Object lesson - Jesus on the cross: ‘Using a torch to explain the meaning of the cross’

A simple but effective object lesson to explain the meaning of the cross

How do we explain to children the mystery of what happened on the cross? You’ll get quite a long way with these two torches and their batteries.

This idea is part of a complete Sunday school lesson on the Easter Bible story in Luke 23:26-56. 

This object lesoon will help the children in your Sunday school lesson, youth ministry, Bible lesson, VBS, kidmin, children’s church or children’s ministry to reflect on this powerful Bible passage.

Batteries that are full and empty explain the meaning of the cross Easter idea for Sunday school lesson childrens ministry VBS kidmin youth ministry and childrens church

What do you need:

- a battery tester
- some new and used batteries
- two torches

What do you do:

Tags: Object lessons, Easter , Light / Darkness, Good Friday