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.
Genesis 12 Activities
The activities listed below are related to events, stories, or people found in Genesis 12.
This simple compass craft will help children learn about Abraham’s faith and obedience to God’s call and remind kids that God is our guide no matter where we may be. God has things He wants to do with all people, but He desires that we trust Him.
The story of Abraham following God is a wonderful example of faith even when you do not completely understand. This word search activity will help children remember that they can have faith like Abraham.
This Write the Bible Phrase Worksheet calls for kids to write, “Abraham obeyed God.” This is an adaptation of Genesis 12:4 and will help children remember that we all must obey God.
This printable coloring page, based on Genesis 12:1ff, will help children understand that God provides the needed direction when He calls us to do something or go somewhere. It can be used in a homeschool setting, one-on-one, or in a classroom setting like Sunday School.
What is one of the lessons we can learn from Abraham’s life of faith? We also can obey God! This important principle is highlighted in this word tiles exercise.
Let your kids have a chance to spot the differences that exist between these two pictures showing Abraham’s move away from his homeland to the place God would show him.
As your kids play this match game based on Abraham’s journey away from his homeland, you can talk with them about how hard it was for Abraham to do what he did, and about how much faith Abraham had. Also, you’ll be able to tell them that God proved Himself faithful!
This is a wonderful jigsaw puzzle featuring Abraham and Sarah traveling to the land God promised Abraham. Working it is fun, but it also is educational and informative. Give your kids a chance to work this wonderful puzzle!