2022 Kid’s Lesson Calendar

52-Week Series and Event Roadmap for Children's Leaders

January 2

Lean On me

1 Week
This stand-alone message guides us into starting the new year right with twenty-one days of fasting and prayer. The message will focus on the biblical importance of these spiritual disciplines.
January 9 - January 30

Deep Breath: The Power of the Gospel

4 Weeks
Many people want a fresh start at the beginning of the year. This series explains the gospel’s power to bring us hope, renewed strength, and contentment, even in difficult times.
February 6 - February 27

Our House

4 Weeks
This four-week series for children explores four congregational values that should define our relationships with those inside and outside the church.
March 6 - April 10

Anticipate: A Children’s Lent Series

6 Weeks
This series for children explores the season of Lent, beginning with Ash Wednesday and continuing through six Sundays.
April 17

Eternal Hope

1 Week
This stand-alone message for Easter Sunday focuses on the hymn of Christ’s supremacy over all creation, found in Colossians 1.
April 24 - May 22

Fail Forward

5 Weeks
This five-week series explores how Christians can “fail forward” in life and how we can learn and grow from our mess-ups.
May 29

Guest Speaker

1 Week
Use this bundle to announce a guest speaker in your Kid's Ministry services.
June 5 - June 26

Spending Time With God

4 Weeks
This four-week series explores how Christians can use spiritual disciplines on their own terms. By understanding the biblical purposes of Bible study, prayer, and giving we can mature as believers and serve God, not because of what we get out of it but because we love him.
July 3

Guest Speaker

1 Week
Use this bundle to announce a guest speaker in your Kid's Ministry services.
July 10 - July 31

Summer Stories

4 Weeks
This four-week series explores the lives of four people who had profound, life-changing encounters with Jesus. We will connect their stories to people we know in our own congregations and other modern-day individuals who have had similar experiences.
August 7 - August 28

Yes, You

4 Weeks
This four-week series for children explores the lives of a few unlikely people whom God used to do amazing things. Through the stories of David, Rahab, John Mark, and Gideon, we will see that God uses the small, the outsider, those behind the scenes, and the timid to do amazing things in the world.
September 4 - October 2

The Words Of Jesus

5 Weeks
In this five-week children’s series we will look at the ways people misunderstood the things Jesus was doing. Often, people thought that Jesus was doing something wrong and pointed it out; but he always had an explanation.
October 9 - October 30

Learning From The Prophets

4 Weeks
Each week in this series, we’ll examine one passage from one of the Minor Prophets that helps us understand what that prophet was talking about.
November 6 - November 20

Content In Christ

3 Weeks
This three-week children’s series looks at Philippians 4 to learn how generosity and contentment work together and to understand that, because of Jesus, we can be content no matter what is happening in our lives.
November 27 - December 18

The Coming King

4 Weeks
Throughout the Bible, births often herald great hope and expectations and are the result of great faith in God. Many births are a foreshadowing of the greatest birth of all, the birth of Jesus Christ.
December 25

Christmas Sunday

1 Week
Jesus Christ has been born! He is the fulfillment of the promises of God to his children and the world. Simeon’s prophecy about Jesus shows us how Jesus came to bring light into our darkness.

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