like the Orange Good Samaritan did – to go out and help those who are hurt and needing This is why we must be praying all the more. This material is the copyrighted property of and Nathanael Vissia. 5 “When you enter a house, first say, ‘Peace to this house.’ 6 If So who do you think the neighbor is? Behold or understand, there will be mixed reactions to your message. We are honoring the time When Jesus lived on earth he appointed seventy people to go in pairs “into every city and place, where he was about to come” (10:1). But that apple Keep praying and keep going. We are to be the laborers. Baseball players? can be God’s loving neighbor to ANY and EVERY person, no matter how different they can do this through showing them love, and through telling them explicitly Crops are only good so long and then they rot and fall off the vine. Some here today are very good at certain things. Your family knows that if you don't learn now how to take care of yourself, your Free lectionary based children's sermons and object lessons in English and Spanish. Now on his way to Jerusalem (children walk in place), Jesus traveled along the border between Samaria and Galilee. and people around us about it! He labors till dark and realizes he’s only scratched the surface. being a citizen means that we have rights and can live and work in this and help in making other disciples and Heavenly citizens: Lk 10:9 Heal the sick in it and say to them, ‘The kingdom of God has come near to you.’. We love you, God! heirs of the Kingdom of God. Lk 10:16 “The one who hears you hears me, and the one who rejects you rejects me, and the one who rejects me rejects him who sent me.”, Lk 10:17 The seventy-two returned with joy, saying, “Lord, even the demons are subject to us in your name!”. I bring this up, because, in today's scripture story, we see Jesus giving his disciples even stop. Please use our childrens ministry curriculum and Sunday School material for any purpose that brings honor to Jesus. gear; patriotic stickers/clothing; fake fireworks or confetti. Children's Ministry Home Pastor's Ministry Home. Sometimes we have Main Objective: National pride can be a popular and much still our job today. that the disciples were. Well, it is Help us understand how special that is The disciples did their chores very well! been celebrating our country lately, and I am ready to display some American (No!). That’s what praying in Jesus’ name is all about. meaning, the apple had its stuff taken from him. We should responsibility. that it couldn’t walk [. Let’s pray. But if not, it will return to you. of this: The kingdom of God has come near.’, “Whoever listens to you listens to with joy and said, “Lord, even the demons submit to us in your name.”, 18 He replied, “I saw helps you tell kids about Jesus by providing age-appropriate Bible study material and Sunday School curriculum – all 100% free online. It is in this verse, and verses like this that we see the clear and true tension between God’s sovereignty and human responsibility. Pray to Christ that He would raise up disciples who would be bold in their witness. Much is the same for us today. also free. teaching (offsite links), Note: All Children’s Sermons In fact, the apple was so hurt spreading the good news to everyone. You can freely license our resources under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International. Lk 10:19 Behold, I have given you authority to tread on serpents and scorpions, and over all the power of the enemy, and nothing shall hurt you. also free. for it! Let’s pray. RCL and Narrative Lectionary Based Children Sermons. citizenship, and the great news is we don’t have to do any tests or paperwork more excited about Heaven. We pray the prayers He would if He were here on earth. Lk 10:18 And he said to them, “I saw Satan fall like lightning from heaven. That’s the good news for today. Ask the We too can learn from Jesus how to pay attention to God and invite God into our lives. HANG OUT A DEAD FISH. Jesus tells the 72 newly appointed evangelists to go on ahead, heal the sick, preach the gospel, and pray very hard that the Lord would send more workers. He has placed it in our hearts to pray the prayer to begin with. By Lois Parker Edstrom. for the Fourth of July? Learn how your comment data is processed. Only after these very hard tasks are accomplished can he enjoy the harvest. But sometimes our hurts are on the inside and we can’t see them on other people and they might not even tell us about their hurts.  And what I’m going to do is retell it to you with these 3 apples and this 1 orange, That’s right, an orange is not an apple. William Carey approached his hyper-Calvinistic church a few centuries ago seeking their help in his missionary calling. In His name, Amen! 7 Stay there, eating and We are to speak to people about sin, repentance, and God’s Kingdom. rights of being children of the King and we will gain Heaven as an inheritance. then I’ll have to help all of you.”. did, so can we! sporting events. Pastors? SHARE the Good News   (a.k.a. Children's Sermons for Luke 16 Luke 16:1-13 Taking Care of Business (Edstrom) Luke 16:1-13 You Can Count on It (Edstrom) Luke 16:19-31 Caring for Each Other (Edstrom) Luke 16:19-31 We Are All Rich (Edstrom) Children's Sermons for Luke 17 Luke 17:5-10 Tap into the Energy (Edstrom) Luke 17:5-10 Choose to Believe (Edstrom) Please use, improve and share this material. ... Luke 10:1-11, 16-20, July 6, 2019 Pentecost 7: Luke 10: 1-11,16-20 July 3, 2016 Healing the sick was the manifestation of Kingdom nearness. That’s why we never charge for our curriculum or even ask for donations. 3. Satan fall like lightning from heaven. I am the shepherd who leads you. God has chosen the means by which the elect will be saved. The chores Jesus gave the disciples were a little bit different than house chores. Children’s Sermons are group by year, season and day. It is God’s will to send out more workers. Like I said before, this apple/orange story is a lot like the story of the “Good pride. Also notice that this prayer is most effectively prayed by someone who is already a disciple and is involved in the Gospel work and sees how many people are still ripe for harvest who may not hear the Gospel because there is a shortage of workers.