Sermon illustrations: Children

The Soulwinner's Reward

General Booth told of a man leaving Australia who had been working in the gold fields, and had...

She Let God Put the Letters Together

A farmer found a little girl that was lost in his meadow. The farmer said to her, “Do not cry; I’ll...

Resuscitating a Frozen Child

On February 24, 2001, a one-year old Canadian girl named Erika wandered out of her house and spent...

Saying Grace

Celeste Sibley, a columnist for the Atlanta Constitution, took her three children to a diner for...

Don't Blow Your Light Out

A little girl got home from Sunday school, where she had been taught Matthew 5:16: “Let your light...

He Felt God Tugging on His Heart

A twelve-year-old boy was saved at a revival. Later, his friends questioned him about it. One said...

Giving Cheerfully

A mother gave her little girl a quarter and a dollar before church, “Put whichever one you want in...

Underage Drinking

By the time young people reach the 10th grade, only three in ten are non-drinkers. Results of a...

Sins of Omission

One little boy gave an interesting answer when his Sunday school teacher was talking about the...

Sharing Brownies

A little boy was in a heated argument with his sister about who was going to get the last brownie....

Giving Yourself

A young boy sat in church and watched as the offering plate was being passed. Wanting to give...

Who Crucified Christ?

Three-year-old Shawn accompanied his dad to church on Easter. The father wanted his son to...

Finding the Ten Commandments

Finding the Ten Commandments can be a challenge for many adults (Exodus 20). Imagine the looks a...

Magnets and Mothers

A teacher gave her class of second graders a lesson on the magnet and what it does. The next day in...

Ice Cream

A lady once took her children to a restaurant. Her six-year-old son asked if he could say grace. As...

What Faith Is

Three boys gave their definition of faith. One said, “Faith is taking hold of God.” The second said...

The Brick

A young and successful executive was traveling down a neighborhood street, going a bit too fast in...

Give Your Time

One ingenious teenager who was tired of reading bedtime stories to his little sister decided to...

The Best of Both Worlds

A Sunday school teacher was telling the story of the rich man and Lazarus. She said that Lazarus...

Waking Up After Church

Coffee was always served at our church after the sermon. One Sunday the pastor asked a child if he...

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