Sermon on the Mount

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Sermon on the Mount
Matthew 5-7

    Salt and Light
    Matthew 5:13-16

    Let Your Light Shine
    Matthew 5:16

    Teaching About Revenge
    Matthew 5:38-42

    Loving Our Enemies
    Matthew 5:43-48

    Alms Giving
    Matthew 6:1-4

    • Bible Characters Who Gave to Others - Paste the Bible characters into the right blank to complete the description of how they gave to others.
    • Giving to Others - Circle the ways you can help different people in your life.
    • Giving with Humility - Place the green words from Matthew 6:1-4 into the crossword puzzle. Then answer the question.
    • Selfless Giving - Fill in the blanks to complete descriptions of several Bible characters who put others needs above their own. Then circle those words in the puzzle.

    Pray in Secret
    Matthew 6:5-8

    The Lord's Prayer
    Matthew 6:9-15

    Fasting
    Matthew 6:16-18

    Treasure
    Matthew 6:19-21

    • Color by Number: Where Your Treasure Is - Color in the shapes to discover Jesus' message to us in Matthew 6:21.
    • A Rich Man's Question - Unscramble the letters in red to complete the verses from Matthew 6:19-21 where Jesus answers a rich man's question about how to attain eternal life.
    • Treasure Chest - Cut out the qualities that are heaven-based treasures, and glue them in the treasure chest.
    • Treasures No Thief Can Steal - Draw a line from the thief to the treasures the thief would be able to steal. Then draw a line from Joe and Sarah to the treasures no thief can steal.
    • Word Search - Treasures in Heaven - Proverbs has many verses about true and lasting treasure. Fill in the missing words, in each verse, and then circle each word in the puzzle.

    The Eye
    Matthew 6:22-23

    • Break the Code - Light of the Body - Using the code, decipher Jesus' message to us in Matthew 6:22.
    • Color the Leaves - Color the leaves that point out the good things we can do.
    • The Lamp of the Body - Write the word that appears with the matching lamp at the bottom of the page to discover Jesus' instruction found in Matthew 6:22.
    • They Looked to God - Write the word that appears with the matching lamp at the bottom of the page to discover Jesus' instruction found in Matthew 6:22.

    Two Masters
    Matthew 6:24

    • Break the Code - Two Masters - Use the fun symbol code to decode Jesus' message to us in Matthew 6:24 about keeping our focus on God
    • Coloring Page - You Cannot Serve Two Masters
    • Jesus and the Rich Ruler - se the animal code to discover what Jesus said to the rich young ruler who asked about eternal life.
    • A Rich Young Ruler - Fill in the blanks, with words from the word bank, to complete the story. Then place the words in the puzzle.
    • You Cannot Serve Two Masters - Match the shape containing a Bible character(s) with the shape that tells how they served God.

    Don't Worry
    Matthew 6:25-34

    Don't Judge Others
    Matthew 7:1-6

    • Coloring Page - Love, Encourage, and Help Others
    • Don't Judge - Circle the underlined words from Matthew 7:1-5 where Jesus teaches about the importance of not judging others.
    • Good Fruit - Color the apples that are good examples of how we should treat someone even when they make a mistake.
    • Judge Not - Prodigal Son - Put the pictures from the story of the prodigal son in the correct order.
    • Maze (Shep and Lily) - Help Shep and Lily find their way through the maze so they can hear Jesus' sermon on not judging others.

    Ask, Seek, Knock
    Matthew 7:7-11

    • Ask, Seek, Knock - Discover Jesus promise from Matthew 7:7 by circling the capital leters in the winding list.
    • Coloring Page - Ask, and it will be given to you...
    • Find the Fish - Read Matthew 7:7-9, then find and circle the 20 fish in the picture.
    • Follow the Rope - Use a crayon to help the children match the first word of Jesus' prayer with the rest of the verse.
    • Prayer Book - Color the pictures, then put Jesus' instructions in order to create your own prayer book.

    The Golden Rule
    Matthew 7:12

    The Narrow and Wide Gates
    Matthew 7:13-14

    • Good Choices - For each scene, color the smiley face if it's a good, God-centered scene and the frowny face if it's not.
    • Jesus' Instructions - Start at the black arrow, write down every other letter, continue until you complete Jesus' message about the narrow and wide gates.
    • The Large and Small Gates - Fill in the blanks with the letter that comes between the two letters under each line to discover Jesus' message.
    • The Narrow Gate - Color all of the stones with God-like qualities to find your way to the narrow gate that leads to God's kingdom.

    Tree and Fruit
    Matthew 7:15-20

    • Color by Number - Jesus' teaching about the good tree producing good fruit
    • Good Fruit Word Search - Circle words from Jesus' teachings about the good fruit
    • The Tree and Its Fruit - Read the story of the good fruit and put the green words into the puzzle.
    • The Tree of Good Fruit - Cut out the fruits that have good qualities or actions and paste them in the tree.
    • Wolf or Sheep - Review the situations and circle the wolf if it's a poor choice and the sheep if it's a good choice.

    True Disciples
    Matthew 7:21

    Read a Story

    Sermon on the Mount
    Matthew 5-7

    Salt and Light
    Matthew 5:13-16

    Let Your Light Shine
    Matthew 5:16

    Teaching About Revenge
    Matthew 5:38-42

    Loving Our Enemies
    Matthew 5:43-48

    Alms Giving
    Matthew 6:1-4

    Pray in Secret
    Matthew 6:5-8

    The Lord's Prayer
    Matthew 6:9-15

    Fasting
    Matthew 6:16-18

    Treasure
    Matthew 6:19-21

    The Eye
    Matthew 6:22-23

    Two Masters
    Matthew 6:24

    Don't Worry
    Matthew 6:25-34

    Don't Judge Others
    Matthew 7:1-6

    Ask, Seek, Knock
    Matthew 7:7-11

    The Golden Rule
    Matthew 7:12

    The Narrow and Wide Gates
    Matthew 7:13-14

    Tree and Fruit
    Matthew 7:15-20

    True Disciples
    Matthew 7:21

    Holy Land Tours

    • Magdala - Jesus' sermon on the mount and the home of Mary Magdalene