Bible story: The prodigal son
Creative activities based on the Bible story of The prodigal son
The Parable of the Prodigal Son in Luke 15:11-32 tells the story of a son who demands his share of his inheritance from his father and then wastes it on a life of extravagance. When he realizes his mistake and returns home, his father welcomes him with open arms and celebrates his return. The older brother, who remained faithful to their father, is jealous and angry at the father's response.
This parable teaches us about the power of forgiveness and the unconditional love of God. It also challenges us to examine our own attitudes towards those who have strayed from the path and to cultivate a spirit of compassion and grace.
We've gathered a collection of creative ideas and activities inspired by the Parable of the Prodigal Son. 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 forgiveness and unconditional love.