Race for Riches
Focus & Other Objectives:
God is talented! Since we are made in His image, we should humbly acknowledge ways in which we are talented.
Galileo and Isaac Watts helped to develop the beginning of modern science.
Explorations and Discussions: Talent Search
NEEDED: A transparency or large piece of paper for I'll Believe It When I See It (to be used at the end of Bible class as an introduction to Galileo and Copernicus)
Read Psalms 93 as a voice choir, dividing up the parts between groups or girls and boys, etc.
Groups: (2-3 minutes) Try to list as many of God's talents as you can think of.
As humans, we also have talents and abilities.
Summarize: (Encourage students to remember that they are made in God's image. It is a "put down" to God when we downgrade ourselves.)