DPM Fall 2019: Unit 3
"Your Word is a lamp unto my feet and a light unto my path." Psalm 119:105
In order to continue conversation at home about praising God and learning our unit Bible verse, these resources are provided for your convenience:
- The Unit Bible Verse (Psalm 119:105) Video: Play Above
- Family Faith Talks for each week: See Below
- Weekly Take Home sheets: Download Below
Family Faith Talks Conversation Starters:
October 13 Family Faith Talk - Elijah Prayed to God
What is Elijah doing? (Asking God to send rain) What did Elijah ask God to do? (Send rain) Where did Elijah go to pray and wait for rain? (on top of a mountain) How many times did Elijah’s helper look for clouds? (Six times) What happened after the dark clouds appeared in the sky? (The wind began to blow and the rain fell) Can you talk to God and ask God for help? (yes) Pray and thank God that we can talk to Him and ask for His help.
October 20 Family Faith Talk - People Found a Lost Bible Scroll
What did the workers find? (A Bible scroll) Who was sad when he heard the words in the Bible scroll? (King Josiah) What did King Josiah do? (Called the people to the temple to read them the scroll. They told God they would do what He wanted them to do.) What is the most important book? (the Bible) Our Bibles today look different than the Bible scroll but they have the same words from God. Pray, thanking God for the Bible.
October 27 Family Faith Talk - People Sang to God
In today’s story, people sang songs to God. Why were they singing song to God? (To praise God) How can we praise God?
November 3 Family Faith Talk - Ezra Read the Bible
In today’s story, the people at church listened to something. What was it? (Ezra reading God’s Word from a scroll.) How did the people feel when the heard God’s Word and knew that they had not been doing what God wanted them to do? (sad) Ezra told them not to be sad, but to go do good things. What good things can you do?
November 10 Family Faith Talk - Jeremiah Wrote about God
Whose words were written on the Bible scroll? (God’s) Where can we read God’s words that Jeremiah wrote? (the Bible)
November 17 Family Faith Talk - Isaiah Told about Jesus
Whom did God tell about Jesus? (Isaiah) What was the good news? (God’s son, Jesus, would be born and he would love all people.) God spoke to Isaiah and asked him to tell this good news many, many years before Jesus was born.