Object lesson - Zacchaeus: 'Zacchaeus, pure in heart'

Meaning of Zacchaeus: Pure of Heart - is this a joke?

Do you know what the name Zacchaeus means? It means 'pure' or 'pure in heart'. Is this name a joke or a promise? Discover it in this activity...

This idea is part of a complete Sunday school lesson on the Bible story of Zacchaeus in Luke 19:1-10. 

This idea 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.

Stone of impossibility creative Easter prayer idea

What do you need:

- 10 A4 pieces of paper – with one or two words of the following text written or printed on each piece of paper: Blessed are you if you are pure in heart, because then you will see God.
- string
- pegs


Hang up a piece of string long enough to peg all 11 sheets of paper on.

What do you do:

Tags: Object lessons, Holiness / Sin, Hope