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.
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."