All children are familiar with fear.
... Fear of failure
... Fear of the unknown
… Fear of the dark
... Fear of risk
... Fear of not being good enough
The list could go on and on, and on.
Fear blocks their view of God’s greatness, and draws all their attention toward the challenge they are facing.
Fear robs them of joy and peace making them feel utterly powerless.
One of the most important things you can do?
Teach children how to be brave.
We've created the 5-week Fear Busters series in response to many parents in our church telling us about anxiety and fears controlling their children's thoughts and emotions.
Each lesson includes a short Bible video and is supported by engaging, hands-on activities that give children practical tools to stomp out their fears.
We've tested this series on our kids, and have seen great things come out of it.
... Honest conversations
... Heartfelt prayers
... Confident lives
... Life-giving accountability
This series could be a great follow-up to the Easter lesson. It's also perfect as a special summer series.
You know the old adage about giving our children roots and wings?
That's the whole focus of the Fear Busters series.
Unconditional love is the roots.
Courage is the wings.
Children who have both live bigger lives.
Check out the series description for the five powerful keys to help you train children who don't live in fear.
KEY #1: Fear ends where faith begins.
// David and Goliath
KEY #2: Be brave. Take risks. Trust God.
KEY #3: When the waves come, keep your eyes on Jesus.
// Peter Walks on the Water
KEY #4: Even when we fail Him, God still loves us.
// Peter Denies Jesus
KEY #5: The Holy Spirit gives us boldness.
// Peter Defends Jesus
Each lesson includes:
High quality Bible video
Hands-on, interactive activities (enough to fill 2 hours)
Music videos to support the series