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Bible story: The commissioning of the disciples

Creative activities based on the Bible story of The commissioning of the disciples

In Matthew 10:1-42, Jesus calls his twelve disciples and gives them the authority to drive out evil spirits and to heal every disease and sickness. He instructs them to go to the lost sheep of Israel and to proclaim the coming of the kingdom of heaven. They are also warned that they will face persecution and rejection, but are encouraged to persevere and trust in God's protection.

This passage highlights the importance of spreading the gospel message and the power of faith and healing. It also emphasizes the role of discipleship and the need for persistence in the face of opposition.

We have compiled a range of creative ideas and activities below that relate to this Bible story. These resources are designed to help you share this important message in an engaging and interactive way, whether you are a children's ministry leader, a Sunday school teacher, or a religious educator in a Christian primary school.

Our activities below are suitable for use in various settings such as church children's programs, children's ministry, catechism classes, children's services, Bible clubs, vacation Bible school, and Sunday school, and will help students understand the relevance of the Bible to their lives, and the importance of applying its teachings in practical ways.