Happy Mother’s Day! This week’s SojournKids Bible lesson was “Jacob’s Lie” (Genesis 27). Use the questions below to review it with your kids. You can also review the weekly North Star Catechism (below) and monthly SWORD Bible Memory (back).
READ Genesis 27 or Story 17 in the Gospel Story Bible
ASK: What does it mean to tell a lie?We tell a lie when we do not tell the truth.
ASK: What did Jacob do to deceive his father?He pretended to be his brother Esau by dressing up like him. What did Jacob get from his father? The special blessing intended for the oldest son.
ASK: Are you ever tempted to lie? How?
ASK: Does God ever lie? No. He is the God of truth (John 16:3).
Check out the daily devotionals that correspond with this week’s lesson in Long Story Short by Marty Machowski, week 17. This week’s North Star catechism question is…
29. Why does God tell us, "You shall not covet"?So we will be content with what we have.
Philippians 4:11I am not saying this because I am in need, for I have learned to be content whatever the circumstances.