Entries by Christin A.

Lydia’s Heart is Opened

Dear Parents, Thank you for continuing this journey of The Gospel Project® for Kids. Today’s Bible story focuses on Paul’s second missionary journey that he took to follow up with churches he had planted on his first journey. Paul wanted to see how the new believers were doing. Paul and his companion Silas traveled through […]

Paul’s First Journey

Dear Parents, This week in The Gospel Project® for Kids, our journey takes us along with Paul on his first missionary journey. Paul’s first missionary journey began in Antioch of Syria—the third-largest city in the Roman empire, after Rome and Alexandria. The Holy Spirit was working in the Antioch church. The Spirit led the believers […]

Peter’s Escape From Prison

Dear Parents, King Herod has begun to persecute Christ’s church by picking off its leaders one by one.  James, the brother of John, has already been executed.  Now, it’s Peter’s turn.  Herod has him thrown into prison, placing a guard of sixteen soldiers around him to prevent any escape or rescue.  A small body of […]

Paul’s Conversion

Dear Parents, Thank you for continuing this journey of The Gospel Project® for Kids. Over the next six weeks, kids will learn about Paul’s life-changing encounter with Jesus. Saul was a devout Jew who was born in Tarsus (Phil. 3:5) and inherited his Roman citizenship from his father. (His Roman name was Paul; his Hebrew […]

Philip and the Ethiopian

Dear Parents, At his ascension Jesus laid out the program for his church: “You will be my witnesses in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the ends of the earth.”  (Acts 1:8) In today’s story the Holy Spirit enables Philip to vault over the last two of those barriers in a single […]

Stephen’s Address

Dear Parents, Thank you for continuing this journey of The Gospel Project® for Kids. Today’s Bible story is about the first Christian martyr, Stephen. Stephen was one of the seven men chosen to serve as leaders in the early church at Jerusalem. (See Acts 6:1-7.) God blessed Stephen, and God gave him power to do […]

The Church Met Needs

Dear Parents, Thank you for continuing this journey of The Gospel Project® for Kids. Over the next three weeks, kids will be learning about the early church. After the Holy Spirit came and the disciples began preaching the gospel, more and more people believed in Jesus. They met together and shared what they had like […]

The Holy Spirit Came

Dear Parents, Today’s Bible story is found in Acts 2:1-42. We studied about the time when the Holy Spirit came to God’s people. The Holy Spirit is the Spirit of God. Through the Holy Spirit, God reveals His will (John 16:13), helps believers tell others about Jesus, and helps them live holy lives. The Holy […]

Jesus Ascended to Heaven

Dear Parents, We’re glad your child joined us this week in The Gospel Project® for Kids. This week’s Bible story comes from Acts 1:3-11 and centers on Jesus’ ascension into heaven. After Jesus’ crucifixion and resurrection, Jesus showed His followers that He is alive. (Matt. 28:9-10; Mark 16:14; Luke 24:36-43; John 20:16-17,19-20,26-27; 21:14) Jesus taught […]

Jesus Gave the Great Comission

Dear Parents, Thank you for continuing this journey of The Gospel Project® for Kids. This week, we learned about Jesus giving the Great Commission in Matthew 28:16-20 and Mark 16:15-16. After Jesus’ death and resurrection, He appeared to His disciples over a 40 day period. At one point, He appeared to over 500 disciples. Then […]