Help Me, Jesus

The Story: Mary anoints Jesus (John 12:1-8)

Main Idea: All we have is for Jesus.

At Home

  • Show your child that Jesus (e.g. “I am going to read my Bible because I love Jesus. I want to be with Him”). Be sure your child understands that your good works come from a heart that loves Jesus.
  • Sprinkle your speech with phrases like, “I love you, Jesus. We love Jesus. I want to do the best job I can for Jesus. I want to sing a song for Jesus.”


  • Praise Jesus for being good, kind, and strong..
  • Tell Jesus you love Him.
  • Tell Jesus everything you have is for Him.

* Credit: Set Their Hope in God - Growing in Faith Together Parent and Child Resource Page by Children Desiring God