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Campus Crusade for Christ has expanded its worldwide ministry begun with the "JESUS" film with a child-oriented version called "The Story of Jesus for Children".  This video presents the story of Jesus as seen through the eyes of children who might have lived during the time Jesus was here on earth.  Dramatic visual interpretation supports the dialog, which is true to the Biblical revelation.  The entire movie is 62 minutes in length, and is available for purchase as a VHS video cassette and DVD at the "Jesus for Children" web site for less than $15.

I have begun using short clips from this movie to introduce our current series of lessons from the life of Christ.  The children respond to it well, and several have asked if they might borrow the video to view at home.  For your convenience, I provide the following key of the major events of the film.  The index is in minutes and seconds from the title of the movie, and should allow you to cue the tape to the scene of interest with little difficulty.

Index
(min:sec)
Scene
00:00 Birth of Jesus
05:00 Jesus in Jerusalem at age 12
05:30 John the Baptist
Baptism of Jesus
06:30 Jesus Teaching
Reading scripture in Nazareth
Galilee ministry
07:50 Miraculous catch of fish
09:30 Admonition to Peter ("Depart from me")
10:50 Jesus teaching in temple
11:20 Healing 12-year-old girl
12:43 Call of Matthew
13:30 Call of disciples
15:30 Sermon on Mount
16:45 Mary washes Jesus' feet
19:15 Parable of the sower
21:00 Calming the storm
22:30 Feeding of the 5000
25:30 Parable of the Good Samaritan
27:30 Healing of blind Bartimaeus
28:30 Zacchaus
30:30 Jesus sets his face to Jerusalem
31:00 Triumphal Entry into Jerusalem
32:00 Cleansing the temple
33:00 Widow's mite
34:00 "Render unto Caesar that which is Caesar's"
34:30 Market scene--grinding meal
35:00 The Last Supper
37:00 Judas betrays Jesus
39:30 Mocking Jesus
Peter's betrayal
42:00 Jesus before Sanhedrin
43:00 Jesus before Pilate
48:00 Crucifixion
53:00 Burial
54:00 Resurrection
56:30 Post-resurrection appearance of Jesus

 

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