As we begin to unwrap the big picture of God’s story through the pages of His Word, it is important for boys and girls to grasp a full understanding of how sin entered the world. God’s story starts in the glorious perfection of creation but soon is marred by personal and tragic sin.
Sin is defined as breaking God’s law, and sin separates people from God. When Adam and Eve chose to break the one rule God had given them, sin entered not only their lives, but the lives of all mankind. When Adam and Eve sinned, they failed to give God the glory He deserved.
In God’s glorious way, He chose not to leave Adam, Eve, and all of humanity without hope. God sent His Son, Jesus, to live as Adam didn’t—perfectly sinless. Jesus was God in the form of a man sent to rescue people from their sin.
The last two weeks have been great so far, and the kids are loving The Gospel Project. I believe we will see the fruit of this project for years and years to come.
One of our goals in changing to The Gospel Project has been to get the kids involved in our worship services. We will accomplish this by taking time to let the kids sing their songs in the worship service. Starting this Wednesday, we will begin teaching the songs, as well as some motions to them, during Wednesday night RA’s and GA’s. This will take about 15 minutes at the beginning of class. This starts at 6:30pm each week. I hope everyone can make it.
Have a blessed week and don’t forget to review those cards with your kids!