For Older Kids

    “For Older Kids,” Friend, March 2018

    For Older Kids

    For Older Kids

    Illustrations by Brad Teare

    Dear Journal

    Write a letter to your past self. What do you know now that you wish you knew when you were younger?

    What occurs once in a minute, twice in a moment, and never in one thousand years?

    See answer below.

    Secret Service

    • Get up early one Sunday and make your family breakfast before church.

    • Write encouraging messages on the sidewalk with chalk.

    • Hold the door open for someone.

    I try to follow Jesus by fasting with a purpose even when it’s hard.

    Joshua A., age 11, Georgia, USA

    Quick Quiz

    What did Jesus eat when He appeared to the Apostles after He was resurrected? (Hint: See Luke 24:41–43.) Check your answer below.

    1. bitter herbs

    2. fish and honeycomb

    3. lamb and figs

    4. unleavened bread

    Draw It!

    Draw a snail from a circle!

    • Answers: the letter m; b) fish and honeycomb