Because Jesus was the promised Messiah of the Old Testament, His birth was prophesied hundreds of years before It actually happened. This story illustration will help kids remember that Jesus was, and is, the Messiah.
Sunday School Zone has invested in high quality, professionally-created Bible illustrations that help Bible stories come alive. We utilize these illustrations along with the free Bible activities on the site and in God's Unfolding Story curriculum. In each case we have created a "Story Illustration" or teaching picture that contains the Bible illustration and story title. A list of the Story Illustrations is below. They are exclusive to the site and the curriculum. You can use these in teaching or as part of a children's sermon. Please do not use these illustrations beyond their intended purpose or for commercial purposes.
When Mary learned that she would become the mother of Jesus, her world was turned upside down. This Mary the Mother of Jesus Story Illustration will help kids learn that we should gladly accept the roles God has for us.
Joseph played a very special role in the life of Jesus. This Angel Spoke to Joseph Story Illustration will help kids remember how Joseph welcomed Jesus into his life and how we should do the same and serve as God leads us to do.
Angels told the shepherds about the Messiah’s birth. The shepherds then found and worshiped Jesus. This Shepherds Told About Jesus Story Illustration will help kids learn that we should also worship Jesus and tell others about Him.
When Moses’ mother attempted to protect Moses from the Pharaoh, God put his protection about him. This God Protected Baby Moses Story Illustration will help kids learn that God protects us in order to accomplish His purposes.
God called Moses to do a very special job. God has an important task for each of us. This God Called Moses Story Illustration will help kids learn that God may not speak to us in a burning bush, but He still has something for each of us to do.
When God called Abraham to a new land it took a lot of faith for Abraham and Sarah to pack up and move. This God Called Abraham Story Illustration will help kids remember that we can trust God to lead us wherever He wants us to go.
As Abraham and Lot prospered it became necessary for them to go separate ways. Abraham offered Lot the best land first showing that Abraham had a spirit of sharing. This story illustration will help kids remember the importance of sharing and being generous.
God promised Abraham that he and Sarah would have a son. It took faith for Abraham to believe this promise because he and Sarah were very old. This story illustration will help kids remember what God did and that we can believe all the promises of God.
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.