Grades 3-6 Sunday School Lesson
Where’s Jonah?
Lesson 4: Under a Plant, Pouting

Jonah - Lesson 4, by Lisa DeVinney

Lesson Plan

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 Memory Verse:

“And be ye kind one to another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, even as God for Christ's sake hath forgiven you.” Ephesians 4:32
Key verses for this week:
“Then God saw their works, that they turned from their evil way; and God relented from the disaster that He had said He would bring upon them, and He did not do it.” Jonah 3:10

 “But it displeased Jonah exceedingly, and he was very angry.” Jonah 4:1

“forgive us our debts, as we forgive our debtors.” Matthew 6:12


Fill in the Blanks

  1. God changed His mind, and chose not to destroy the city of                                   .
  2. Jonah went                                      the city to watch what would happen.
  3. Jonah complained that God was gracious and                                          .
  4. God prepared a                                     to give Jonah shade.
  5. God sent a                               to attack and wither the gourd.


  True or False
1. Jonah was angry that God changed his mind about destroying Nineveh in 40 days. 
2. Jonah was surprised by God’s change of heart. 
3. Jonah stayed in Nineveh to celebrate with the people. 
4. Jonah had pity on the plant when it died. 
5. There is no sign that Jonah’s heart ever changed toward the Ninevites.