Instructions to parents or leaders:
- Gather kids together either at table or on the floor and tell them you are going to have a question/answer time.
- Tell them you are going to ask this question, (give question) and they need to answer with this answer (give answer). “I say (question) and you say (answer)
- Make it fun. Do the question and answer at least three times in a row right then.
- Next read to them the Scripture references that prove the question and answer are right
- Review all past question/answers before you ask the new ones
Question: Who made you?
Read: Psalm 100:3; Genesis 1:27
Question: What else did God make?
Answer: God made all things.
Read Acts 17:25; Colossians 1:16; Psalm 33:6-7
Question: Why did God make you and all things?
Answer: For His own glory.
Read Acts 17:26-27; Revelation 4:11; Psalm 19:1; Isaiah 43:7
Question: How can you glorify God?
Answer: By loving Him and doing what He commands.
Read; John 14:15, John 6:29; Matthew 5:16
Question: Why should you glorify God?
Answer: Because He made me and takes care of me.
Read: Psalm 23; Psalm 139:13-16
Question: Are there more gods than one?
Answer: There is only one God.
Read: Deuteronomy 6:4; Isaiah 44:6; Isaiah 45:5; Ephesians 4:5-6
Question: In how many persons does God exist?
Answer: In three persons.
Read: Genesis 1:26; Isaiah 6:8; John 14:23-26
Question: What are the three persons of God?
Answer: The Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit.
Read: Matthew 28:19
Question: What is God?
Answer: God is a spirit, and has not a body like men.
Read: John 4:24
(This might bring a question about Jesus having a body. If it does share John 1:1-14 with them, and share how this truth makes what Jesus did so very special!)
Question: Where is God?
Answer: God is everywhere.
Read: Psalm 139:7-12
Question: Can you see God?
Answer: No; I cannot see God, but He always sees me.
Read: Hebrews 4:13; Jeremiah 16:17; Proverbs 15:3
Question: Does God know all things?
Answer: Yes; nothing can be hid from God.
Read: John 16:30; John 21:17; Daniel 2:22
Question: Can God do all things?
Answer: Yes; God can do all His holy will.
Read: Job 42:2; Matthew 19:26; Jeremiah 32:17
Question: Where do you learn how to love and obey God?
Answer: In the Bible alone.
Read: Deuteronomy 6:4-9; 2 Timothy 3:16; 1 John 5:3
Question: Who wrote the Bible?
Answer: Chosen men who wrote by the inspiration of the Holy Spirit.
Read: John 20:31-31; John 21:24; 2 Peter 1:21; Hebrews 1:1
Question: Who were our first parents?
Answer: Adam and Eve.
Read: Genesis 3:20, Malachi 2:10, Act 17:26
Question: Of what were our first parents made?
Answer: God made the body of Adam out of the ground, and formed Eve from the body of Adam.
Read: Genesis 2:7 (just the first part of verse- rest will be covered next week), Genesis 2:15-24
Question: What did God give Adam and Eve besides bodies?
Answer: He gave them souls that could never die.
Read: Genesis 2:7, 1 Corinthians 15:45, Daniel 12:2
Question: In what condition did God make Adam and Eve?
Answer: He made them in His image and blessed them.
Read: Genesis 1:26-28
Questions: What is a covenant?
Answer: An agreement between two or more persons.
Read: Genesis 6:17-19, Genesis 9:9-17
Question: What covenant did God make with Adam?
Answer: The covenant of works.
Read: Genesis 2:15-17
Question: Did Adam keep the covenant of works?
Answer: No, he sinned against God.
Read: Genesis 3:6, Romans 5:12
Question: What is sin?
Answer: Sin is anything we say, think, or do that is against God’s word.
Read: Genesis 3:6, Romans 14:22-23, James 1:14-15, 1 John 2:16
Question: What was the sin of our first parents?
Answer: They listened to and believed the serpent instead of God.
Read: Genesis 3:1-6, Romans 1:25
Question: Who tempted them to this sin?
Answer: The devil tempted Eve and she gave the fruit to Adam
Read: 2 Corinthians 11:3, 1 Thessalonians 3:5
Question: Did God leave all mankind to perish in sin?
Answer: No, God sent a redeemer
Read: Isaiah 54:8, Isaiah 59:20
Question: Who is the Redeemer that God sent?
Answer: Jesus is our Redeemer
Read: Psalm 34:22, Colossians 2:13-14
Question: How did Jesus become our Redeemer?
Answer: He left heaven and became a man without sin
Read: John 1:14, Philippians 2:6-7, Hebrews 2:14, Hebrews 7:25-26
Question: How did Jesus redeem us?
Answer: He paid our sin debt
Read: Romans 6:23
Question: How did Jesus pay our sin debt?
Answer: He died on the cross for our sin.
Read: 2 Corinthians 5:21, 1 Peter 1:18-18
Question: How do we receive this redemption (our freedom from sin)?
Answer: Believe on the Lord Jesus Christ
Read: John 1:12, Acts 16:30-31, Romans 10:9
Question: Why would God send His Son to redeem us?
Answer: He loves us
Read: John 3:16, 1 John 4:9-10
Question: What is included in this redemption?
Answer: Forgiveness of our sins and a new covenant with God
Read: Colossians 1:13-14, Luke 22:19-20, Hebrews 9:11-15
Question: How do we know that we have sin?
Answer: God gave us the Ten Commandments to show us
Read: Romans 3:19-20
Question: Where do we find God’s Ten Commandments?
Answer: God’s Ten Commandments can be found in the Old Testament
Read: Exodus 20:1-17, Deuteronomy 5:6-21
Question: What is the first commandment?
Answer: You shall have no other gods before Me
Read: Exodus 20:3, Deuteronomy 10:17, Isaiah 42:8
Question: What is the second commandment?
Answer: You shall not make for yourself an idol
Read: Exodus 20:4, Isaiah 44:9-20, Romans 1:25
Question: What is the third commandment?
Answer: You shall not take the name of the Lord in vain
Read: Exodus 20:7, Leviticus 22:32, Psalm 145:21, Acts 4:12
Question: What is the fourth commandment?
Answer: Remember the Sabbath day and keep it holy
Read: Exodus 20:8, Matthew 12:8, Hebrews 4:9-10
Question: What is the fifth commandment?
Answer: Honor your father and your mother
Read: Exodus 20:12, Proverbs 6:20, Ephesians 6:1-3, Colossians 3:20
Question: What is the sixth commandment?
Answer: You shall not murder
Read: Exodus 20:13, Matthew 5:21-22
Question: What is the seventh commandment?
Answer: You shall not commit adultery
Read: Exodus 20:14, Matthew 5:27-30
Question: What is the eighth commandment?
Answer: You shall not steal
Read: Exodus 20:15, John 10:10, Matthew 6:19-21
Question: What is the ninth commandment?
Answer: You shall not bear false witness
Read: Exodus 20:16, John 8:44, 1 John 2:3-6, 1 John 3:22
Question: What is the tenth commandment?
Answer: You shall not covet
Read: Exodus 20:17, Philippians 4:11-12, James 4:1-3
Question: Can anyone keep these Ten Commandments perfectly?
Answer: No, only Jesus could keep them perfectly
Read: Psalm 14:2-3, Romans 3:23, 2 Corinthians 5:21, 1 Peter 2:21-22
Question: Did Jesus come to do away with the Ten Commandments?
Answer: No Jesus came to fulfill the Law and the Prophets
Read: Matthew 5:17-19, 1 Peter 1:24-25
Question: How does Jesus fulfill the Law and the Prophets?
Answer: He took on flesh, lived and suffered without sin, died, and rose again.
Read: Luke 24:44-53, Hebrews 2:14-18
Question: Where is Jesus today?
Answer: In heaven with the Father, praying for us, waiting to return
Read: Acts 1:6-11, Hebrews 4:14, 1 John 2:1
Question: When will Jesus return?
Answer: We do not know the exact time, but Jesus gave us signs.
Read: Mark 13:32:36, 1 Thessalonians 4:14-17
Question: What will happen when Jesus returns?
Answer: He will judge the world
Read: Acts 10:42, Acts 17:31, Romans 2:16, Revelation 19:11
Question: If we believe in Jesus what must we do until He returns
Answer: Love Him, obey Him, love others and tell them about Him
Read: John 14:23-24, John 15:12, Matthew 28:19-20, 1 John 2:28-3:3