Bible story: The rich man and Lazarus
Creative activities based on the Bible story of The rich man and Lazarus
The Parable of the Rich Man and Lazarus in Luke 16:19-31 is a story told by Jesus about a rich man who lives a life of luxury and a poor man named Lazarus who sits outside his gate, covered in sores. When they both die, Lazarus goes to heaven while the rich man is tormented in hell. The rich man begs for Lazarus to be sent back to warn his brothers, but Abraham tells him they have Moses and the prophets and should listen to them.
This parable teaches us about the dangers of greed and selfishness, and the importance of caring for those in need. It also highlights the consequences of our actions and the importance of repentance and listening to God's teachings.
We've gathered a collection of creative ideas and activities inspired by the Parable of the Rich Man and Lazarus. 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 caring for others and living a life of compassion and repentance.