After the leader prays each phrase, everyone says, “We thank You, dear Lord.”
Leader: For food to eat and water to drink,
For healthy bodies and minds that think,
For all that we have and all we enjoy,
For every girl and every boy.
Try to come up with ten uses for water. Go!
Eat as much of your dinner as you can without taking a drink. How long could you last?
Why do we need to drink? What makes us thirsty? When do you most appreciate an ice-cold glass of water?
- Jesus is called the Living Water. How is He like water? Why do we need Him?
- Where can we find living water? How can we drink living water?
- Why does the satisfaction of living water last forever?
Vitamins & Minerals:
[Jesus said,] “But whoever drinks the water I give him will never thirst. Indeed, the water I give him will become in him a spring of water welling up to eternal life” (John 4:14).
Whit’s End Mealtime Devotions: 90 Faith-Building Ideas Your Kids Will Eat Up!
Your family’s gathered around the table. What’s on the menu? Cold stares? Stale prayers? The same old leftover questions about “what happened at school today”? Next time you sit down to eat, enjoy some spiritual food too! Get everyone talking―and learning―with the nourishment of Whit’s End Mealtime Devotions! Encourage quality family time and pass on a strong spiritual heritage with these 90 devotions created to engage children in fun, lively, productive dialogue.
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