Growing up, nearly every kid has the thought or idea of running away from home believing they can make it better by themselves—away from the rules! Young people who actually attempt to actually run away from home find that it’s not as easy as it seems living on their own. They end up really missing the comfort and security of HOME.
In Sunday’s lesson on “The Prodigal Son”, the children discovered that even when we think we can live “on our own” outside of God’s rules and boundaries, we will be miserable and lost. But, if we choose to come back to God, we can ALWAYS come home! God will welcome us with open arms!