Students 4-6

Grade 4, Chapter 9


Jesus, the Good Shepherd

God is described as a good shepherd in some of the stories found in the Bible. Jesus also described himself as a good shepherd. A good shepherd cares for and loves his sheep. A good shepherd does not leave any sheep in his flock behind. Jesus is the good shepherd and we belong to his flock.

Have you ever felt left out or rejected? Take a moment to think of people in your family, school, or in the world community who may feel left out and are in need of prayers.

Download and print the activity below. In the space provided, write a prayer for anyone who may be feeling left out.