The Bible teaches that when we pursue God, we’ll really have a purpose in life. But what does that mean for a kid? It means that we’ll serve God by being the best helpers we can be.

Key Points:

  • Jesus came to serve.
  • We should be helpers, too.
  • Jesus chose for us to live with purpose.

Memory Verse:

John 15:16 You didn’t choose me. I chose you. I appointed you to go and produce lasting fruit….


Talk About It
  1. What’s your favorite part of the video? What’s one thing you learned from it?
  2. Make a list of ways your parents help you. How do your teachers help you?
  3. Read John 13:12-17. How did Jesus serve His disciples in this passage? Do you think that was a fun thing to do?
  4. List some ways you can be helpful at home. Why is it important for you to be helpful?
  5. What do you think it means to live with purpose? Why is it important to have purpose?
  6. What happens if you don’t have purpose?
  7. Read Matthew 20:25-28. The world says the leaders get to boss people around. What did Jesus say about that? What did Jesus do instead?
  8. How will you apply this lesson to your life this week?