Both Redeemer Kids classes have continued learning many Catechism questions and answers at Redeemer Presbyterian Church in Charleston, SC. Parents, help your children memorize these questions and answers from the last two Sundays.
The older children have been focused in this unit on prayer and the different names for and characteristics of God.
109. What is prayer? Prayer is praising God, giving thanks for all his blessings and asking him for the things he has promised in the Bible.
110. In whose name should we pray? Only in the name of Christ.
111. What did Christ give us to teach us about prayer? The Lord’s Prayer.
112. What is the Lord’s Prayer? The Lord’s Prayer is “Our Father which art in heaven, Hallowed be thy name. Thy kingdom come. Thy will be done in earth, as it is in heaven. Give us this day our daily bread. And forgive us our debts, as we forgive our debtors. And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil: For thine is the kingdom, and the power, and the glory, for ever. Amen.”
113. How many petitions are there in the Lord’s Prayer? Six.
114. What is the first petition? The first petition is “Hallowed be thy name.”
115. What does it mean to pray, “Hallowed by thy name”? We are asking God to help us and others to respect and honor him.
The younger children are revisiting Adam and Eve in the garden, as they study about The Fall.
33. What was the sin of our first parents? Eating the forbidden fruit.
34. Who tempted Adam and Eve to this sin? Satan tempted Eve first, and then he used her to tempt Adam.
35. How did Adam and Eve change when they sinned? Instead of being holy and happy, then became sinful and miserable.
36. Did Adam act for himself alone in the covenant of life? No. He represented the whole human race.
37. What effect did the sin of Adam have on you and all people? We are all born guilty and sinful.