day 173: cool gospel knowledge

Sharing Time today...

Valiant 12 class comes to the podium to explain the experience of Christ in the Garden of Gethsemane.

A:  It was so hot in there that Jesus sweat blood!  That's how hot it was!

Boy #4 (quietly and red-faced, because he is shy):  Actually He sweat drops of blood because He was suffering for all the sins of the world.

Me (subbing for music leader, thinking to myself):  Thank you, thank you.  it's sinking in.

10 comments

wendy | February 7, 2010 at 5:04 PM

First. I am always excited when I am first.
that was kinda funny ---but eventually, with much repetition, they finally get it. One, little, child, at, a, time.

Sandra | February 7, 2010 at 6:49 PM

I love it.

LisAway | February 8, 2010 at 1:17 AM

A well deserved reward for you. Awesome.

Charlotte | February 8, 2010 at 6:03 AM

I love when those things happen. Good for him. I was asked yesterday (as chorister) if Jesus' spirit still walked the earth haunting people. I tired to correct the misconception the best I could, but I'm not sure he understood.

Connie | February 8, 2010 at 6:41 AM

Who is A? Hopefully A learned something that day, too!

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Kimberly | February 8, 2010 at 9:50 AM

Emma keeps praying that everyone will be good so Jesus won't die. Sometimes she gets sniffly when she says it. Fills my heart and also breaks it a little...

Dona | February 8, 2010 at 10:46 AM

Primary is the best!

Eowyn | February 8, 2010 at 11:16 AM

They do get it. My kids continually surprise me with their comments.

Luann | February 9, 2010 at 8:48 AM

I love that #4 or yours.

Sounds like we both had a great day subbing in primary this week.