“What color shoes does God like?”
“Will God still love me if I don’t eat my broccoli?”
Kids ask the most amazing questions — and now you’ll be ready to answer 50 of the toughest ones with Quick Children’s Sermons! Here are the questions kids really want answered — the everyday stuff they think about as they discover who God is and struggle to make sense of a confusing, overwhelming world. In this resource, you’ll find sermon ideas that address intriguing questions about God, Jesus, the Bible, and life in general. Your kids will discover solid Bible principles through interactive learning, and you’ll be delighted with the wise, witty, and fun answers found in these kids sermons. Perfect for children’s sermons, children’s church, or as a resource for church workers and parents when these off-the-wall questions arise!
And here’s a bonus: Grown-ups enjoy these sermons for kids too! They’re exactly the questions we wanted to ask in Sunday school…but never quite had the nerve.
Indexed by Bible reference and Theme.
Does God take naps?
Was Jesus rich?
Will God love me no matter what?
Kids ask some of the silliest questions! But are they really so silly? Haven’t we all wondered at one time or another if Jesus was there with us in some sticky situation? The quick, simple, down-to-earth answers kids want and need will also touch the hearts of adults who “listen in.”
Quick Children’s Sermons: Will My Dog Be in Heaven? is filled with fun, active, kid-centered answers to some of those off-the-wall questions children throw at us every day. Each sermon is based on a biblical response to a question and geared to keep kids’ attention while encouraging their participation and accepting their wiggles. In addition, the “Simple Supplies” section found in each sermon requires little preparation.
You won’t want to limit the use of these active-learning messages to Sunday mornings. They’re great for church-family gatherings, Sunday school teachers’ meetings, children’s church or Sunday school openers, or even quick staff devotionals. Anyone who loves children will enjoy sharing these sermons with kids of all ages.
Jesus said, “Let the little children come to me” (Luke 18:16b). Gather the children, and have some fun on Sunday morning or any time as you share God’s truth by answering questions that come straight from the heart of the child in each of us.