was God's body for a little while.
What are some things that Jesus does for us?
He loves us, died on the cross to forgive us for all the wrong things we do, tells us the right things to do, etc.
(Read Colossians 1:15-20.)
Is Jesus still alive on Earth?
No, Jesus went back up to Heaven to be with God.
did you know that God's Spirit is still on Earth? If you believe in
God, God's Spirit is living inside of you. God is living inside of your
parents and your Sunday School teachers too. (Have students look around
at all the people who are in church.) God's Spirit is living inside of
all these people.
So even though we can't see God's Spirit, we know that God lived in Jesus and that He lives in us if we believe in Jesus.
Let's pray about that.
prayer: Father God, Glorious Spirit, we thank You for living in Jesus
and teaching us the right things to do and dying on the cross for us.
And we thank You for living in each one of us too. In Jesus' name we
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