Purpose: To help our children to understand the lasting consequences sin
can bring about.
Bible Verses: 2nd Samuel 12:1-18; 1st Corinthians 10:13; Romans 6:23
In 2nd Samuel 12 who comes and speaks to David? Describe the story that
Nathan spoke to David? How was David described after hearing this story?
Who was Nathan talking about in his story? What sin had David committed?
List the consequences David had to endure throughout the remainder of his
life because of his sin.
List a possible consequence from becoming involved in the following sinful
Read 1st Corinthians 10:13—How can we avoid the painful consequences
that sin inevitably brings about? What promises does God make us in this
verse to help us resist all the temptations we have discussed in this book?
Read Romans 6:23—What is the ultimate consequence for sin? What
unbelievable gift has God given us to allow us to escape our death sentence?
Family Challenge: Everyone makes mistakes. It is important that we learn
from our mistakes and from the mistakes of others. Share with your family
one thing you have learned from a previous mistake.
Family Bible Goals: Take time to work on your Family Bible Goals! (p. 17)