Sunday School

Sunday Funday School

Esperanza’s Funday Sunday School is now online. Lessons are designed for family members to share. Here is where you will find materials to help your children grow  in faith.

Classes will resume in person when the current COVID-19 health emergency abates.

Following are weekly Sunday Funday School lessons that parents can use the read the Bible and discuss faith with their children.

For more information and help learning how to use these materials effectively, contact Deacon Connie Rose-Kamprath, Children’s Ministry Coordinator at [email protected].

 

 

 

Bible Story: The Empty Tomb

All Ages

April 25, 2021

All four gospels have the story of Jesus’s resurrection. Each gospel writer found the tomb empty.  The tomb was not a place for the living! So Jesus was not there… he was alive. Download April 25, 2021

 

 

Bible Story: The Empty Tomb

All Ages

April 18, 2021

The Tomb was Empty!  Jesus had fulfilled his promise, he rose from the dead! Download April 18, 2021

 

Bible Story: Easter

All Ages

April 11, 2021

Our Easter season lessons are filled with activities and delicious food lessons to share with your child. In this season of hope and new life may you share with your child God’s gift of new life in Christ. Jesus shared with his disciples and the people who followed him that he was to die and in three days rise from the dead. Download April 11, 2021

 

Bible Story: The Lord’s Prayer

All Ages

March 21, 2021

The Lord’s Prayer shows what is important in a prayer. Not only does this prayer ask God for help, but it also reminds us that we are to honor God. This prayer is a good balance of thanking and honoring God,  and asking God to provide us what we need. Download March 21, 2021

 

Bible Story: The Lord’s Prayer

All Ages

March 14, 2021

In the Lord’s prayer there are many words that we do not use or understand today in 2021. Lord’s prayer words and definitions are defined in Luther’s small Catechism.  Enclosed in your packet is the Small Catechism pages:15-22. This will give you insight and understanding of the Lord’s Prayer. Download March 14, 2021

 

 

 

Bible Story: The Lord’s Prayer

All Ages

March 7, 2021

Jesus taught the disciples many things about God and how God wanted them to live.  People everywhere came to hear Jesus teach about God’s kingdom. Download March 7, 2021

Bible Story: The Lord’s Prayer

All Ages

February 21, 2021

People were amazed by Jesus, he was a great storyteller. Love, respect and care for others…this is living upon the rock our God…a firm foundation. Download February 21, 2021

 

 

Bible Story: The House Built on a Rock

All Ages

February 14, 2021

Jesus loved to teach stories about God.  He wanted to share and show how to live a life of God. This story is about building a house on sand and building a house on rock. This parable/story is about building our lives on following Jesus and believing in  God.  Trust God and you we will be on solid ground. Jesus says if you listen to me, you are building your life on the sturdy rock of God. If you listen to others, you are building your life on ideas that are like the sand that will just blow away. People were amazed by Jesus and his wisdom.  He was a great teacher and peoples’ hearts were changed. Download February 14, 2021

 

 

Bible Story: The House Built on a Rock

All Ages

February 7, 2021

Jesus tells stories called parables.  Jesus wanted everyone to know that God is our rock! Download The House on a Rock February 7

 

 

 

Bible Story: The House Built on a Rock

All Ages

January 31, 2021

This story encourages followers of Jesus to build their lives on a firm foundation, upon God! Download The House on a Rock January 31

 

 

Bible Story: Simeon, Anna and the Christ Child

All Ages

January 24, 2021

Jesus and his family come to the temple, and Simeon and Anna meet the Messiah! Download Epiphany No. 4 January 24, 2021

 

Bible Story: Simeon and Anna at the Temple waiting for the Messiah

January 17, 2021

God fulfills his promise to Simon that he would see the Messiah before he died. Download Epiphany No. 3 January 17, 2021

 

 

Bible Story: The Wise Men Search for a King

January 10, 2021

The Wisemen followed a Star to find God’s promise of Baby that would be the Savior of the world. The King of Kings. Download Epiphany No. 2 January 10, 2021

 

 

 

Bible Story: The Shepherds Hear the News of the Messiah

January 3, 2021

The angels tell the shepherds to hurry to Bethlehem to see the newborn Jesus! Download  Epiphany No 1 January 3, 2021

 

Bible Story: Jesus is Born in Bethlehem – Part Four

December 20, 20320

Mary and Joseph arrive in Bethlehem to find that the best they can do for a place to sleep is a stable. Download December 20, 2020

 

 

Bible Story: Mary and Elizabeth Talk About Their Babies – Part Three

December 13, 2020

Mary visits her cousin Elizabeth who is going to have a baby too. She will be John the Baptist mother. Download December 13, 2020

 

 

Bible Story: Angel Gabriel Came to Tell Mary – Part Two

December 6, 2020

God sent a message to Mary! She was chosen to be God’s mom! Download December 6, 2020 – Advent No. 2

 

Bible Story: Angel Gabriel Came to Tell Mary – Part One

November 29, 2020

The Angel of the Lord came down to tell Mary she will have a child and his name will be Jesus. Download November 29 – Advent No. 1

 

Bible Story: Four Friends – Part Three

November 20, 2020

Friends help each other! Download November 22, 2020 – Lesson Three

 

 

Bible Story: Four Friends – Part Two

November 13, 2020

The four friends in our story had to be creative to find a way to bring their friend to Jesus for healing. Download November 15, 2010 – Lesson Two

 

 

Bible Story: Four Friends – Part One

November 6, 2020

Brave and good friends help their paralyzed friend. Download November 6, 2020

 

 

Bible Story: Jesus Feeds the 5,000 – Part Four

October 30, 2020

Jesus wants us to share food and take care of everyone. Download October 30, 2020 Lesson 8

 

 

Bible Story: Jesus Feeds the 5,000 – Part Three

October 23, 2020

We continue studying the story of the feeding of the 5,000. Download October 23, 2020 – Lesson 7

 

 

Bible Story: Jesus Feeds the 5,000 – Part Two

October 18, 2020

The story about feeding the 5,000 is amazing! Download October 17, Lesson Six

 

 

Bible Story: Jesus Feeds the 5,000 – Part One

October 11, 2020

Jesus performed a miracle, feeding all 5000 people and had leftovers too! Download October 11, Lesson 5

 

 

Bible Story: Jesus Calms the Storm – Part Four

October 4, 2020

When we ask Jesus to help when we are afraid. Jesus opens his arms and calms us. Download October 4, Lesson Four

 

 

Bible Story: Jesus Calms the Storm – Part Three

September 27, 2020

The disciples were fishermen. We are going to practice our fishing in a storm, as we
master the facts of our story. Download September 27, Lesson Three

 

 

Bible Story: Jesus Calms the Storm – Part Two

September 20, 2020

Today in our story, the disciples were saved from the storm. Download September 20, Lesson Two

 

 

Bible Story: Jesus Calms the Storm – Part One

September 13, 2020

God protects us from the storms of our lives. Download September 13, Lesson One