See Resources for Proper 7 | OT 12 | Pentecost 3, Cycle A

SermonSuite can help lighten your load with proven, professionally developed resources throughout the Season after Pentecost.

We understand how difficult it is to come up with fresh, relevant sermons and worship ideas week after week. SermonSuite can help you with:

The Shepherd King

from the book
... Let the Children Come
Fifty-two Object Lessons For Children In Worship

Robert B. Lantz

— Psalm 23

Object: Bookmarks with Psalm 23


If you like what you see here you can purchase this entire book from
Click here for more details.

Good morning, boys and girls. In Israel there is a place between Jerusalem and Jericho called the Valley of Shadows. It is a deep ravine that has been cut out of the countryside by the waters which cascade down from the hill country on their way to the River Jordan.

Shepherds may often be seen in the fields above the Valley of Shadows as they tend their sheep and play on their flutes, like David did in that place when he was a boy.

What can you tell me about David? (Responses -- He was a shepherd, he killed Goliath, he became king of Israel, he wrote the psalms. [The psalms is the one you are looking for.])

Yes, one of the things that David did was to write songs. Have you ever sung or read one of David's songs? (Response -- They may not know that Psalms is a songbook. It would be helpful to have a Bible handy to turn to ...

This Children's Sermon titled 'The Shepherd King' is excerpted from the book ''. This children's sermon is just one of over 3,000 children's sermons at SermonSuite offers online sermons and professionally published sermons, lectionary sermons, non-lectionary sermons, children's sermons, sermon illustrations, worship resources, preaching resources, sermons on prayer, prayers, Christian drama, lectionary worship, lectionary workbooks and homilies. ...

If you are getting this message, you are either not logged in, your subscription has expired, or you do not have a subscription. If you're interested in subscribing to SermonSuite, click here for either a Free 30-day trial or one of our paid options! If need more information please fill out our contact form or call us at 1-800-537-1030.