CLOSE ENCOUNTERS WITH THE BOOK invites CEKids into a Book Shop where information about the Bible is readily available. Everyone memorizes a small portion of Psalm 119 just like Jewish children--who learn the entire Psalm!
THE LEARNING CENTER themes include: IN THE BEGINNING WAS THE SCROLL, GOD'S WORD IS A LAMP, MY BIBLE/MY MAP, THE NEVER ENDING STORY, DRAW SWORDS, GOOD NEWS COMIN', ACT IT OUT, BIBLE PICTURES, SEND THE LIGHT, COVER TO COVER BIBLE TIPS.
THE SURPRISE SHOPPE features BIBLE THEATER! CEKids experience stories from God's Word by being placed in the center of the story. Skits include: THE BABY WHO COULDN'T SWIM, THE QUEEN WHO WOULDN'T DIE, TALKING WITH KING DAVID, DANIEL THE LION HEARTED, THE NICODEMUS ZONE, KEEP THE FAITH, MARY AND MARY...QUITE CONTRARY, KNOCK-KNOCK-WHO'S THERE, JOHN THE REVELATOR, HANNAH AND MARY--MOMSENSE.
CLOSENCOUNTERSINGERS: Praise and Worship choruses from SING A SONG OF SCRIPTURE, PICK A PACK OF PRAISE and THE ULTIMATE PRAISE SONG BOOK are suggested.