Main memory verse:
“But the fruit of the Spirit is love, peace, joy, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness and self-control.”
– Galatians 5:22
Week one memory verse:
“Let us love one another, for love comes from God.”
– 1 John 4:7
Discussion: Who loves you? How do you know they love you?
Activity: Trace the word “love” in your book. Colour the heart.
Discussion: Which part of your body feels love? How can you show
love with your hands? Mouth?
Activity: Look through a magazine for a picture that shows love. Stick it in your book.
Discussion: How do we know that God loves us?
Activity: Paint a cross to cut out and stick in the book.
Discussion: Why should we pray for the people we love?
Activity: Trace your hands. Decorate the palms and write the names of people we love in the fingers. Pray for these people.
Discussion: Should we love people we don’t know? Should we love people who don’t love us? Does God?
Activity: Read the story of Joseph. Decorate a picture of a coat and stick it in the book.
For the weekend:
Bake some heart-shaped cookies to give to people we love.
How do you teach your children about love?