Sermon illustrations: Children

Grandparents

The reason grandparents and grandchildren get along so well is that they have a common enemy!...

Disturbing the King

The story is told of a king who was in his throne room, holding a council with his advisers,...

Caring Enough to Act

A young boy, on an errand for his mother, had just bought a dozen eggs. Walking out of the store,...

Writing to Santa

One child wrote a letter to Santa which read, “Dear Santa, you did not bring me anything good last...

Creative Asking

A little boy named Brian had asked his parents repeatedly for a watch. He had asked for a watch so...

Faith to Sleep

A mother and her four-year-old daughter were preparing to retire for the night. The child was...

Idiot drivers

A young mother and her little boy were driving down the street. The little boy asked, “Mommy, why...

Hitting the Bottle

A woman was trying to get ketchup to come out of the jar. During her struggle, the phone rang...

Enjoy Your Age

In a Family Circus comic, Dolly once asked, “When will I be old enough to wish I was younger?”...

The Oldest Thing in the House

My twelve-year-old daughter asked me, “Mom, do you have a baby picture of yourself? I need it for a...

Losing Teeth

A 4-year-old was fascinated by the various appliances that some of the elderly used—canes, walkers...

They Still Had a Chance

A man stopped to watch a Little League baseball game. He asked one of the youngsters what the...

Hearing Thank You

A family went out for lunch and wanted dessert. The waiter brought pie and ice cream to a little...

What Do You Want to Be?

Ariana came with her missionary parents to visit family in the United States. During their...

Praying for a Test to Be Fixed

A fifth grade boy who had heard a sermon on persistence in prayer was praying by himself in his...

Living in Overtime

A big-time sports fan was watching a football game with his grandchildren. He had just turned...

If You Hear or Smell Anything It's Me

A little girl received a watch and perfume for her birthday. She was so excited she pestered...

The Smartest Kid in The Class

After two weeks of Pre-K, Linda Wilbanks’ 5-year-old grandson came home with a mighty big...

He Could Come Today

After church, where she had been taught about the rapture, a little girl was quizzing her mother. “...

Constantly Witnessing

At the age of five, Hannah made an insightful statement about her newfound faith. She told her...

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