For Older Kids

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“For Older Kids,” Friend, March 2018

For Older Kids

Friend Magazine, 2018/03 Mar

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!