Wednesday, December 7, 2016
advent reading day 7: stalks of grain
When God saw that Leah was not loved and that no one wanted her, He chose her - to love her specially, to give her a very important job. One day, God was going to rescue the whole world - through Leah's family.
scripture reading: the girl no one wanted: the story of jacob, rachel and leah, from genesis 29-30, JSBB pgs 70-75*
symbol: stalks of grain, representing the years of work jacob did in order to marry rachel
*we are using the jesus storybook bible by sally lloyd jones for our kid-friendly readings.