May 01, 2014 Family Activity

Theme: Justice Seeking

Read over the May 2014’s Parent Article. Practice Check-in circles, Check-up circles and Check-out circles. Read Luke 10:25-37. The Parable of the Good Samaritan


  • Check-in circles Topic could include: Prayer requests can be made. Quiet time for prayer can be made Popcorn prayers can be said Who was the first person you saw when you woke up this morning? What colour do you feel like today? If joy were a food, what would it be? What was the best part of your morning?
  • Check-up circles Topics could include: What’s one thing that is surprising you? One thing you now understand? What’s the hardest thing for you right now? I’m wondering … I realize … I need to know … I appreciate how [family member] … I can’t concentrate because … I am interested because … One thing I am doing well is … Now I’m ready to … One thing I will do to make the decision happen …
  • Check-out circles Topics could include: I am glad that … I learned that … I will never forget … Thanks to _____ for …. I am still confused by … A question I am leaving with … Something we could do next is … For tomorrow I will … How has God blessed you in this day?

    Micah 6:8

    What does the Lord require of you? To act justly and to love mercy and to walk humbly with your God.
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