Every week, thousands of churches use our Bible lessons, craft ideas, printable resources, and coloring pages to teach kids the Christian faith. He put his right hand on one of them. About 3,000 men and women were on the roof. • She is tired of him not telling her the truth…so she keeps bugging him about it. He is believed to have been buried in Tel Tzora in Israel above the Sorek valley. The Philistines grabbed him, poked his eyes out with their swords and took him to Gaza, where he was put in prison. That’s because I’ve been a Nazirite since the day I was born. Please tell me now how you can be tied. sky to feed them, they still complained. 2 A certain man from Zorah was named Manoah. Our enemy has destroyed our land. So god gave them enemies. Looking for good short stories for kids? They said, “See if you can get him to tell you the secret of why he’s so strong. The temple came down on the rulers. around his hands. After all Samson had killed many Philistines. Click here to respond. and the Philistines grabbed him. 1 Once again the people of Israel did what was evil in the sight of the Lord. One day, Samson fell in love with a Philistine woman and wanted to marry her. 20 She called out, “Samson! The whole building came crashing down, killing all the people in the temple, and Samson also died. 1 Once again the people of Israel did what was evil in the sight of the Lord. However, his wife told them the answer because she was threatened by the men, and Samson realised he could not trust her. He must not cut his hair. 5 The rulers of the Philistines went to her. • He got the servant to put him in between the 2 pillars that held up the entire temple. She sang him to sleep at her feet, and called a man to shave Samson's head. Your life might not be He said, “You are not able to have children. “I’ve never used a razor on my head,” he said. During the feast, Samson told his 30 groomsmen a riddle that they had to solve in seven days. He went to ask permission from her father to marry her. You can freely license our resources under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International. He realizes where his strength comes from! • They were having a party and wanted Samson to put on a show for them…and he does it!!! The only problem was that Delilah wouldn't stop asking. Welcome Activity As they were shaving it off Samson's body began to get He must not use a razor on his head. These activities will get them engaged as soon as they arrive and will help the transition from their parents. But the hair on it began to grow again. wouldn't tell her the secret of his strength. You will have a baby boy. The … Philistines wouldn't think that she could find out the secret and then she Content of this web page is sourced from wikipedia ( http://simple.wikipedia.org). How can you receive God’s holy spirit? They brought the silver with them. • He was to save Israel. Copyright © 2007-2020 Ministry-to-Children. “You are barren and childless, but you are going to become pregnant and have a son, now see to it that you do not eat anything unclean. said,  "I'll do it!". So they decided to go to Delilah and make a deal with her. The story of Samson is about self control and keeping your promises. 25 After they had drunk a lot of wine, they shouted, “Bring Samson out. Bible Lesson Activities He was so strong that he did not need an army. Delilah finally said to Samson, morning during breakfast, when they were out for a walk, at lunch, at supper, Use this completely FREE Sunday School lesson in your Kid's Church or Children's Ministry anytime this year! Samson ended up breaking  all of his vows. After all he did love her, maybe this would be easier than He must not use a razor on his head. I’ll become as weak as any other man.” Judges 16:17b (NIRV) Delilah shouted: ‘Samson, the Philistines are here!’ Samson woke up, and his strength was gone. I’ll shake myself free.” But he didn’t know that the Lord had left him. 23 The rulers of the Philistines gathered together. next time she would see Samson, when some of the rulers of Philistine approached After his first wife died, Samson found another good-looking Philistine woman. 21 Then the Philistines grabbed hold of him. Delilah and told her, "We want you to tie Samson up when he is asleep. We are so curious, if you find out  we would Samson fell asleep on Delilah's lap so she got someone else to You live He pushed the pillars of the temple with all his might. Oct 19, 2019 - Explore Dinah Spell's board "Samson Bible Crafts", followed by 151 people on Pinterest. again getting into trouble with God. In your groups, make a list of things that the people of your group are good at. They took him down to Gaza. So stay out of trouble for very long. Please use our childrens ministry curriculum and Sunday School material for any purpose that brings honor to Jesus. Soon after, Manoah’s wife gave birth to a son. The woman lived in the Valley of Sorek. He will begin to save Israel from the power of the Philistines.” But you are going to become pregnant. 24 Later, the woman had a baby boy. Cartoons Ezekiel Promises Hope Amidst Heartache, David Defeats Goliath with God's Power: Sunday School Lesson, Lesson: God provides For Elijah And Widow, Back to School (Sunday School Lesson) Armor of God, “Back to School ” Children’s Sermon (Jesus, the Sin Eraser), “Back to School” Object Lessons (School Supplies Backpack). 4 Some time later, Samson fell in love again. The Israelites just couldn't seem to • They poked his eyes out and threw him in prison. since Delilah was trying to trap Samson). Every gift comes from God and should be used for God. • Split the class into 2 groups. He put his left hand on the other. After this, he told the Philistine woman that he wanted to be her husband. She nagged him until he was sick and tired of it. So to punish the You will have a baby boy. It is HIS divine will that young people come to faith in Jesus Christ and find salvation through the Gospel and the work of the Holy Spirit to bring them to faith. Read More ⇨ Psalms 68:35 Write the Bible Phrase Worksheet. 430 Oak St. Sellersburg, IN 47172, © 2020 Ministry-To-Children.com | Read our, Have Kids Send a Prayer Postcard to the President, Children’s Sermon: The Tabernacle – What They Did at the First Church, Bible Lesson: Attitude Check (Philippians 2), Dead Bones Walking! You will have a son. We can bring him under our control. Your son must never drink any wine, that his hair must grow long and will be a Nazarite priest.”. The story of Samson is recorded in the book of Judges Chapter 14, 15, and 16. He would help free the Have balloons available for the children to play with. 15 Then she said to him, “How can you say, ‘I love you’? How does Jehovah’s holy spirit help him? Samson was even more angry when the Philistines gave his wife to be wife of his best friend. He was from the tribe of Dan. While on stage, Samson told a young boy nearby to move him in between two pillars. Then we can tie him up. Also make sure you do not eat anything that is ‘unclean.’ 5 The rulers of the Philistines went to her. fight them off. If you shave my head, I won’t be strong anymore. Well, Delilah felt quite silly and was a little hurt that Samson Lessons You Can Learn From the Bible. He put his left hand on the other. They put bronze chains around him. And you still haven’t told me the secret of why you are so strong.” 15 Then she said to him, “How can you say, ‘I love you’? When she was done the men came in and So Delilah got busy making a nice meal and waited for Samson to Samson's father went to talk to the woman and Samson held a feast. They attacked the town of Lehi looking for Samson. 2 A certain man from Zorah was named Manoah. What happened to Samson when he told Delilah why he was so strong? This is the Samson Story For Kids from Bible. The Book of Samson also appears in Josephus's Antiquities of the Jews, written in the last ten years of the 1st Century AD, as well as in works slightly earlier. Bible Lesson. He will be set apart to God from the day he is born. He put on a show for them. They had him stand near the temple pillars. 4 Make sure you do not drink any kind of wine. They said, And he wasn’t strong anymore. Summarize Judges 16:7-14 – Samson tells Delilah wrong ways of overpowering him: tying him with 7 new leather straps, tying him with new ropes, pin his 7 braids into a loom. The people of Israel lived as a nation. 26 Then he spoke to the servant who was holding his hand. Delilah did what she had done before and tied him up with the new and improved They took him down to Gaza.