Children's Resources

Year 1: God of Wonders

Year 2: Kings & Kingdoms

Year 3: Prophets & Promises

Lesson 14: Paul and Silas in Prison

  • Lesson
  • Discussion

In this lesson, children discover what happened when God sent an earthquake to free Paul and Silas from prison. Children learn about praying and praising God in all situations. Older children also discuss trusting God’s plan.

The Worship

Who God is: The God Who Saves Us
Unit 3 Bible Memory Verse: “Whatever is true, whatever is noble, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is admirable—if anything is excellent or praiseworthy—think about such things.” Philippians 4:8

The Word

Ages 6-7 Bible Story: Acts 16:22-34
Ages 8-9 Bible Story: Acts 16:22-34
Ages 10-12 Bible Story: Acts 16:22-34

What He has done: God freed Paul and Silas from prison and saved the jailer and his family.

The Way

Ages 6-7 Lesson Aim: For believers to praise God everywhere, every day.
Ages 8-9 Lesson Aim: For believers to praise God everywhere, every day.
Ages 10-12 Lesson Aim: To know we can praise God in every situation.