Using a physical object to represent an abstract idea can help clarify the concept or principle by making a bridge to the unknown by using that which is known.
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- Advantages and Disadvantages of Object Lessons
- Get Kids Excited About the Bible
- How to Create an Object Lesson for Kids Church
- How to Use Object Lessons
- Jesus' Use of Object Lessons
- Lessons from the Master Teacher on Using Objects
- Object Lessons for Adults?
- Object Lessons in the Old Testament
- Teaching the Bible with Toys
- Why You Should Use Bible Object Lessons
- Why Your Last Object Lesson Failed - and How to Fix It
- Amazing Truth Ministries' "Creative Kid Talks" - to present powerful messages through simple object lesson by Mike Puckett at the Northwest Christian Education Conference 2011 (on CD and MP3)
- Creative Object Lessons by John Tasch at the 2009 Northwest Christian Education Conference (on CD or MP3)
- Outrageous Object Lessons II - The Sequel...Only Different! by Blake Caldwell at the 2010 Northwest Christian Education Conference (on CD or MP3)
Object Lessons Primarily Geared to Children:
- Book: A to Z Object Talks That Teach About the New Testament by Susan L. Lingo
- Book: A to Z Object Talks That Teach About the Old Testament by Susan L. Lingo
- Book: Big Book Of Kid Sermons and Object Talks ed. by Sheryl Haystead
- Book: Discover-n-Do Object Talks that Teach About Jesus by Susan L. Lingo
- Book: Edible Object Talks That Teach About Jesus by Susan L. Lingo
- Book: Object Lessons for a Year: 52 Talks for the Children's Sermon Time by David Claassen
- Book: Object Talks from Animals Kids Love by Verna Kokmeyer
- Book: Object Talks from Sports Kids Love by Verna Kokmeyer
- Book: Object Talks from Toys Kids Love by Verna Kokmeyer
- Book: Simple Science Object Talks by Heno Head Jr.
- Book: Super Fun Science: Multisensory Object Talks from the Psalms by Heno Head Jr.
- Book: Who's Who Object Talks That Teach About the New Testament: 23 Cool Characters Your Kids Will Love, Ages 6-12 by Susan L. Lingo
- Book: Who's Who Object Talks That Teach About the Old Testament: 23 Cool Characters Your Kids Will Love, Ages 6-12 by Susan L. Lingo
- Site: Children's Ministry Today Object Lessons
- Site: Grade School Object Talks at Kid's Sunday School Place
- Site: Object Lessons from Apple Sauce Kids
- Site: Object Lessons and Children's Sermons at Sermons4Kids
Object Lessons Geared to Youth:
- Book: Everyday Object Lessons for Youth Groups by Helen Musick, Duffy Robbins
- Book: Faith Metaphors: 50 Interactive Object Lessons for Youth Ministry by Group Publishing
- Book: Uncommon Object Lessons and Discussion Starters by Jim Burns
- Site: Creative Youth Ideas Object Lessons
Object Lessons Geared to Any Age, Including Adults:
- Tips for Using Object Lessons Worksheet by Ministry Tools Resource Center