DEVOTIONAL READING: Isaiah 11:1–9 BACKGROUND SCRIPTURE: Luke 18:15–17; Mark 10:13–16
15 And they brought unto him also infants, that he would touch them: but when his disciples saw it, they rebuked them. 16 But Jesus called them unto him, and said, Suffer little children to come unto me, and forbid them not: for of such is the kingdom of God. 17 Verily I say unto you, Whosoever shall not receive the kingdom of God as a little child shall in no wise enter therein.
16 And he took them up in his arms, put his hands upon them, and blessed them.
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Verily I say unto you, Whosoever shall not receive the kingdom of God as a little child shall in no wise enter therein.
THE GIFT OF FAITH
Unit 3: Fullness of Faith LESSONS 9–13
After participating in this lesson, each learner will be able to:
1. Retell the story of Jesus’ blessing the children.
2. Explain why Jesus used children a…