Jesus Meets Zacchaeus
A tax collector named Zacchaeus can’t see Jesus over the crowd, so he climbs a tree. Jesus calls Zacchaeus down for lunch. People are mad because Zacchaeus cheats people! But Zacchaeus changes, because when we spend time with Jesus, he changes us.
Scripture: Luke 19:1-10
Songs of the week:
- “I Have Decided to Follow Jesus” (watch or download here)
- “King Jesus Is All” (watch or download here)
- “There’s Power in the Blood” (watch or download here)
Lesson take-home activity
- Here’s an activity your kid can do throughout the week—over dinner or in the car.
- Downloadable PDF
- This week, be more intentional about including Jesus in your family activities.
- Talk to him as you drive to sports practice.
- Talk to him as you clear dishes from the table.
- Talk to him during TV commercials.
- Think of other ways you can remember to spend time with Jesus as you go about life.
- Family Discussion
- Tell about someone who’s changed you
Talk-about video: For you to start a conversation with your kid on this week activity…
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