Objective: Martha paid attention to what was important. Jesus is the most important part of our life.
Proverbs 19:20 - Listen to advice and accept instruction, that you may gain wisdom in the future.
If you’re happy and you know it clap your hands (clap, clap) (Repeat 2x)
If you’re happy and you know it then your life will really show it
If you’re happy and you know it clap your hands (clap, clap)
…stomp your feet…
…do all three…
Free Coloring Sheets for Immediate Family Use: Martha
What's More Important Reprinted by Permission
Explain to the child that you are going to say two different things and he is to choose which one is more important.
•“What’s more important, playing with the dog or feeding him?”
•“What’s more important, getting what you want or making your mommy smile?”
•“What’s more important, eating ice cream or eating a good dinner?”
To end the game say, “But what’s the most important thing of all?” Jesus!
Daily Choices Adapted from Unknown Source
Discuss choices that we face every day:
Food to eat: cookie vs fruit, potato chip vs carrot stick
Words we say: loving vs mean, praise vs hurt
Activities: pick up toys or leave them out, come when Mommy says come or ignore her request
Available in the New Testament Curriculum
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