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 Wrote About Love
Through his letters, the apostle John encouraged the people in the church to love one another as Jesus had loved His followers. These Bible activities are about John's letters and what he said about love when he wrote them. They will help children learn about John's letters and Jesus' command to love one another.
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.
Use this word scramble to help your children learn some of the elements in the Bible story about John’s writing about love. God used John in a special way, and we can be glad He did, because from John’s writings, we learn some wonderful and important truths about love and about God! Sharpen your pencils!
How skilled are you in finding the differences between these two pictures of John writing down God’s message? How skilled are your children? Find out! You’ll have a great time together as you do this Bible activity!
Let your children play this match game! They’ll have fun, even as they turn over tiles that show various elements in John’s surroundings as he wrote the Book of Revelation while exiled on the Island of Patmos.
Let your children work this jigsaw puzzle, then remind them of the importance of the message it presents. God is love!
Use this color by number activity to remind children of the contribution the apostle John made when he wrote letters to Christians in his day. God used him in a great way!