This begins our series on the Book of Acts. Acts is full of excitement and adventure as the risen King Jesus continues to work out his mission through his followers on earth.
Mission of The Risen King Jesus - Kids Talk Video (Acts Series Talk 1) - God’s plan from the very beginning of time is that Jesus would be the Risen King. And now, as the Risen King, Jesus commands his followers to tell people about him. This mission will be a dangerous one and many people will try to stop it. But we will see that the mission of the Risen King Jesus cannot be stopped!
The Risen King Jesus Changes People - Kids’ Talk Video (Acts Series Talk 5) - Saul, who later became Paul, tried everything he could to stop Jesus’ mission. Until he met the Risen King Jesus! In this Kids’ Talk, Bubbles the puppet interviews Saul himself to find out how he went from being a leader of those against Jesus’ mission to becoming one of the key leaders in the unstoppable mission of the Risen King Jesus.
The Message of The Mission: Repent and Accept Jesus as King - (Acts Series Talk 9) - Acts 15 - What does it mean to be a real Christian? Do you have to be a certain type of person? Do you have to do certain things? That’s what some people were saying in Acts chapter 15. But NO! This video assures us that the only way to be made right with God is by repenting and accepting Jesus as our King. This is what being a real Christian is all about. And it’s for anyone!
Sharing Jesus Around the World: Mayhews in Ethiopia - As we encourage you and your family to look for ways of sharing Jesus with friends and family in your local neighbourhood, this week's "sharing Jesus around the world" introduces us to a family who are doing that far from their home in Australia. In this episode Scruff and I (Matt) speak with Wayne and his three children Caleb, Evie and Ben (he's so cute!) about their life in the country of Ethiopia.
Jesus and the Stinky Fisherman- From a fisher of fish to a fisher of men! Meet Simon Peter, a not so smart, not very good at his job, smelly fisherman. After a long night fishing without catching any fish, Simon Peter meets Jesus and his life is changed forever! Jesus calls Simon Peter to follow him and tell people about him because Jesus wants everyone to know him, trust him and be part of his Kingdom forever.
Jesus and Kids- Are kids important to Jesus? The Bible says yes! This week’s Kids’ Talk video brings to life the story of Mark 10:13-16 to show that Jesus wants kids to come to him, trust him and be part of his Kingdom forever.
Jesus and the Lost Man - Luke 19:10 - In this week’s kids’ talk video, we meet a man who was a thief, a cheat, a liar and no one liked him. He truly was lost. But ANYONE can be found by Jesus! Jesus came to save people so they could become friends with God!
Jesus and the Bad Guy - Luke 23 - Hands up if you’ve ever done the wrong thing? What does God think about people who do the wrong thing? In this week’s Kids’ Talk video, we find out that whether people have done only a few bad things or lots and lots of bad things, all people can be accepted by God because of Jesus.
I am the Way, the Truth and the Life - John 14:6 - Jesus teaches that he is the WAY to know God, he teaches us the TRUTH about God, and he teaches he is the only one who can give people LIFE forever with God. Sing and dance along with the Quiz Worx team to these wonderful words of Jesus who is the Way, the Truth and the Life!
Storing up Treasures - Matthew 6:19-21 - Be careful what you treasure! We are reminded by Jesus’ words that nothing in this world is safe! Our toys, clothes and other stuff may get lost or stolen or will just eventually go away. So instead of storing up treasure on earth, Jesus wants his followers to store up treasure in heaven that WILL last forever.
Loving your Enemies - Matthew 5:43-48 - Love… your enemies? It is easy to love your friends, but Jesus teaches that living God’s way means loving even those who are hard to love. It even means loving your enemies. Find out more about why Jesus wants his followers to love all people, even their enemies, in this week’s video about how to live God’s way.
Jesus and the Widow's Son - Luke 7:11-17 - This quick-draw video tells the story of Jesus raising the widow's son from Luke 7:11-17. Jesus cares for people who are hurting and Jesus has great power - even over death!
Keeping your word - Matthew 5:33-37 - What does JESUS say about keeping your word? In this week’s Kids’ Talk video, we see that Jesus is serious about his followers doing what they say they are going to do. ‘Living God’s Way’ means telling the truth ALL the time and keeping our word.
Not Worrying - Matthew 6:25-34 - What makes you feel worried? In this week’s Kids’ Talk video, we see that Jesus tells his followers NOT to worry about anything. God knows what we need, and he will provide. So instead of worrying, Jesus wants us to trust God. That’s how people can live God’s Way.
Being Humble - Matthew 6:1-4 - Jesus wants his followers to do good things… in secret! In this week’s Kids' Talk video, we see that Jesus wants his followers to love and help others; not to get praise from people, but because God loves and helps us. God is so kind to us and living God’s way means being humble in the way we show kindness and love to others, not showing off.
Broken Friendships - In this kid’s talk video ‘Broken Friendships’, Jordan and Rosie look at what happened in Genesis when Adam and Eve disobeyed God, went their own way, and broke their perfect friendship with God.
Restored Friendships - God’s love can never be undone! The Bible tells us that God loves people so much, he sent Jesus to bring God’s friendship to everyone who trusts him. This is wonderful news! In this Kids’ Talk video, we will see what Jesus did to make a way for people’s friendship with God to be restored.
Perfect Friendships - The Bible tells us that Jesus has made a way for people’s friendship with God to be restored. But there is still more! This Kids’ Talk video reveals what the Bible says awaits everyone who puts their trust in Jesus. It’s more incredible than you could ever imagine!
Jonah (part 2) - God’s 'Grace', 'Kindness' and 'Love' are available to ALL who repent and trust in Jesus.
How Should We Live NOW? The Bible promises that one day there will be no more pain and suffering because Jesus is going to come back and bring a perfect, fixed up world. But he hasn’t done that yet! So how should followers of Jesus live NOW?
Peter said to them, "Each one of you must turn away from his sins and be baptized in the name of Jesus Christ, so that your sins will be forgiven ;and you will receive God's gift, the Holy Spirit."