children's ministry - short term memories

AWANA started the spring semester last night, with 37 clubbers and bunches of leaders eager to learn God's word. I am so proud of all clubbers and their willingness to learn and grow in their faith, as well as just come and have a fun time. We started our 'Donation Battle' for Helping Haiti earthquake victims, and our total for last night was over $30.00. I am pretty proud of that, considering that we just started it last night, and most of the clubbers are just finding change around the house or cleaning out their piggy banks. I am excited to see what the next three weeks holds for this. Lesson - In Children's Church we talked about Jesus being tempted in the wilderness. We focused on all of the different temptations that we as kids (if only I was a kid again) face on a daily basis. Some of them ranged from stealing and lying, to arguing and listening to our parents. We had groups act out different temptation skits...