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Biblical person: John (apostle)

Creative activities and ideas based on the biblical figure of John (apostle)

John, also known as the Apostle John or John the Evangelist, was one of Jesus' twelve disciples and a close friend of Jesus. He was the son of Zebedee and the brother of James, also apostles of Jesus. John was present at many significant events in Jesus' life, including the Last Supper and his crucifixion. He is also credited with writing the Gospel of John, three letters (1 John, 2 John, and 3 John), and the Book of Revelation in the New Testament. John is known for his emphasis on Jesus' love and the importance of believers loving one another.

We have compiled a range of creative ideas and activities below that relate to this Biblical person. These resources are designed to help you teach important life lessons in an engaging and interactive way, whether you are a children's ministry leader, a Sunday school teacher, or a religious educator in a Christian primary school.

Our activities below are suitable for use in various settings such as church children's programs, children's ministry, catechism classes, children's services, Bible clubs, vacation Bible school, and Sunday school, and will help students understand the relevance of the Bible to their lives, and the importance of applying its teachings in practical ways.

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