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A Treasure Hunt

from the book
The Giant Book Of Children's Sermons
Matthew To Revelation

Wesley T. Runk

Mark 1:29-39


Object: a jewelry box hidden somewhere in the chancel

Good morning, boys and girls. Today I need your help to find something which seems to be missing and is a really great treasure. I know that you will be a great help to me since it is somewhere in the front of the church. It isn't lost, but it is hidden and I can tell you that it is very valuable.

How many of you like to look for things which are hidden? (let them answer) Good. Now let me tell you what it looks like. (describe your jewelry box and make it sound as valuable as you possibly can) Remember, we are looking not only for the box, but the most gorgeous jewels that you can imagine. Take good care and hunt quietly until you have found it. (when someone has found it, have him bring it back and look through the box to make sure that nothing is missing)

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This Children's Sermon titled 'A Treasure Hunt' is based on Mark 1:29-39. This Children's Sermon is excerpted from the book ''. 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. ...

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