The children will learn that:-
Bible Story Reference: Psalms 23:1
John 10:14 (NIV)
“I am the good shepherd; I know my sheep and my sheep know me.”
Guess the Animal Game
Show a picture of sheep in the pasture with a shepherd.
What do you see in my picture? Allow the children to respond
Can you see a lot of green plants with lots of good stuff for the sheep to
Can you also see very big and green trees? This must be a great place to go when it is really hot. They can protect the sheep from the hot sun.
Can you see a nice big river where the sheep can drink from?
Father, we thank you for providing for all our needs and watching over us and protecting us just like a good shepherd watches over his sheep. Amen.
The Lord is my Shepherd
What You Need
Draw a shepherd on the piece of paper.
Draw sheep at the bottom of the paper.
Glue cotton wool on the body of the sheep.
Take a piece of straw and stick it on the hand of the shepherd.
At the top of the paper, write “The Lord is my Shepherd. Psalms 23”