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November 2, 2014
Matthew 5:1-12
1 John 3:1-3

Peter means "the rock"

Epiphany 2 | Ordinary Time 2




Object: a fairly good-sized rock

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Good morning, boys and girls. Do you remember a few weeks ago when we were talking about the meaning of names? (let them answer) Some names mean "beautiful" or "bright as the morning sun." Almost every name has a special meaning.

There is a wonderful story from Saint John about the beginning of Jesus' ministry. John the Baptist remembered the experience of when Jesus was baptized and the Holy Spirit came to Jesus like a dove and the Spirit remained on him. This was very special. Did you know that John the Baptist had disciples? (let them answer) He did, and they were very loyal to him. But on that day, when Jesus walked by, John called him the Son of God.

Two of John's disciples began to follow Jesus. After a little while Jesus turned around and asked the two men why they were following him. The disciples were kind of surprised that Jesus spoke to them and they said they...

This Children's Sermon, Peter means "the rock", is based on John 1:29-42 and relates to Epiphany 2 | Ordinary Time 2. This Children's Sermon on John 1:29-42 is just one of over 3,000 children's sermons at SermonSuite.com. SermonSuite also offers online sermons and professionally published sermons, lectionary sermons, non-lectionary sermons, sermon illustrations, worship resources, preaching resources, sermons on prayer, prayers, Christian drama, lectionary worship, lectionary workbooks and homilies. ...

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