During Paul’s ministry he was often being persecuted, and on one occasion found himself being smuggled to safety in a basket. This Paul Escaped in a Basket Story Illustration will remind children that God will give us strength to do what He asks us to do.
Paul Escaped in a Basket
After Paul met Jesus on the road to Damascus and became His follower, he encouraged people to follow Christ as well.. Some opponents of Christianity wanted to kill Paul, but his new friends helped him escape in a basket they lowered down the side of the city wall. These Bible activities for children and preschoolers focus on Paul's escape from Damascus in the middle of the night.
When Paul became a Christian, he became a strong advocate for Christ. This caused him to make enemies of his old friends. When they plotted to kill him, Paul managed to escape. This craft will help children remember how the Lord delivered Paul from his enemies.
This Write the Bible Phrase worksheet calls for kids to write, “The Lord is my strength and my shield.” This is an adaptation of Psalms 28:7 and will help children remember that God is our protector.
After Paul became a Christian in Damascus, some of the people who had been Paul’s friends became his enemies and wanted to kill him. Some of Paul’s new friends—fellow Christians—helped him escape in the middle of the night. This spot-the-differences Bible activity shows what Paul’s escape in the middle of the night might have looked like.
This jigsaw puzzle depicts Paul’s escape by night from Damascus after Paul had become a believer in Jesus. It’s a fun and educational Bible activity for children and preschoolers.
This Bible activity is a maze that reminds children that Paul escaped in a basket from Damascus and from those who wanted to take his life.
Your children will greatly enjoy this word search about Paul’s escape from Damascus in the middle of the night. It’s a fun and informative Bible activity!
Unscrambling words is both challenging and fun. In this Bible activity, children also will learn about Paul’s escape from Damascus during the middle of the night. It doesn’t get more exciting than this!