Select from a whole caboodle of ideas that encourage kids to:
- be self-disciplined “finishers” who see a task through
- deal constructively with discouragement
- stay faithful to God, persist in prayer and resist temptation.
This lesson also helps curb laziness, lack of motivation, and a tendency to quit when faced with challenges.
Chase Your Dreams: How Soccer Taught Me Strength, Perseverance, and Leadership
by Julie Ertz. Harvest House, 2019. Ages 8-12.
Focus and Finish: How Football Taught Me Grit, Teamwork, and Integrity
by Zach Ertz. Harvest House, 2019. Ages 8-12.
The Berenstain Bears and a Job Well Done
by Jan and Mike Berenstain. Zonderkidz, 2010. Ages 4-7.
Adventures in Odyssey Life Lessons #6: Perseverance (CD)
Tyndale, 2005. Ages 8-12.
Adventures in Odyssey #51: Take It From the Top (CD)
Tyndale, 2010. Ages 8 and up.
I Am Potential (DVD)
Bridgestone Multimedia Group, 2015.
The Pilgrim's Progress (DVD)
Vision Video, 2019. All ages.