Resources - Knowing we are forgiven

This page has some general concepts that you may find useful, and the very limited copyright issues, which are towards the bottom of the page.

This is a responsive prayer. It is good to try to make it as enthusiastic as possible! You could give everyone a flag, or a percussion instrument to wave / shake during the response. They could shout or clap or stamp their feet - anything to praise God!

 

We have all done wrong things, which make God sad, and we do not deserve to be loved by God. But we have been forgiven!

God is great!

When we tell God that we are sorry, God WILL forgive us, and we have been forgiven!

God is great!

It is good to decide to live the way God wants us to from now on, because we have been forgiven!

God is great!

God will forget all about our sins. We have been forgiven

God is great!

God will go on loving us forever! We have been forgiven!

God is great!

God will help us do what is right is we ask Him. We have been forgiven!

God is great!

And we want to become more like Jesus because we are forgiven

God is great!

 

This material is adapted from:

A Church for all ages - a Practical approach for all-age worship. By Peter Graystone and Eileen Turner. Published by Scripture Union 1993, ISBN 0-86201-859-5, page 135