Some of the most important passages written on love were written by the Apostle John. John is often referred to as the “Beloved Disciple.” This story illustration can help children remember this important Bible author and understand what he said about love.
John, the Apostle
John, the Apostle, was also known as the beloved disciple or the disciple Jesus loved. He is an example of someone who lived with a simple, but deep love for Jesus. He encouraged all believers to love Jesus and love one another. Below you'll find Kids' Bible lesson activities about John, the apostle, disciple, and friend of Jesus.
The Apostle John has the unique distinction of being the one Bible author to have seen heaven before he died. This John Wrote About Heaven Story Illustration will help kids remember this important Bible author and the amazing message he had to share.
John was referred to as the “Beloved Disciple” because of his close relationship with Jesus. This John Was a Friend of Jesus Story Illustration will help kids remember that it is a wonderful thing to be close to Jesus and encourage them to love Jesus in the same way.
The Apostle John wrote to churches and encouraged them to love each other as well as others because they had been the recipients of God’s love. This hanging mobile craft will help remind children that God first loved us and we should, therefore, love others.
This mural craft is based on the writings of the Apostle John when he wrote about heaven in places like Revelation 21:1-4, 12-14, 18-25; 22:1-6, 20 and will help remind children that Heaven is a real place Jesus is preparing for His people.
This frame craft, based on John 13:15 and the fact that John was considered a friend of Jesus, will help children remember the importance of being a good friend and showing love to our friends. It will also create a great gift for kids to give to friends.
This Write the Bible Phrase worksheet calls for kids to write, “A friend loves at all times.” This is an adaptation of Proverbs 17:17 and will help encourage children to think about the importance of being a good friend.
This Write the Bible Phrase worksheet calls for kids to write “Do those things that are pleasing to God.” This is an adaptation of 1 John 3:22 and will help encourage children to think about how our actions might please God or hurt God.
This printable bookmark, based on John 20:31, can provide a simple reminder to children of the fact that Jesus is the Messiah, the Son of God. They can be used in a homeschool setting, one-on-one, or in a classroom setting like Sunday School.
This printable word search activity, based on John 20:31, can provide a reminder to children of the fact that Jesus is the Messiah, the Son of God. It can be used in a homeschool setting, one-on-one, or in a classroom setting like Sunday School.