The love of God to his people is shown through many ways. He provides such needs as food, shelter/house and clothes for his children. He makes the sun to shine both on the good and on evil people. God also sends rain on both the just and the unjust. It is the love of God that brings sinners to repentance.
The love of God for the world made him to send his only begotten son, Jesus, into the world to perform different miracles, signs and wonders. Jesus had pity on the sick, lame, blind, and many who had any need. He gave hope to the hopeless and life to the lifeless.
Jesus was nailed to the cross and died for the sins of the people. He shed his blood for the forgiveness of sins. Jesus told us that we should love one another and be perfect as our heavenly father is perfect.
1 God showed his love to mankind by making special provision for mankind.
2 God sends rain upon both the just and the unjust.
3 God’s sun shines on both the evil and good people. God sent his only son Jesus to shed his blood and differ mankind.
5 Jesus demonstrated love through healing the sick, various diseases, opening the blind eyes, delivering the oppressed and raising the dead.
6 Jesus demonstrated his love to blind Bartimaeus, Zacchaeus and Mary Magdalene.
7 We are to show love to one another by taking care of the sick, giving good gifts to people, sharing things and being kind to one another.
Matthew 5: 44 – 48; John 15:12; Mark 10: 46 – 52; Luke 19: 2 – 8
Strategies & Activities:
Step1: Teacher revised the previous topic.
Step2: Teacher introduces the new topic.
Step3: Teacher explains the new topic.
Step4: Teacher welcomes pupils questions.
Step 5: Teacher evaluates the pupils.
Assessment & Evaluation:
- Identify ways by which Jesus showed love to people.
- Identify instances when Jesus demonstrated his love for mankind.
Summary: Teacher goes over the topic once again to enhance better understanding.
1 Explain two ways Jesus showed love to people.
2 Give two examples of Jesus demonstrating love to mankind.
3 Give two importance of love to one another.
Fill in the gaps with the correct answers.
4 For God so loved the world that he gave _______________.
5 God sends rain on both the _______ and the ________.
6 Jesus cast out demons from Mary __________