His Name Shall Be…
Read: Isaiah 9:2-7
Special verse: For to us a child is born, to us a son is given; and the government shall be upon his shoulder, and his name shall be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace. – Isaiah 9:6
Discuss: God’s people lived in darkness, but God promised Isaiah that a great light would come into the world as a baby. Yesterday we read that this baby would one day be known as the Lamb of God. But that baby would also become a great king! Read Jesus’ names in Isaiah 9:6 again. Does He sound like He would be a good king? What does it mean to have Jesus reign in your heart?
Week 1 Craft: See instructions on how to make a colorful votive holder here. We recommend using a battery operated tea light for younger kids.