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.
Psalms 23 Book
What You Need
On one piece of hard paper, write the title, “Psalm 23” in the middle of the paper.
Hand out one piece of white paper.
On one piece of white paper write a “1” in the lower right hand corner of the paper.
At the top of the paper, write “The LORD is my shepherd; I shall not want.”
Draw a picture on the bottom portion of the paper about verse 1.