Build your house on a Rock – not sandWhere is your house built?
Build your house on                  a Rock – not sand• Good Morning Children!• Five months before the earth  opened and s...
Build your house on             a Rock – not sand• Do you see these two  houses?• Which of these two  houses are built on ...
Build your house on             a Rock – not sand• Uh oh! One of these  houses fell over and is  about to be washed  away....
Build your house on               a Rock – not sand• That’s right.• The first house here  was build on top of  sand and sa...
Build your house on              a Rock – not sand• Jesus said that some  people listened to what  he taught but never  ac...
Build your house on              a Rock – not sand• I Never Knew You• Matthew 7:21• 21 “Not everyone who  says to Me, ‘Lor...
Build your house on               a Rock – not sand• Build on the Rock• Matthew 7:24-25• 24 “Therefore whoever hears  thes...
Build your house on              a Rock – not sand• Jesus said that people  who followed Jesus’  teaching would be like  t...
Children’s Prayer:• Dear God, with the power of the Holy Spirit  help us to learn about Jesus and also to do  what he taug...
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Built on a rock

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Sunday school lesson on how one should build their life on solid ground.

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Built on a rock

  1. 1. Build your house on a Rock – not sandWhere is your house built?
  2. 2. Build your house on a Rock – not sand• Good Morning Children!• Five months before the earth opened and swallowed his home, Buddy Wicker welcomed inspectors sent by State Farm Insurance to his house, who surveyed the property and deemed it free of any sinkhole risk.• Last week, a 20-foot-wide sinkhole yawned under Wickers Seffner, Fla., home, taking one of its residents, and sucking down a bedroom. The entire home was later demolished.
  3. 3. Build your house on a Rock – not sand• Do you see these two houses?• Which of these two houses are built on a rock?• What happened to the one built on the sand?
  4. 4. Build your house on a Rock – not sand• Uh oh! One of these houses fell over and is about to be washed away.• But the house on a rock is still standing.• Why didn’t if wash away?
  5. 5. Build your house on a Rock – not sand• That’s right.• The first house here was build on top of sand and sand washes away.• But the second house here is sitting on a rock.• Rock is very strong and the water won’t wash it away.
  6. 6. Build your house on a Rock – not sand• Jesus said that some people listened to what he taught but never actually did it.• They listened but didn’t live the way Jesus wanted them to life.
  7. 7. Build your house on a Rock – not sand• I Never Knew You• Matthew 7:21• 21 “Not everyone who says to Me, ‘Lord, Lord,’ shall enter the kingdom of heaven, but he who does the will of My Father in heaven.
  8. 8. Build your house on a Rock – not sand• Build on the Rock• Matthew 7:24-25• 24 “Therefore whoever hears these sayings of Mine, and does them, I will liken him to a wise man who built his house on the rock:• 25 and the rain descended, the floods came, and the winds blew and beat on that house; and it did not fall, for it was founded on the rock.
  9. 9. Build your house on a Rock – not sand• Jesus said that people who followed Jesus’ teaching would be like this house built on the rock.• They would be strong and stand.
  10. 10. Children’s Prayer:• Dear God, with the power of the Holy Spirit help us to learn about Jesus and also to do what he taught us to do by reading the bible, believing in the bible, and doing what the bible tells us to do.• That way we can be strong like this house built on a rock. In Jesus’ namewe pray – Amen!

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