Parents, today your child heard people can choose to show love for Jesus and God. Mary showed her love for Jesus by anointing His feet with perfumed oil. What choices does your family make to show love to Jesus and God?
Take it Further: Check out “Mary Anointed Jesus’ Feet” in the Bible Studies for Life section of the Lifeway Kids app. Allow your child to dive further into the lessons each week with this FREE app that combines games and activities.
“This revolutionary strategy is hardly revolutionary; in fact, it’s entirely basic. But it’s also entirely true—if you want to have great quiet times, you need to just start having quiet times. Much of the battle is won by simply sitting in the chair, opening up the Bible, and taking time to talk to God.” Heather Pace writes “A (Not So) Revolutionary Strategy for Great Quiet Times” here: https://www.thegospelcoalition.org/article/revolutionary-strategy-great-quiet-times/
The Daily Bible Reading for today, found on your One Conversation page, reminds us of Christlike love. It guides us to our Life Point for the week: People can choose to show love for Jesus and God.
The United States is divided over important issues. Each side in the political arena is convinced they are right; consequently, passions run high and the rhetoric and debate is often less than civil. While Christians may not like certain politicians, God calls His people to respond not based on emotion but with actions that honor government and its leaders.
The easiest way to memorize this verse is by creating movements for the words understand, instruction, obey, follow, and heart. You can learn the Unit Verse with your child this week if you do it together!