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Bible story: Jacob deceives Esau and Isaac

Creative activities based on the Bible story of Jacob deceives Esau and Isaac

The story of Jacob cheating his brother and father is a cautionary tale of deception, consequences, and God's grace. In Genesis 25, we see how Jacob tricks his brother Esau out of his birthright and then deceives his father Isaac to receive his blessing.

This story provides an excellent opportunity for children to learn about honesty, consequences, and God's grace. By exploring this story, children can gain insight into how to make good choices, how to take responsibility for their actions, and how God shows grace even when we make mistakes. They can also learn about the importance of repentance and seeking forgiveness when needed.

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