When Jesus entered Jerusalem on the Sunday prior to His crucifixion, He was honored with songs and palm branches. This story illustration will help children understand that Jesus is the Messiah, the Son of God, and is worthy of our worship.
Jesus' Triumphal Entry into Jerusalem
Just a few days before Jesus was crucified, He and His disciples approached Jerusalem. Jesus rode a donkey into the city as the people, including children, waved palm branches and shouted "Hosanna!" This joyful welcome is the focus of these Bible activities for kids.
When Jesus entered into Jerusalem on the Sunday prior to His crucifixion, He was greeted by the people honoring Him with palm branches. This super simple craft will help children remember the special way the people honored Jesus with palm fronds.
This free, printable color page, based on John 12:12-15, will help children learn that we should honor Jesus in our lives. It can be used in a homeschool setting, one-on-one, or in a classroom setting like Sunday School.
This Bible activity for preschoolers is an eight-piece jigsaw puzzle showing the people of Jerusalem welcoming Jesus into the city with shouts as they waved palm branches in His honor.
This Bible activity for preschoolers is a matching game highlighting the event we celebrate every year on Palm Sunday—Jesus’ triumphal entry into Jerusalem.
This connect-the-dots Bible activity for children is a fun and engaging art project designed to highlight Jesus’ triumphal entry into Jerusalem. It will help your children remember what happened on that first Palm Sunday.
This Bible activity for children is a word tiles exercise that reinforces the shout of welcome that the people gave to Jesus as He rode into Jerusalem on a donkey.
This is a wonderful Palm Sunday Bible activity for older children—a word search puzzle that includes a hidden message. Can your children find all ten hidden words—and the hidden message as well? Sharpen your pencils! Answers are provided.