Creation - Day 2


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This Bible-based, educational and colorful slide show teaches children about the second day of creation as recorded in Genesis 1. It contains realistic pictures, a quiz, and a fun song for the children to learn and sing along with the author- perfect for parents, teachers and church volunteers interested in encouraging their children's mental, physical, social and spiritual growth. An accompanying activity book can be found at

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Creation - Day 2

  1. 1. THE 7 DAYS OF CREATION FOR CHILDREN In the beginning God created the heaven and the earth. Genesis 1:1 DAY 2
  2. 2. <ul><li>DAY 2: </li></ul><ul><li>God, our loving Creator, created the firmament. </li></ul>GOD IS LOVE
  3. 3. DAY 2: VOCABULARY WORDS FIRMAMENT the great expanse over our heads where we can see the clouds CLOUD visible mass of water or ice particles from which rain and other forms of precipitation fall
  4. 4. And God made the firmament, and divided the waters which were under the firmament from the waters which were above the firmament: and it was so. God called the firmament Heaven. Genesis 1:7,8 The firmament is a layer of gases that surrounds the earth.
  5. 5. God was thinking of you when He created the firmament. All living people and things need the gases in the firmament in order to stay alive.
  6. 6. DAY 2: God made the firmament.
  7. 7. Clouds float in the lowest part of the firmament.
  8. 8. Clouds are masses of tiny water droplets or ice.
  9. 9. Clouds have different names based upon how they look and how high they are.
  10. 10. CUMULUS CLOUDS look like puffy cotton balls STRATUS CLOUDS look like a gray blanket covering the sky COMMON CLOUD NAMES CIRRUS CLOUDS look like floating horse tails
  11. 11. What kind of clouds are these? Cirrus Cumulus Stratus
  12. 12. What kind of clouds are these? Cirrus (thin, wispy, curly-shaped clouds)
  13. 13. What kind of clouds are these? Cirrus Cumulus Stratus
  14. 14. What kind of clouds are these? Cumulus (puffy clouds)
  15. 15. <ul><li>And the evening and the morning were the second day. Genesis 1:8 </li></ul>On the second day of creation, God created the firmament.
  16. 16. QUIZ TIME
  17. 17. <ul><li>The  divides the waters from the waters. </li></ul>
  18. 18. <ul><li>The fir  t divides the waters from the waters. </li></ul>
  19. 19. <ul><li>The firmament divides the waters from the waters. </li></ul>
  20. 20. <ul><li> float in the lowest part of the firmament. </li></ul>
  21. 21. <ul><li>Clo  float in the lowest part of the firmament. </li></ul>
  22. 22. <ul><li>Clouds float in the lowest part of the firmament. </li></ul>
  23. 23. <ul><li>Clouds are masses of tiny  droplets or ice. </li></ul>
  24. 24. <ul><li>Clouds are masses of tiny w  t  r droplets or ice. </li></ul>
  25. 25. <ul><li>Clouds are masses of tiny water droplets or ice. </li></ul>
  26. 26. And God saw every thing that he had made, and behold, it was very GOOD . Genesis 1:31
  27. 27. Because of sin, things are not as GOOD as when God first created the heaven and the earth.
  28. 28. Because of JESUS THERE’S HOPE!
  29. 29. <ul><li>PRESENT Earth </li></ul><ul><li>Death </li></ul><ul><li>Sorrow </li></ul><ul><li>Crying </li></ul><ul><li>Pain </li></ul><ul><li>FUTURE Earth </li></ul><ul><li>NO Death </li></ul><ul><li>NO Sorrow </li></ul><ul><li>NO Crying </li></ul><ul><li>NO Pain </li></ul>And God shall wipe away all tears from their eyes; and there shall be no more death, neither sorrow, nor crying, neither shall there be any more pain: for the former things are passed away. Revelation 21:4 NO NO
  30. 30. And he that sat upon the throne said, Behold, I make all things NEW. Revelation 21:5 THERE’S HOPE! Jesus promises to make all things new. If we believe in Jesus, we have the hope of being in a beautiful, perfect world again.
  31. 31. <ul><li>TIME TO SING </li></ul>
  32. 32. WHO? <ul><li>Who made the firmament? </li></ul><ul><li>The firmament, the firmament </li></ul><ul><li>Who made the firmament? OUR FATHER GOD </li></ul><ul><li>Who divided the waters from the waters? </li></ul><ul><li>The waters from the waters, the waters from the waters </li></ul><ul><li>Who divided the waters from the waters? OUR FATHER GOD </li></ul><ul><li>Who called the firmament Heaven? </li></ul><ul><li>The firmament Heaven, the firmament Heaven </li></ul><ul><li>Who called the firmament Heaven? OUR FATHER GOD </li></ul>
  34. 34. <ul><li>When is the best time to remember God, our Creator? </li></ul>
  35. 35. <ul><li>IS THE BEST TIME TO REMEMBER OUR CREATOR! </li></ul>Remember now thy Creator in the days of thy youth, while the evil days come not, nor the years draw nigh when thou shalt say, I have no pleasure in them. Ecclesiastes 12:1 NOW
  36. 36. Remember your Creator by taking time to pray each day. Evening, and morning, and at noon, will I pray , and cry aloud: and he shall hear my voice. Psalm 55:17 Prayer is the breath of the soul. It is the secret of spiritual power. Messages to Young People, 250
  37. 37. <ul><li>When we pray, </li></ul><ul><li>we are following the example of </li></ul><ul><li>JESUS. </li></ul>And in the morning, rising up a great while before day, Jesus went out, and departed into a solitary place, and there prayed . Mark 1:35
  38. 38. <ul><li>I choose to remember my Creator. </li></ul><ul><li>I choose to be like JESUS </li></ul><ul><li>and pray each day. </li></ul>Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
  39. 39. TIME TO PRAY
  40. 40. <ul><li>Dear Heavenly Father, </li></ul><ul><li>Thank you for creating the firmament. Thank you for giving us fresh air to breathe. Thank you for hearing and answering my prayers. </li></ul><ul><li>Please help me to follow the example of Jesus and pray everyday. </li></ul><ul><li>Thank you. </li></ul><ul><li>Amen. </li></ul>
  41. 41. THE END OF DAY 2 Please visit us online at and download your FREE copy of THE 7 DAYS of CREATION ACTIVITY BOOK.