1) PARENT PREPARATION

Note to Parents: “Teaching a Sunday School Lesson” is a weekly episode on the Lutheran radio show Issues Etc. that correlates to this specific Sunday School curriculum. Listening to either of these 30-minute conversations will give you the basic Bible points to teach your child(ren).

With LCMS Pastor Tom Baker (2013): https://issuesetc.org/2013/09/20/2-god-provides-for-elijah-i-kings-17-pr-tom-baker-92013/

With Deaconess Pam Nielsen of Concordia Publishing House (2009): https://issuesetc.org/2009/09/29/teaching-a-sunday-school-lesson-god-provides-for-elijah/

 

2) WEB PAGES THAT CORRESPOND TO THIS SPECIFIC LESSON

This week’s Bible text, 1 Kings 17: https://www.biblegateway.com/passage/?search=1+Kings+17&version=ESV

Overview of this lesson from the publisher (CPH):

https://seedsoffaith.cph.org/2017/09/14/old-testament-4-lesson-3-god-provides-for-elijah/

This lesson’s Everyday Faith Family Page from the publisher (CPH):

https://www1.cph.org/sundayschool/downloads/OT4_EveryDayFaith_L3.pdf

 

3) AGE-APPROPRIATE MATERIALS FROM OUR SUNDAY SCHOOL TEACHERS:

Ages 3 through Kindergarten (6-page PDF)

First, Second and Third Grade (8-page PDF)

Fourth and Fifth Grade (5-page PDF)

 

4) EXTRA OPTIONAL LINKS

Illustrated retelling of this week’s Bible story: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mQIzV-ER-X4

“Elijah and the Widow” animation: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BNTIqy2YBo8

“God is Good” song: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vt6TsIAHIgs

Elijah Fed by Ravens Printable Coloring Page: https://coloringhome.com/coloring-page/189100?album=elijah-coloring-pages#

Elijah and the Widow Printable Coloring Page: https://coloringhome.com/coloring-page/189780?album=elijah-and-the-widow-coloring-page

Balancing Raven Printable Craft: http://online.fliphtml5.com/hzou/pqid/#p=1