Help Children Better Understand God's Mercy.
Ask children to share four cool facts they learned about God's mercy. This worksheet features ample lined writing spaces and a corresponding image Christ approaching the Cross.
This exercise encourages discussion about the virtue of mercy and the perfections of God. The design of the sheet allows children to highlight those details or facts that they feel are most important which they may have learned from a presentation, lesson, previous discussion, textbook, or through doing online research. It can also be used as an informal quiz or a post-lesson review activity.
Sample answers might include any of the following:
God is all merciful.
God's mercy is offered in the Sacrament of Reconciliation.
Christ's death on the Cross was the ultimate outpouring of God's loving mercy for us.
God showed mercy to us, and following His example; we should offer it to each other.
Focus: Recalling factual data
Theme: Mercy, Perfections of God, Reconciliation