Betrayal and Arrest of Jesus

Betrayal and Arrest of Jesus

 (Bible Overview #67 of 72)

One Main Truth:  Jesus Betrayed

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1 GAME: Simon Says

Game / Bible / Life Connection:  

  1. The Game Zone Leader will be “Simon” in a game of Simon Says.
  2. Have the Players face “Simon.”
  3. Tell the Players that the commands will be given in two different ways, either beginning by saying “Simon Says” and then stating the command or simply stating the command.
  4. Explain that the Players should only follow commands that begin with “Simon Says.” If they do the wrong action or act after a command they should not follow, they are out and must sit down for the remainder of the round.
  5. The last Player standing wins.
  6. Play several rounds as time allows.
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2 BIBLE DISCOVERIES: Gospel & Truth - Mark 14:43-52

 Game / Bible / Life Connection:    






  Game / Bible / Life Connection:    

Memory Verse:   Day after day I was with you in the temple teaching, and you did not seize me. But let the Scriptures be fulfilled.”  Mark 14:49

Leader, ask God to connect to the children’s minds, the children’s hearts, and in the prayer to connect to the children’s soul.

1. Game 


2. Bible

3. Life
Jesus, help everyone know that betrayal leads to incredible guilt, strengthen me to be true to you, Lord. Please give me courage to obey and share this truth.  Amen.

4. Worship Song
Ask the children what is their favorite worship song and then sing several worship songs with hand-motions
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5. Reinforcement 
Use local resources and common objects.

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