Family Activities – Week 18

-Jesus called the disciples to do something different with their skills and lives. What has God asked you to do in a different way than before?

-Talk about times when you were a leader and times when you were a follower. What makes a good leader? What makes a good follower?

-Name same ways that people show they are followers of Jesus.

-Jesus called Matthew, Simon Peter, Andrew, James, and John to follow him. How do you think Jesus calls followers from different jobs and kinds of work today?

-Factoid: Fishing on Lake Galilee was done by spinning a round weighted net overhead and dropping it into shallow water. Fish would swim into the net and the fishermen would pull the nets in.

-Factoid: The Sea of Galilee supported a lively fishing industry. Nearby salting and preservation businesses made fish export possible throughout the Roman empire.

DUE TO THE WEATHER AND CONTINUED RAIN IN THE FORECAST OUTDOOR WORSHIP IS CANCELLED FOR SUNDAY, AUGUST 8 at 7PM