August 24 Recap & Devotional


BIBLE STORY: JESUS TEMPTED

BIBLE PASSAGE: MATTHEW 4

MEMORY VERSE OF THE DAY:
“I have hidden your word in my heart so that I won’t sin against you.” - PSALM 119:10

CHRIST CONNECTION:
Jesus relied on God’s Word when he was being tempted.

BOTTOM LINE:
God gives us power to turn away from sin.

TABLE TALK:
What does it mean to be “tempted?”
Can you think of a time you were tempted to sin? What happened?
Read today’s memory verse together. What does it mean to “hide words” in your heart? How can you depend on Jesus when you are tempted to sin?

FAMILY PRAYER:
Read the following prayer out loud. Have your kids repeat after you:

Dear God, thank you for saving me
You are loving and forgiving
Please help me to turn away from sin when I am tempted In Jesus’ name, amen

THIS MONTH’S FRUIT OF THE SPIRIT: FAITHFULNESS
“Faith is being sure of what we hope for. It is being certain of what we do not see.” - HEBREWS 11:1
As a family, go through the following questions...
What is “faithfulness”?
Is God faithful?
How can we see faithfulness in today’s bible story?