The following is a listing of Bible Truths for Genesis 8:20-9:17, The Story of
God's Promise to Noah.
- After Noah left the ark, he made an offering to God. Genesis 8:20.
- God blessed Noah and his sons. Genesis 9:1.
- God commanded Noah to be fruitful and fill the earth. Genesis 9:1,
- God gave to Noah control over the all the animals, birds, and fish on the
earth. Genesis 9:2.
- God provided for Noah's needs by giving him food to eat. Genesis
- God forbid the murder of another man because He made man in the image of
God. Genesis 9:5-6.
- God promised that He would never again destroy the earth by flood.
God put a rainbow in the clouds as a sign of the covenant. Genesis
The following is a listing of bible story activities that can be used to teach the Bible
story and truths to children in Christian Preschool and Children's Ministry
Sunday School classes.
Bible Story Activities.
People of the Bible.
|Let the children draw the ark and the rainbow using colors or markers.|
|Signs of the
Promises. God placed a rainbow in the
sky as a reminder of the covenant He made with Noah. Ask the children
to make up signs which can remind them of some of God's other promises.
|Example. The children can use something
associated with their favorite activity to remind them that God has
plans to prosper them and not to harm them, plans to give them hope and
a future (Jeremiah 29:11).|
|What the child picks as a sign is not
important. Children can each have different signs for the same
promise. But whenever the children see or think about whatever
they select as a sign, that sign can remind them of one of God's
|The children can make up a sign for one of God's
promises they may have memorized. Or they can choose a promise
from this list of some of God's promises.|
Maker. A person's promises
reflect his or her character. Help the children learn about God and His
character by studying some of the promises He has made to us.|
|Use Bible Drills
to reinforce a topic from the story.
|If the class is younger, ask the class to find a single verse.
You can read it aloud after everyone finds the verse.|
|If the class is older, give each student a different verse to find.
Let each student read their verse aloud.|
|Help the children realize that God blesses many people by finding
these verses which describe People Blessed By
|Help the children realize that God has made many promises we can count
on by finding these verses which describe some of God's
Life in Biblical Times.
|To remind the children that God provides for our needs, serve foods
mentioned in the Bible during snack time. Eat the snack
outdoors, sitting on a blanket as they would have done during biblical