Our God Is Powerful
“The voice of the LORD is over the waters; the God of glory
thunders; the LORD is over many waters. The voice of the LORD is
powerful; the voice of the LORD is full of majesty.”
WHAT YOU WILL NEED:
Chairs (one for each child), a tape/CD player and music tape/CD.
Two balloons (blow up before class).
A sheet of construction paper for each child in various colors,
scissors, markers, tape or glue stick, and yarn.
Use this game to introduce and demonstrate how that God is on His
throne always. This is played just like a regular game of musical
chairs. You will need chairs (one for each child), a tape/CD player
and music tape/CD. Line up two rows of chairs back to back. The
number of chairs should be equal to the number of children. Play
the music and have the children stand up and move in a clockwise
direction. Take one chair out then stop the music. Everyone then
should scramble to a chair. The one left without a chair is out.
Continue play until there is a winner.
Explain to the children that God is always on His throne. He never
moves from it. We are going to see that in our lesson today. God is
powerful and He is our king! Let’s get ready to learn more about
Has there ever been a time in your life when you wondered if God
was really there with you? Maybe when you are sad or when
something bad has happened! Perhaps because you have never
seen God face to face it is hard to believe that He is right where you
are all of the time!
Remember back when David was hiding from King Saul in the
wilderness? There were probably a lot of times that he felt alone
and afraid. He probably even questioned if God was really there for
him. As we read the Psalms, we discover that David learned to give
thanks and praise to God in every situation because he knew that
God was a powerful God and He is omnipresent. Wow! That is a big
word! Omnipresent is just a fancy word that means that God i