Sunday mornings are like game day for children’s ministry. Just like any good coach, gather your team of volunteers for a pre-game pep talk. Answer any questions about the curriculum and ask for prayer requests. Then read the following devotion to kick the morning off:
It’s easy to see why the early believers were skeptical of Paul. But Barnabas was able to convince those early church leaders that Paul could be trusted. With your group today, talk about the value of getting to know someone before you pass judgment or write him off. The story of Jesus should change the way we see others. As we grow in our relationship with Jesus, we should begin to see others the way he does – from the inside out.