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Miracles of Jesus

Activity Objective:
The young people will identify messages associated with the miracles performed by Jesus.
Lesson Outcome:
The young people should be able to explain how Jesus heals through the Anointing of the Sick.
Materials
  • Bibles
  • Index cards
  • Pencils
Directions:
  • Review some of Jesus' miracles found in the Gospels. Talk about the message that Jesus communicates in each story. For example: John 6:20 (It is I. Do not be afraid.); Matthew 9:2 (Courage, child. Your sins are forgiven.)
  • Have the young people use their Bibles to find other miracles of Jesus. Instruct them to choose one and to write the message from the story on an index card.
  • Have the young people exchange index cards with one another and tell which miracle they chose.
  • Ask the young people to memorize their own quotation and the one they received.
Learning Styles:
People Smart,Word Smart
Approximate Time:
20  minutes
Hints:
Distribute to each young person two index cards—one for his or her own message and one to copy the other person's message.