Focus on the Sunday Gospel for the 4th Sunday in Lent.
Use this Weekly Liturgy Lesson - 4th Sunday in Lent - Laetare Sunday unit study to help children understand God's love for humanity. The inspiration for this lesson is the Gospel of St. John 3:14-21.
God really, really loves us is the theme of this lesson. In His discourse with Nicodemus, Jesus answers the Jewish leader's questions and says that we may only enter the kingdom of God when we are born of water and Spirit. Christ goes on to explain that God wants everyone who believes in the Son of man to have eternal life with Him in Heaven. Everlasting life is possible because of God’s great love for humanity.
This fun unit study is suited for a CCD or Religious Education class. It may also be used for Sunday School programs or as homeschool materials.
This unit study includes:
-Student and Teacher Cover Sheets
-Student Lesson Worksheets
-Inclusive Teacher Guide
-God Really, Really Loves Us Poster
-Four Lesson Terms Word Wall Pieces
-John 3:16 Coloring Sheet
-John 3:16 Trace & Color Sheet Set
-Write About It Notebooking Sheet
-God Really, Really Loves Us Coloring Sheet
-Four Cool Facts About Laetare Sunday Activity Sheet
-How I Know God Loves Me Get the Gospel Trading Card
-God Loves Me Wristband
-Find It In Scripture Game
-Order the Scripture Quote for John 3:16 Game
-4th Sunday in Lent, Jesus Speaks to Nicodemus Mini-Book
This Weekly Liturgy Lesson - 4th Sunday in Lent - Laetare Sunday provides opportunities for Scripture reading, class or small group discussion, writing, drawing, and coloring.
Teachers should use the materials and activities to fit the needs or abilities of students or to meet the allotted class schedule.
Age: Gr. 2-5
Week: 4th Sunday in Lent - Laetare Sunday (Cycle B)
Focus: Jesus Speaks with Nicodemus
Theme: God really, really loves us.
Gospel: John 3:14-21
CCC: 214, 218-227, 516, 545, 1213-1284, 1825