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:
This month is all about humility – putting others first by giving up what you think you deserve. If we’re REALLY honest, we can all fall into the “I deserve that” trap. Maybe what you feel you deserve is recognition. Or happiness. Or wealth, success or prosperity. But humility is the OPPOSITE. Humility means giving up what I deserve in order to serve others. It’s about putting other FIRST. Let’s challenge our kids to think beyond what they want so they can see the needs of the people around them and [Bottom Line] put others first.