Prepare

Hi Oasis Juniors, ARRR I’m so glade you’ve joined us today! This month we are pretending to be pirates on board Captain Buckleboots pirate ship where we will make some great discoveries about Jesus
& the Bible!  Do you want to join us too? Get your pirate hat and telescope ready along with a snack
and sit back and enjoy!

1. Praise Party

Help your child engage. Worship to the music with your mouth and body. Have fun and enjoy Jesus together!

3. Say together

Need to Know:

The Bible Says (hold out hands like book)
Jesus
(point up)
Helps Me!
(reach out palms up, & pull thumbs to chest)

Remember Verse:

“When you look for me
(unroll pretend map)
with all your heart, (pat
heart)
you will find me.” (point
toward heaven)
Jeremiah 29:13

4. Pray

Dear Jesus, thank you for all the ways you help me! Help me remember them every day. Thank you for my snack. I love you! Amen!

5. Play

1. DISCUSSION QUESTIONS

While your having fun with the activities, here are some discussion questions to talk to your kids about today:

1.Who did Jairus ask for help? (Jesus)
2.Did Jesus help Jairus? (Yes) What did Jesus do to help Jairus? (Made his daughter wake up and feel better)
3.Do you think Jesus wants to help you and me like He helped Jairus? (Yes!) Yes!

SAY: This story is in the Bible so that we will know Jesus wants to help you and me! We’ve made a discovery! The Bible Says Jesus Helps Me! Do this with me:
The Bible Says (hold out hands like book)
Jesus (point up)
Helps Me! (reach out palms up, & pull thumbs to chest))

ACTIVITIES

  1. Colouring sheet – Jesus Helps Me!
  2. Application Activity -“Jesus Helps Me Carabiner”
    1. Place Crayons in center of group.
    2. Give each child: One of each Jesus Helps Cards (4 total), One Carabiner – tell kids pirates use these to hang the sails & we’re going to use them to remember how Jesus helps us!
    3. Starting with the LAST picture on the Leader Carabiner, show each picture
    one at a time as you read the instructions on the back. Help the kids follow
    the instructions.
  3. Memory Verse  – PRACTICE the Remember Verse if time & attention spans allow.
  4. Craft – Pirate face, see craft instruction sheet attached

6. Tag us

On Facebook and Instagram Next Generation Oasis kids so we can share with others!