Here are some highlights and context of the time when Jesus calmed the storm:
This miracle demonstrates 2 truths about Jesus:
Have you ever been on a boat out in water? Where was it? Was it raining or thundering when you were on the boat?
Today, we're going to learn about a time when Jesus and his disciples were on a boat in the Sea of Galilee and a furious storm popped up! How do you think the disciples felt?
If you have access to one, teach from a canoe or row-boat (something you can fit into your classroom).
Read story from a Children's storybook Bible for younger children.
For older children, read the story from an age-appropriate Children's storybook Bible or read directly from the Bible.
Scripture for Kids to Read Aloud Mark 4:35-41
First, ask the children if they have any questions about the story. What to do if you don't know the answer?