Theme: Worshiping God- God Calls His People.
“Is anything too hard for the Lord? I will return to you at the appointed time next year, and Sarah will have a son.”
A: She was very old and didn’t believe she could have a baby.
A: God would make Abraham the father of many nations and that Abraham’s offspring would be as many as the stars.
There are many occasions in the Bible when things seemed impossible. The story of Abraham and Sarah shows that nothing is impossible for God. He had promised Abraham that he would have so many descendants that he would be the father of many nations. But, at an old age, Abraham and Sarah still did not have any children. It seemed out of the question. But God showed his power by making the unthinkable a reality. He gave Abraham and Sarah the gift of a baby boy named Isaac.
Genesis 18:14 says, “Is anything too hard for the Lord?” There may be many times when things seem impossible in your life. You can take comfort knowing that with God, nothing is impossible! He knows what you need, he is powerful, and he loves you!
To read the full story about how Abraham and Sarah and their special visitors, see Genesis 18: 1-15. Want to dig deeper and learn more about how nothing is impossible with God? Check out Matthew 19:26, Jeremiah 32:17, and Jeremiah 32:27.
Nothing is impossible with God! What is your “Mission Possible”? God can help you do some big things or change something that needs to be changed! Make a list of some changes that you need to make or some things you need to do. These things might seem hard or even impossible. But with prayer and God’s help with your actions, it can be done. Share your list with an adult and ask them what some of his or her “Mission Possible” items are. Together, pray and ask for God’s help with these things.