Welcome to this week’s KidCity Online Experience!  Check out all the resources you’ll need to have a great KidCity experience right where you are! The teaching video, conversation guides, worship songs, and activities for the week are all right here.

  • Online Experience Video for you and your student to watch together
  • Discussion Questions for you & your student
  • Pre-Teen Guide for your student to go a little deeper on his/her own
  • Salvation Conversation Guide for one of the most important conversations you’ll ever have

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Online Experience Video

Access this week’s video – CLICK HERE*

*The new video for the upcoming week will be loaded by Wednesday of each week.

For parents

Special Needs Ministry Modified Elementary Curriculum:


Monthly Virtue:Faith—Trusting in what you can’t see because of what you can see.

Memory Verse: God’s grace has saved you because of your faith in Christ. Your salvation doesn’t come from anything you do. It is God’s gift. Ephesians 2:8 (NIrV)

Week 1: July 2- no services

Week 2: July 9

Bible Story: Salvation Is Here (Salvation Is God’s Gift) • Ephesians 2:8-9

Key Question: How do you feel when you get a gift? 

Bottom Line: Jesus is a gift for everyone. 

Basic Truth: I am loved by God no matter what so I can be a part of God’s family forever. 

Askthe following questions and lead the group to discuss:    

    • Have you ever been offered a gift that you turned down? 
    • How do you feel when you get a gift? 
    • Is it difficult to accept that there’s nothing we can do to earn the gift of Jesus? Why or why not? 
    • What is grace, and what does it have to do with faith in Jesus? 

Week 3: July 16

Bible Story: The Perfect Storm (Paul Shipwrecked) • Acts 27:1–28:10

Key Question: What helps you remember that God is with you? 

Bottom Line: When bad things happen, God is with you. 

Basic Truth: I am loved by God no matter what so I can trust God to guide me. 

Askthe following questionsand lead the group to discuss: 

  • Is there anyone in your life who you admire for their faith in God? If so, how do they keep their faith strong? 
  • What helps you remember God is with you? 
  • How do you typically respond when difficult things happen to you? 
  • When you have faith in God, do bad things happen less? Why or why not? 
  • How can our group here at church be a reminder that God is with you? 

Week 4: July 23

Bible Story: The Other Side (Heaven) • Revelation 21:3-5a

Key Question: What do you think Heaven will be like? 

Bottom Line: God will make everything right in the end. 

Basic Truth: I am loved by God no matter what so I can belong in God’s family forever. 

Askthe following questions and lead the group to discuss:    

  • What do you think heaven will be like?  
  • How does it make you feel that God has a place prepared for us to spend forever together?  
  • Do you believe heaven is a real thing? Why or why not?  
  • How can believing in heaven make our faith stronger? 

Week 4: July 30

Bible Story: We Belong Together (The Church) • Hebrews 10:23-25

Key Question: Who has encouraged you?

Bottom Line: Our faith is stronger together

Basic Truth: I can trust God no matter what. 

  • Look up the following verses and read aloud together:
    • Ecclesiastes 4:9-12
    • Proverbs 27:17
    • 1 Peter 4:10
  • Ask:
    • Through these verses, what does God want us to know about being in community and friendship with each other? (God wants us to encourage each other; we’re not meant to grow our faith without other people helping us; God gives us other believers to help grow our faith)

Salvation Conversation Guide

Family Communion Guide

Parent Cue- Pre-teen

For students

Pre-teen Devotional

The Pre-Teen Learner Guide is designed to provide Bible Study throughout the week for your 4th or 5th grader.

Sermon Notes discussion guide (for students who watch the adult service, too!)

KidCity Worship Songs