Grades 3-6 Sunday School Lesson
Bible Heroines: Esther Part 3
Esther is Courageous


Lesson Plan
Coloring Page

 Memory Verse:

“…and who knoweth whether thou art come to the kingdom for such a time as this?”
Esther 4:14b
Key verses for this week: 

“The king's heart is in the hand of the LORD, as the rivers of water: he turneth it whithersoever he will.”  Proverbs 21:1

 “Let nothing be done through strife or vainglory, but in lowliness of mind let each esteem others better than themselves.” (Philippians 2:3)

“Let this mind be in you, which was also in Christ Jesus... He humbled himself and became obedient unto death…”  (Philippians 2:5,8)

Fill in the Blanks

  1. Esther asked the Jews in Shushan to fast for her for                             days.
  2. Esther invited the king and                                    to a banquet.
  3.                                         still refused to bow to Haman.
  4. At the first banquet, Queen                 invited the king and Haman to a second one.
  5. When King                              couldn’t sleep, he had the royal records read to him.


  True or False
1. When Esther stood before the king, he was angry that she had come in uninvited. 
2. King Ahasuerus offered Esther up to half of his kingdom. 
3. Haman’s wife and friends tried to convince him to just ignore Mordecai. 
4. King Ahasuerus discovered that the man who saved his life was never rewarded. 
5. Haman believed that he was the man King Ahasuerus wanted to honor.