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Bible story: Moses strikes the rock in anger for the second time

Creative activities based on the Bible story of Moses strikes the rock in anger for the second time

The Bible story of Moses striking the rock is found in Numbers chapter 20. The Israelites were once again in need of water, and Moses was instructed by God to speak to a rock to provide the water. However, Moses became angry with the Israelites and struck the rock twice with his staff, rather than speaking to it as God had commanded. As a result, God punished Moses by not allowing him to enter the promised land.

This story teaches us about the importance of obedience to God's commands, and the consequences of disobedience. It also reminds us that even great leaders can make mistakes, but God's grace and mercy are available to those who seek His forgiveness.

On this page you will find creative ideas, resources and activities relating to the Bible story of Moses striking the rock in anger, which you can use in your Bible lessons, kidmin, kid’s ministry, elementary school or homeschooling.