OBJECTIVE: To read and discuss what God says about being thankful.
Feasting on the Word:
1 Thessalonians 5:18
What did the Law of Moses command lepers to do? (Leviticus 13:45-46)
How would you have felt if you had leprosy and had to live as an outcast?
How many lepers came to Jesus? What did they want?
Jesus told the lepers to go and show themselves to the priest. What
happened as they went on their way?
How many of the men remembered to say thank you? What did Jesus say
to the man who came back? (verses 17-19)
Under what circumstances should we give thanks to God? Read
1 Thessalonians 5:18.
Read Luke 9:16. What did Jesus always do before eating a meal? Does
your family remember to thank God before each meal?
Many times when we pray, we are asking for things. What should we
remember to do when God answers our prayers? How do you tell God
thank you? Discuss Philippians 4:6.
Count your blessings. Have each family member tell 5 things they are