The Holy Spirit is for every child of God. He is ready to walk with you everywhere. Invite Him and He will come.


Lesson

SCRIPTURE

John 14:15-26 & John 16:7- 15

MEMORY VERSE

John 16:7 

MEMORY VERSE

But very truly I tell you, it is for your good that I am going away. Unless I go away, the Advocate will not come to you; but if I go, I will send him to you.
John 16:7 

AGES: 2-5 YEARS

Story time: Read John 14: 15-26 out loud to them.  
Praise: Learn the new song - Holy Spirit for children with Ayi the cow .
 
Craft activity: Discover the Holy Spirit 
• Write the names of the Holy Spirit on pieces of paper (Helper, Comforter, Teacher, Leader, Spirit of Truth, Advocate) and hide them in safe places around the house.
• Ask your child to search for them until they find all of them.
• Explain the function of the Holy Spirit under each name.
 
Application:
• Who promised the Holy Spirit would come?
• Allow them to answer.
•Jesus - John 14:17:
 "The Spirit of truth. The world cannot accept him, because it neither sees him nor knows him. But you know him, for he lives with you and will be in you."

AGES: 6-13 YEARS

•Use different pictures of people in their work clothes and ask kids to identify them.
• Post 3 pictures of the person that you admire to be in the future
• Read the scriptures more than 2 times for a good understanding and try to explain what you get from the story.
• Who is the Holy Spirit?

The Holy Spirit is God (the third person of the trinity; God the Father, God the Son and God the Holy Spirit)

Answer the following questions - True or False:
The Holy Spirit is also known as:

• The Comforter
• The Counselor
• The Advocate
• The Teacher
• The Leader

TAKE AWAY

• The Holy Spirit is for every child of God

• He is ready to walk with you everywhere

• Invite Him and He will come