What does Jesus ride into Jerusalem?
Why do you think riding a donkey is so important?
How do the crowds worship Jesus? What do they say? What do they do?
What does it mean to “come in the Name of the Lord?”
Hosanna is a cry of praise and adoration that literally means “Help!” or “Please save!” Why are the people crying out, “Hosanna!”?
Driving it Home
Enjoy a family parade around the house or neighborhood. You might want to invite another family to join you.
Or dress up and act out the triumphal entry as a family. We loved using towels as head coverings!
Psalm 8:2 / Matthew 21:15-16
Zechariah 9:9a/ Matthew 21:8-10
Zechariah 9:9b / John 12:12-13
Zechariah 9:9f / Matthew 21:6-9
Pray for help! In what area of your lives do you need God’s help? Turn your cries of help into worship!
Sing to Worship
All Glory, Laud, & Honor (© 820 Theodulph of Orleans)
Hosanna (© 2008 Brooke Fraser/Hillsong)
Watch a movie about the life of Jesus Christ such as The Gospel of John, The Greatest Story ever Told, Jesus of Nazareth, or The Miracle Maker
Happy Holy Week!
Merey (Meredith Ludwig Curtis)