CLOSE ENCOUNTERS WITH THE JESUS PEOPLE focuses on the retelling of New Testament people who knew Jesus as a boy in the hills around Nazareth, or met and followed Him as their Messiah or folks who had a Close Encounter with Christ as He healed them and talked about the Kingdom of God. Whatever level their personal relationship, real life people eagerly responded to Jesus The Man while He lived and ministered on earth.
THE LEARNING CENTER activities provide stories, games, memorization and laughter based on the Word of God. Themes include: JOHN THE BAPTIST/One Head Is Better Than None, NICODEMUS/Nick At Night, THE SAMARITAN WOMAN/ "Well, Well, Well", THE MAN BLIND FROM BIRTH/"Now I Can See", LAZARUS, MARY AND MARTHA/Bethany Friends, SIMON PETER/"Peter Who?", CROOK ON A CROSS/It Only Takes A Spark, JOSEPH OF ARIMATHEA/Secret Follower, MARY MAGDALENE/"Master!", THOMAS/Believe It Or Not.
SURPRISE SHOPPE features a variety of games and crafts that are theme related. These may be changed or adapted as desired. JESUS PEOPLE PINWHEELS, CIRCLE GAMES, JESUS PEOPLE T-SHIRTS, BLIND MAN GAMES, FRIENDSHIP, FRAMES, PETER'S FISH CRAFT PROJECT, GALES OF LAUGHTER JOKES AND GAMES, AFTERNOON AT THE MOVIES (SPECIAL EVENT!), JESUS PEOPLE PAPER WEIGHT, THE WAY OF THE CROSS CRAFT PROJECT.
CLOSENCOUNTERSINGERS: Songs about Creation are suggested from "Great Bib Praise For A Great Big God" and "All The Best Songs For Kids", 230 Songs.
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