A few weeks ago, Gabe participated in the AWANA Bible Quiz.
(Gabe and his team-mates)
Kids can only participate if they have finished at least 8 sections of their AWANA Handbook. Then they commit to studying at least 90 minutes per week for the 4 weeks leading up to the quiz. They work as a team of 3 to 4 students and believe me - the competition is intense!!
There are 3 sections to the quiz; a multiple choice section, a speed round, and a written multiple choice test. Gabe proved to be quick on the buzzer, and pretty good at the speed round (though there were a few times he buzzed it a little too soon - What is the definition of
A certificate was given to participants who scored an 80% or above on the written portion. Gabe received a 90%!!
His team finished in 2nd place!!!
As you can tell, he was thrilled!!!
What a neat and fun (though stressful on the Mommas) way to encourage these precious kids to hide God's Word in their hearts!!! I was so impressed with their knowledge of scripture and Biblical truths they knew. What a great foundation for the rest of their lives!!