Calling the Twelve Disciples
Jesus travelled around Israel, teaching and healing. Many people travelled with him, listening and helping. He chose twelve of his followers to be disciples to help him in this work.
These are their names:
Jesus gave them instructions:
"Go out to the cities and towns of Israel. Proclaim the message: 'The kingdom of heaven has come near.' Heal the sick, just as I have. Freely you have received; freely give."
Discussion: The disciples are the "building blocks" of God's kingdom.
Craft: Making blocks.