Luther's Small Cat: Learning About Baptism
Luther's Small Cat Series: Learning About Baptism
This booklet teaches the meaning of Holy Baptism according to the pattern of Luther's Small Catechism, and is recommended for the First Grade Level. Each week focuses on a specific Bible story that illustrates the theme, with additional references from Scripture and Luther's Small Catechism Children's Version. Lessons focus on Baptism as a promise from God, emphasizing the power of God's Word in the Sacrament to create faith and repentance in our daily life.
Lesson 1: Word and Water (Story: “Philip and the Ethiopian Soldier”)
Lesson 2: Into God’s Family (Story: “Jesus’ Baptism”)
Lesson 3: Made Clean (Story: “Jesus Washing the Disciples’ Feet”)
Lesson 4: Trusting God (Story: “Jesus and the Storm”)
Lesson 5: Everyday Faith (Story: “Jesus and Zacchaeus”)
About: Luther's Small Cat Series
Click HERE to purchase the Small Cat Intro Kit - one of each book in the series.
Luther's Small Cat Series is an elementary-aged Sunday School curricula focusing on Luther's Small Catechism. Each of these five-session booklets use Scripture stories, puzzles, and questions to explore the meaning of a single part of the Catechism, all with the help of that wise little cat! Printed in every booklet is the appropriate section from Luther's Small Catechism Children's Version for use in study and memory work. The separate Teacher's Guide has reproducible bible story sheets, craft and activity ideas, as well as memory-work handouts.
Titles in the Series (with suggested grade levels*):
Level 1: Learning About Baptism
Level 2: Learning the Lord's Prayer
Level 3: Learning the Ten Commandments
Level 4: Learning the Apostles' Creed
Level 5: Learning About Communion
Level 6: Learning About Confession
Click HERE for the newest Small Cat Booklet: Luther's Small Cat Discovers the Seasons of the Church Year.
*the materials are flexible enough to be used with higher or lower grades, depending on the capability of students