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The story of Ezra the scribe shows us that God can use anyone to make a difference.

Key Points:

  • God used a king named Cyrus to bring his people back. Ezra 1:1-3
  • The people started building a brand new temple. Ezra 3:8
  • God used a scribe name Ezra to be a leader. Ezra 7:1-7
  • God can use anyone to make a difference.

Memory Verse:

Ezra 7:27 Praise the Lord, the God of our ancestors, who made the king want to beautify the Temple of the Lord in Jerusalem!

Talk About It
  1. What’s your favorite part of the video? What’s one thing you learned from it?
  2. What do you want to be when you grow up and why?
  3. Who was Cyrus and how did God use him?
  4. Why was the temple important to the Jewish people?
  5. Read Jeremiah 29:11. Who has great plans for our lives? What do you hope God has planned for you?
  6. How will you apply this lesson to your life this week?

This is part of the Bible Storyline series.