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Bible story: David and Jonathon´s friendship

Creative activities based on the Bible story of David and Jonathon´s friendship

In 1 Samuel chapter 20, we find the story of the deep friendship between David and Jonathan, the son of King Saul. Despite his father's jealousy and attempts to harm David, Jonathan remained a loyal friend to David and helped him escape. The two friends made a covenant to always look out for each other and to remain loyal to their friendship. This story teaches us the importance of true friendship and the trust and loyalty that comes with it. It also reminds us that God can bring unlikely people together and use them for His purposes, just like He did with David and Jonathan.

On this page you will find creative ideas, resources and activities relating to the Bible story of David and Jonathon, which you can use in your children’s ministry, kid’s church, children’s and youth work or Christian primary school.