Learning 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18 with Your Children
We are all the way to the 18th verse in our series to learn one bible verse for each letter of the alphabet. The Bible verse for “R” is 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18: “Rejoice always, pray continually, give thanks in all circumstances; for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus.”
Print Reminders of 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18
Print off 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18 from my resource library then hang it up during the week. Either keep it hung up by the bed where you practice each evening or print out multiple to keep the verse a friendly reminder!
Meaning of 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18
Explaining the meaning of the verse to your child can enhance their memorization as discussed a few weeks ago.
Depending on your current life’s circumstances, this could be a difficult verse to explain. 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18 is explaining that because we ultimately believe God is control of all things, we should rejoice always.
Learn 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18 through song
Here’s a fun and upbeat, kid-friendly version of this week’s bible verse. At 2 minutes and 44 seconds, it’s not too long to fit all of this into a nightly routine, if you choose to do so. That’s how my kids were able to learn these 26 Bible verses in 26 weeks.
Next up we tackle letter S!
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