Monthly Archives: June 2015

Teaching Ideas for June 28

Bible Story: “Deborah and Barak” (Judges 4) Babies Our Bible story for this week is about making choices. Babies have lots of choices—they hear music in the room, see toys on the mat, and watch your face as they hear you talk to them. You will notice they want to be near you. Babies learn how to play with a particular toy because of the way you offer it to them. Use language as you show them something new. Include … Continue reading

June 24, 2015

Good morning, Father. As Brentwood Baptist Church celebrates a homecoming of all of its missionaries this Sunday, help me weave the importance of their work into conversations I may have with the children and their parents. My prayer would be, “Lord, please help the girls and boys  develop a desire to see Your glory declared among the nations, Your wonderful works among all peoples.” (Psalm 96:3) In the power of Jesus’ name, Amen. Janet Waters, Preschool Sunday School Teacher/Prayer Room … Continue reading

Teaching Ideas for June 21

Bible Story – “Joshua and Jericho” (Joshua 6:1-21)   Babies Babies begin to understand more about their world through their senses (touching, tasting, smelling, hearing, and seeing). Encouraging babies to try new things will enhance their learning. Try placing a toy under a small blanket. Direct a child’s attention to the blanket and gently lift an edge of the blanket. Say, “Can you see something under the blanket?” If you need to continue lifting it until a child sees it, … Continue reading

June 17, 2015

Good morning, Father. Summer months lead to a relaxed life style and less structure. While this is important as we refuel for school in the fall, I pray that the children I encounter in preschool will show proper respect to everyone, as Your Word commands. “Show proper respect to everyone, Love the family of believers, fear God.” (1 Peter 2:17, New International Version) In the power of Jesus’ name, Amen. Janet Waters, Preschool Sunday School Teacher/Prayer Room Intercessor

June 10, 2015

Good morning, Father. May the Holy Spirit anoint this generation with Your power so they will be dynamic witnesses for Jesus Christ. Help them learn the basic truths of Your Word, bury them deep in their hearts, and come to know You as Lord and Savior. Help me instruct them in love with Your truths as we journey together through VBS and other activities provided by this church. (Read 1 Peter 3:15.) In the power of Jesus’ name, Amen. Janet … Continue reading

June 3, 2015

Good morning,  Father. As you know, it is time to prepare for VBS. Help me to manage my time to pray, plan, and prepare for those I will encounter the week of June 8-12. Father, I am counting on You to supply my needs where there is a void. It is for Your glory and by Your power that all things will be accomplished. Read Ephesians 4:15-16. In the power of Jesus’ name, Amen. Janet Waters, Preschool Sunday School Teacher/Prayer … Continue reading