Bible story: The Good Samaritan
Creative activities based on the Bible story of The Good Samaritan
The Parable of the Good Samaritan is a well-known story told by Jesus in Luke 10:25-37. It is about a man who was beaten and left for dead on the side of the road. Several religious leaders pass by him without helping, but a Samaritan, who was despised by the Jews, stops to help him and care for him.
This parable teaches us about the importance of showing compassion and mercy to those in need, regardless of their social status, ethnicity, or religion. It challenges us to go beyond our comfort zones and prejudices to help others, and to love our neighbors as ourselves.
We have gathered a collection of creative ideas and activities inspired by the Parable of the Good Samaritan. These resources are designed to help you share this powerful and thought-provoking story in an engaging and interactive way.
They are suitable for use in various settings such as church children's programs, catechism classes, children's services, Bible clubs, vacation Bible school, and Sunday school, and will help students understand the importance of showing compassion and mercy to others.