The resurrected Jesus told his disciples to go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them and teaching them to obey all that Jesus commanded.
The Easter: Go and Tell unit uses the Bible story included in Matthew 28:1-10, 16-20. All four Gospel writers tell the story of Jesus' resurrection. Details differ, but all tell the same message: Jesus lives! Details differ, but all agree that women were the first to hear that good news.
Scripture: Matthew 28:1-10, 16-20
Children will explore the following concepts:
Jesus rose from the dead.
Through Jesus, God offers new life to people everywhere.
Jesus expected his followers to continue the work he started.
What Jesus told his followers applies to Jesus' disciples today.
Each of us has unique abilities we can use to tell the good news of Jesus.
|Pub. Date||February, 2011|