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No Fear Here! Gospel Magic Object Lesson


Attention Keeping! Simple to Do!

Your students will discover that a person whose life’s reference point is Christ has an unshakable joy, peace, and hope!

  • Five folded cards are displayed to your audience.
  • Volunteers narrow the five folded cards down to one card without knowing what is pictures are inside the cards.
  • One by one, the four unselected cards are shown to be four ‘reference points’ people often have in life.
  • When the selected card is shown, it reveals Jesus Christ to be the ‘Reference Point’ around whom our lives should revolve.

This is a fully scripted 15 minute lesson!

SYMBOLS – Gospel Magic Children’s Ministry Lesson


A large picture with four Christian Faith symbols is shown to your audience. You choose a volunteer to verbally select one of the four symbols. When you turn the picture around, their selection matches exactly to a card you have attached to the back of your picture!

The match is always correct, no matter which of the four symbols your volunteer selects!

No sleight of hand is needed!

Teaching points are provided for each of the four pictures. Moreover, you can easily use this to present many other fundamental teachings from scripture such as: Easter, Last Supper, salvation, Baptism in the Holy Spirit, Communion, etc…

12 Names of Christmas Interactive Lesson

This Christmas-themed lesson is the “MOST DELICIOUS KIDS’ LESSON EVER!”

It’s Printable – Projectable AND Edible!

How AWESOME is that?!?

There are many “Names of Christmas” but Jesus will always be the name your volunteer chooses to declare what Christmas is all about!

Powerful Emphasis: So many names! God’s love is expressed through so many marvelous promises and prophecies! Still, God’s love, His promises, and His plan of salvation are all wrapped up into one name, JESUS!

Share the beautiful gift of salvation this Christmas season through this creatively interactive lesson using a jumbo cookie and 12 names pointing to the Christmas story.

Wonderfully Adaptable: This lesson is marvelously adaptable to any size group. Use the included PowerPoint version for large groups! Use the printable version for medium to small groups or one on one! Use the edible cookie version for groups, parties, or one on one!

Special Note: This is a powerful standalone lesson, and also makes a great addition to the “Characters of Christmas” 2 Kids’ Worship Service set!

My BFF!


Here is a FREE, easy, & fantastic 5 minute salvation presentation that combines a theme of Freedom or Independence with an every day concept kids understand – My BFF or Best Friend Forever.

This free, downloadable Magic Object Lesson is effective for kids’, adult, or family services and outreaches. A great evangelism tool!

Three cards are shown with each having a colored back and a large letter “F” on the front.  During your message, one of the “F”s changes into a large letter “B”!

Life-Changing Points include:

  • – Jesus calls you His friend
  • – Jesus wants you to be His friend forever
  • – Purpose of this friendship is freedom forever from sin’s destruction
  • – The greatest love is one person dying for another
  • – This makes Jesus “My BFF”

Valuable for Year-Round Salvation presentations as well as Independence Celebrations!

All you need the following to present this illusion is:

– Color Printer
– Cardstock Paper
– Glue

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Our Perfect Father


Anyone can do this lesson Gospel Magic Object Lesson! There is no slight of hand involved and it can really play well for humor and audience participation. Plus, the Gospel lesson is a message every person should hear. “God is our perfect heavenly Father. God shows us throughout all of scripture what He does and what He is like. There are many words we can use to describe God, our perfect Father.”

You will use one volunteer who will randomly select a name or item from a list. Your volunteer will then relate their selection to one name from a second list. Amazingly, you will ALWAYS know what they have selected!

This Adobe Acrobat .pdf file has step-by-step instructions with full Gospel lesson.

All you need the following to present this illusion is:
– Color Printer
– Paper (cardstock adds a lot to the effect)
– Scissors

Christ Conquered Death – Gospel Magic Object Lesson


This is a wonderfully easy Gospel Magic Object Lesson to present which visually illustrates that Christ conquered death by rising from the dead.

Here is What Happens!

You show the back of three fanned cards to each have a picture of a sealed tomb. Turning the fanned cards around, you show that the other sides of the cards contain pictures of a cross. The two outer cards each have a black cross; the center card has a red cross. Turn one card around to show the tomb and place it in front of the other two cards. As you approach the end of your lesson, you turn the tomb card back around again to show that the two black crosses have remained the same; however, the center red cross has changed into a picture of Christ!

Turn Over a New Leaf – Gospel Magic Lesson

Remarkably Easy-to-Do and Outstandingly Strong Teaching!

Lead your kids in taking their relationship with God to a new level!  The lesson with this wonderful Gospel Magic effect challenges your kids to be committed to discovering God’s ways and goals in Scripture and through the voice of His Spirit.

Volunteers from your group will freely select four cards to set aside from a group of five cards, each picturing a large leaf.  Turning over each of the four leaves reveal large, humorous emoticons which you use to discuss four poor choices/lifestyles from the past that must be changed by “turning over a new leaf.”  Finally, you turn over the last chosen leaf to reveal a new lifestyle of obedience and friendship with Jesus.

What Do You Like About Christmas?


EVERYONE LOVES CHRISTMAS!

Still, when you ask “What Do You Like About Christmas,” you will hear all sorts of answers. No matter what the response, you can always find a way to use their response to point them back to the greatest reason to like Christmas…

Here’s what happens when you use this “What Do You Like About Christmas” Gospel Magic Lesson. Select up to four volunteers to secretly pick a picture from a set of cards that indicates what they like about Christmas. Then, go back through the cards and reveal each of your volunteers’ secret choice! How did you know each volunteer’s choice? Well, that is the secret to this wonderfully easy-to-do Gospel Magic Object Lesson!

You will use each of your volunteers’ choice to help teach the lesson and then bring it all together in presenting the greatest reason to like Christmas!

It’s All About Family – Gospel Magic Lesson


When we have times to be together with those we love and who love us, that is what makes holidays like Thanksgiving, Christmas, Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, Grandparent’s Day, etc… so very special and important to our lives.

In this Gospel Magic Object Lesson, ‘It’s All About Family,’ you show three jumbo cards and ask your volunteer to choose one. It is a COMPLETELY FREE CHOICE! Regardless of his decision, you can instantly show that his choice was the correct one by revealing a prediction that has been hidden in plain sight all along.

Using the three picture illustrations of HOME, FAMILY, and DINNER TIME, your group will discover how God has given them people in their lives to be their family, to learn from them, spend time with them, and love them.

Print and fold the cards and you are set to go!

What’s Behind the Mask? – Salvation Lesson


NO Sleight-of-Hand is needed for this remarkably powerful salvation magic object lesson!

It’s PERFECT for parties and special events or times of the year that feature costumes.

You will use these drama masks to represent the masks we wear by saying and doing things that hide the person we truly are on the inside. (Your topics include: Truth, Fear, Anger, Pain, Self, Motive) Your volunteer freely selects a card.

Your group will then discover how God sent His Son to earth to become our Savior and put an end to the harmful masks we wear as you reveal your volunteer’s selected card is JESUS!

Included:

  • 7 Printable Cards
  • Step-by-Step Instructions
  • Fully-Scripted Lesson