Read Luke 2:26-30 out loud with your family.
Ask the following question and discuss the answer together as a family.
Q: Have you ever had to use clues to find an answer?
Parent Note: Even before he was born, people knew that Jesus was coming. We can read aboutJesus in the prophecies of the OldTestament, which promised the world that a Savior was coming.
Read the following prayer out loud. Have your kids repeat after you:
Dear Lord, thank You for Your perfect plans.
You made a way for Your people to be saved, even before we knew we needed it.
Please help me to grow in wisdom and live like Jesus.
We ask these things in Jesus’ name, Amen.