The Shepherds Told About Jesus

According to Luke 2:8-20, the night of Jesus’ birth, there were humble shepherds in the fields nearby Bethlehem. A host of angels appeared to these shepherds and told them of the Messiah’s birth. Excited, they went quickly to find the baby Jesus. Jesus would be a King, but not the kind of king people were expecting. If you're preparing a lesson on the shepherd's visit to baby Jesus, you may find the free, printable activities listed below to be helpful.

Shepherds Told About Jesus Coded Words

It was just another night in the fields for the shepherds we read about in Luke chapter 2, until the angels appeared and told them the Messiah had come as a baby and was nearby in Bethlehem. Like many Jews at that time, the shepherds were waiting for the Messiah and hoping He would come…

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Shepherds Praised God for Jesus Large Jigsaw Puzzle

In Luke 2, we find the story of Jesus’ birth and the amazing circumstances surrounding it. Luke’s story tells about nearby shepherds who were among the first to learn about Jesus’ humble birth. These shepherds played an important role in this story, as they were the first ones to worship the new Messiah and then…

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The Shepherds’ Story Video Overview

This video provides a brief overview of the highlights of what we call The Shepherds’ Story found in Luke 2:8-20. Simply click on the image below to view the video that is just over 3 minutes and 40 seconds. All of the videos related to the Christmas story are on the site as well as other related…

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Shepherds Told About Jesus Parents Connect Page

Every lesson from God’s Unfolding Story for Older Preschoolers includes a Parents Connect page to help parents or guardians reinforce the lesson at home during the week following the lesson. This is the Shepherds Told About Jesus Parents Connect Page (NT04L4PC). Click on the Get Activity button below to view and/or download the lesson PDF.

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Shepherds Told About Jesus Teaching Picture

Every lesson from God’s Unfolding Story for Older Preschoolers includes a full-color teaching picture for use in teaching the lesson. This is the teaching picture for Shepherds Told About Jesus (NT04L4TP). Click on the Get Activity button below to view and/or download the lesson PDF.

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Shepherds Told About Jesus Hour B Lesson Plan

Every lesson from God’s Unfolding Story for Older Preschoolers includes two lesson plans (Hour A and Hour B). This is the Hour B lesson plan for Shepherds Told About Jesus (NT04L4HB). It includes the Hour B lesson plan and the needed reproducibles for that plan. Click on the Get Activity button below to view and/or download…

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Shepherds Told About Jesus Hour A Lesson Plan

Every lesson from God’s Unfolding Story for Older Preschoolers includes two lesson plans (Hour A and Hour B). This is the Hour A lesson plan for Shepherds Told About Jesus (NT04L4HA). It includes the Hour A lesson plan and the needed reproducibles for that plan. Click on the Get Activity button below to view and/or download…

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The Shepherds’ Story Hour B Lesson Plan

Every lesson from God’s Unfolding Story for Older Preschoolers includes two lesson plans (Hour A and Hour B). This is the Hour B lesson plan for The Shepherds’ Story (OT04L4HB). It includes the Hour B lesson plan and the needed reproducibles for that plan. Click on the Get Activity button below to view and/or download the…

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The Shepherds’ Story Hour A Lesson Plan

Every lesson from God’s Unfolding Story for Older Preschoolers includes two lesson plans (Hour A and Hour B). This is the Hour A lesson plan for The Shepherds’ Story (OT04L4HA). It includes the Hour A lesson plan and the needed reproducibles for that plan. Click on the Get Activity button below to view and/or download the…

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