This fun handprint craft, based on the story of Jesus healing the ten lepers found in Luke 17:11-19, will help children remember the importance of thanking God for answered prayers. Let the kids have fun creating hand prints with painted hands!
Jesus Healed 10 Lepers
In Luke 17:11-19, 10 men asked Jesus to heal them. He told them to go show themselves to the priest as the Old Testament directed, and on their way, they were healed. They all were pleased, but just one man returned to give Jesus thanks—and this man was a Samaritan. The lesson activities below highlight this important event in Jesus' ministry.
This Story Illustration shows one leper coming back to thank Jesus for his miracle while the other nine go away. It can be used with children in a homeschool setting, one-on-one, or with kids in a classroom setting like Sunday School.
This free, printable sermon picture, based on Luke 17:11-19, can help kids imagine the one grateful leper that returned to thank Jesus. It can be used in a homeschool setting, one-on-one, or in a classroom setting like Sunday School.
This free, printable children’s sermon, based on Luke 17:11-19, will help children understand the value of a grateful spirit. It can be used in a homeschool setting, one-on-one, or in a classroom setting like Sunday School.
Looking for differences between two pictures of a healed leper returning to Jesus to thank Him helps children learn the importance of gratitude.
Playing a match game depecting elements of the story of Jesus’ healing the 10 healed lepers helps children see the need to express thanks to God.
Finding the right path in a maze about the 10 lepers Jesus healed gives children a fun activity to do while learning about the importance of gratitude.
Working a jigsaw puzzle showing a grateful healed man thanking Jesus helps children understand the need to express thanks to God.