Today’s Bible story teaches that people can use their talents and abilities to do God’s work. Barnabas was a member of the early church in Jerusalem, and he helped spread the good news around the world.
The Weekly Verse reminds us of our Life Point for the week: People can use their talents and abilities to do God’s work. Read other verses relating to this Life Point on the Daily Bible Readings on the One Conversation page.
As you begin to learn the Unit Verse this month, help your children think of ways to honor God through their actions. Divide the verse into phrases: Whatever you do, / in word or in deed, / do everything in the name of the Lord Jesus, / giving thanks to God the Father through him. / Colossians 3:17. Practice saying the verse as a family.