The Parable of the Good Samaritan teaches children a vital lesson in kindness and generosity. This story illustration will help kids remember the importance of helping those who are having a hard time whether they are like us or not.
The Good Samaritan
Jesus' parable of the good Samaritan was full of surprises and important lessons for people of every age. Jesus taught this story to help break down racial barriers and attitudes that people had against people of other races. These Bible activities highlight this well known parable from Jesus' ministry and are great for use at home, in Sunday School, or in a Christian school setting.
The story of the good Samaritan demonstrates that friendship is defined by love and compassion, not race. This handprint craft will encourage children to think of ways they can lend a helping hand to their neighbors.
By working a crossword puzzle, children learn key themes in Jesus’ parable of the good Samaritan.
By finding the ten words in this word search activity, children learn key concepts in the parable of the good Samaritan.
By unscrambling words and a phrase about the parable of the good Samaritan, children learn key themes in Jesus’ parable.
Spotting the differences between two pictures of the good Samaritan, children learn the importance of showing kindness.
By working a jigsaw puzzle showing the good Samaritan helping a wounded Jew, children learn how to be a neighbor.