The First Sunday of Advent

Welcome to the celebration of the First Sunday of Advent, this Sunday, December 3. What an exciting time of year! This Sunday we focus on getting ready to enter the mystery of Christmas. It’s perfect timing then for us to focus on the prophets’ message that something big was about to happen in Bethlehem. The [...]

November 27th, 2017|0 Comments

Jonah, The Backward Prophet

Welcome to Jonah, The Backward Prophet, the Godly Play story scheduled for this Sunday, November 26. You can find the script in the orange Volume 2, The Complete Guide to Godly Play, 14 Presentations for Fall book on p.107-113. This story fits within the larger story of the Exile and the Return that we shared last Sunday. I’m [...]

November 22nd, 2017|0 Comments

The Exile and Return

Hi Godly Play Teachers! Welcome to the Exile and Return, the Godly Play story scheduled for this Sunday, November 19. Last week we shared the story of the ark and the temple, and talked about meeting God in a special place and honoring him with certain routines that both honored God and helped remind the [...]

November 13th, 2017|0 Comments

The Ark and the Temple

Welcome to the Ark and the Temple, the Godly Play story scheduled for this Sunday, November 12.  For a girl who could spend days moving furniture and little people around a dollhouse, I simply adore this lesson! I also love it because it explores the idea of God’s abiding presence and helps us question exactly [...]

November 6th, 2017|0 Comments

The Story of the Psalms

Welcome to The Psalms, the Godly Play story scheduled for this Sunday, November 5, based on the book of Psalms. If you’re teaching at FBG, I’ve emailed you the story script, which includes the first part of the David story from last week, found in the pink Enrichment Presentations for Fall, p.81. If you are [...]

October 31st, 2017|0 Comments

The Story of David

Welcome to the story of King David, the Godly Play story scheduled for this Sunday, October 29, based on 1 Samuel 16-31, 2 Samuel and 1Kings 1-2. You can find the script for the story in the pink Enrichment Presentations for Fall book, p.78-85. This week’s story is another one (like Ruth and Samuel) that fits nicely [...]

October 23rd, 2017|0 Comments