This year we are using the children’s curriculum from Hillsong South Africa. Below you can find an overview of the lessons and themes that we will be covering in the first term.
|Date||POP PICTURE (Monthly Theme)||POP IDEA
(Point for the week)
(Bible reference and story)
|15 Jan||Amazing Race||Preparing for your race
Equipping yourself –training reading bible etc. church
|To run God’s race I must read my bible, go to church and grow in God!||Philippians 3:14|
|22||Amazing Race||Never give up||God gives me strength to never ever give up!||Hebrews 10:36
Perseverance and endurance
|29||Amazing Race||Running Buddy
Good friendships – people who will encourage you and do the journey with you
|Gr 1-6: Real friends are friends that will always lift you up
Pre-primary: Real friends are friends that will always help you!
|5 Feb||Amazing Race||Run to Win (Purpose)||Heaven is my prize!||2 Timothy 4:7|
|12||The Power in the Parable||The Good Samaritan||Everyone has a place in the Kingdom of God.||Luke 10:25-37|
|19||The Power in the Parable||The Lost Sheep||Everyone is important in the kingdom of God.||Matthew 18:10-14 /Luke 15:1-7|
|26||The Power in the Parable||The Prodigal Son||Everyone is welcome in the Kingdom of God.||Luke 15:11-32|
|5 Mar||What Did Jesus Do? WDJD||WDJD?
Jesus came to serve others.
|Jesus came to serve others, so should I!||John 13:1-7
Jesus washed the disciples’ feet.
|12||What Did Jesus Do? WDJD||WDJD?
Jesus came to love others.
|Jesus came to love others, so should I!||Luke 19: 1-10
Jesus loved the unlovable- Zacchaeus
|19||What Did Jesus Do? WDJD||WDJD?
Jesus came to teach others.
|Jesus teaches me how to pray!||Luke 11: 1-13
The Lord’s Prayer
|26||What Did Jesus Do? WDJD||WDJD?
Jesus came to save others.
|Jesus came to save others!||Luke 22:66 – 24:53
John 18:1 – 20:23
Focus on Jesus’ arrest, death and resurrection.