We just have to keep doing the right things and having a good relationship with God. God, we thank You that You are with us in our good times and our bad times. The book is also written mostly in poetic form. He had seven sons and three daughters, whom he prayed for every day, and he owned seven thousand sheep, three thousand camels, five hundred yoke of oxen and five hundred donkeys, along with many servants. Hop on one leg and rub your arms like you have sores on them and are in pain. Hop and point your fingers like you’re Satan pointing at Job. At the beginning, Job was happy because everything in life was going well for him. It is time Christians … So Satan went out from the presence of the Lord and made Job’s skin break out with painful sores all over – from the bottom of his feet to the top of his head. We have to accept both.” In all this, Job did not sin by saying that God had done something wrong to him. You have done very well to keep your faith and not curse Me, even through everything that has happened to you. Every week, thousands of churches use our Bible lessons, craft ideas, printable resources, and coloring pages to teach kids the Christian faith. Jesus preached a God who forgives your gravest sins and inequities. Let’s pay special attention to what his attitude is and how he deals with those bad things. Leg 4. Drag your feet, cry, and mope like you’re sad. Ce livre est classé parmi les Ketouvim au sein de la Bible hébraïque, et parmi les livres poétiques de l'Ancien Testament pour les chrétiens. Do you think it’s true what Satan said? He owned seven thousand sheep, three thousand camels, five hundred yoke of oxen, five hundred asses; and he had many servants, so that he was the richest man among all the peoples of the East. We can hope in the Lord no matter what! He has a good relationship with Me and he always does what is right. The house fell down on them and they are all dead, and I am the only one who has escaped to tell you!”. Ministry-To-Children.com helps you tell kids about Jesus by providing age-appropriate Bible study material and Sunday School curriculum – all 100% free online. Bounce an object while spinning their blanket, sheet, or towel. You can hurt him, but you can’t kill him.”. Leg 8. (No. No one said a word to him because they saw how very sad he was. Job served as the family priest. Includes a teaching guide and 2 games. How would you feel if all those things happened to you? He feared God so much that he made sure his children were purified following the feasts in case, in their revelry, they sinned against God. “Tales from the Miracle Book” New Dramatic Bible Storytelling Video Series (Free Resource), Children’s Sermon: The One and Only God – The First Commandment, Faithfulness Bible Lesson (Fruit of the Spirit), Bible Lesson: Thankfulness of Biblical Heroes in the Old Testament, Pentecost Children’s Sermon (Acts 2:1-21) Object Lesson, Bible Lesson: Repairing the Wall (Nehemiah 3-4), Serving as Jesus Did (John 13:3-17) Sunday School Lesson for Kids, Back to School (Sunday School Lesson) Armor of God, “Back to School ” Children’s Sermon (Jesus, the Sin Eraser), “Back to School” Object Lessons (School Supplies Backpack). A long time ago, in the city of Uz, there lived a man named Job. He is punishing you for your sin.”, Was God punishing Job? You can add more complicated challenges if your group is doing well. Would you think it was all God’s fault that those bad things were happening to you? Help us to stay faithful and keep our hope in you, like Job did. Summarize the story of Job with the following Bible story, asking the included questions as you read. In the Qur'an, Job (Arabic: أيّوب, romanized: Ayyūb) is considered a prophet in Islam. Flap your arms like they’re angel wings. Bounce more than one object for 30 seconds without dropping any of them. Leg 1. Job replied, “You are talking like a foolish person. Good things happen to everyone and bad things happen to everyone. What would you do? Summarize the story of Job with the following Bible story, asking the included questions as you read. He did not preach a God who makes the innocent suffer hell on this earth to keep Satan in good humour. Leg 7. Leg 5. He had seven sons and three daughters. The Lord gave and the Lord has taken away. Sometimes, things are going well for us, and, sometimes, they’re not. No, Job was doing the right thing because he believed in God and wanted to make God happy. Would you get angry at God about it? It sounds like Job is pretty lucky, doesn’t it? 430 Oak St. Sellersburg, IN 47172, © 2020 Ministry-To-Children.com | Read our. Even so, the Lord never told him about why he was suffering. We believe that children and parents benefit from a strong Christian education program in the church. Hurt his body and he will surely curse You to Your face.”, The Lord said to Satan, “Very well, then, he is in your hands. When Job’s three friends, Eliphaz the Temanite, Bildad the Shuhite and Zophar the Naamathite, heard about all the troubles that had come upon Job, they set out from their homes and came and sat on the ground with him for seven days and seven nights. That’s why we never charge for our curriculum or even ask for donations. The setting for the story itself is ancient, making no reference to the priesthood or temple sacrifices. And the Lord said to Satan, “Satan, where have you been and what have you been doing?”, Satan answered, “I have been traveling back and forth all over the earth.”, Then the Lord said to Satan, “Have you seen My servant, Job?