While Jesus Christ was on the earth, He did many important things. He taught His gospel and showed us how we can return to live with Him and Heavenly Father again. The most important things Jesus did for us were the Atonement and the Resurrection. As you play the game, you will see many of the things that happened in His life.
Instructions: Remove these two pages from the magazine and mount them on poster board or heavy paper. You will need a different-color button for each player, and a die.
To play: All players place their buttons on START. Players take turns rolling the die and moving their buttons accordingly. Follow the instructions on the space where you land. An exact number must be rolled to land on FINISH.
The shepherds believed the sign of Jesus’ birth and went to see Him in Bethlehem. ROLL AGAIN. (See Luke 2:8–20.)
King Herod sent soldiers to kill all boys two years old or younger. Joseph, Mary, and Baby Jesus fled to Egypt. START OVER. (See Matt. 2:13–18.)
Mary and Joseph found young Jesus teaching at the temple in Jerusalem. MOVE AHEAD ONE SPACE. (See Luke 2:41–52.)
He was baptized by John the Baptist in the River Jordan. DOUBLE YOUR NEXT ROLL. (See Matt. 3:13–17.)
Jesus overcame Satan’s temptations. ROLL AGAIN. (See Matt. 4:1–11.)
Jesus was cast out of Nazareth, the city where He grew up. MOVE BACK ONE SPACE. (See Luke 4:14–30.)
Jesus Christ called the Twelve Apostles. They all answered the call and were given the priesthood. MOVE AHEAD TWO SPACES. (See Mark 3:13–19.)
The Pharisees tried to trick Jesus. MISS A TURN. (See Matt. 22:15–22.)
He raised Jairus’s daughter from the dead. ROLL AGAIN. (See Mark 5:35–43.)
He fed 5,000 people with five loaves of bread and two fishes. DOUBLE YOUR NEXT ROLL. (See Mark 6:30–46.)
He calmed the stormy Sea of Galilee. MOVE AHEAD ONE SPACE. (See Mark 4:35–41.)
He taught the Sermon on the Mount. MOVE AHEAD ONE SPACE. (See Matt. 5–7.)
He walked on the Sea of Galilee. ROLL AGAIN. (See Matt. 14:22–33.)
Jesus raised Lazarus from the dead. DOUBLE YOUR NEXT ROLL. (See John 11:1–45.)
Jesus cleansed the temple. MOVE AHEAD ONE SPACE. (See John 2:13–17.)
He performed many miracles. DOUBLE YOUR NEXT ROLL. (See Matt. 9:27–35.)
He rode triumphantly into Jerusalem. MOVE AHEAD ONE SPACE. (See Luke 19:28–38.)
He and the Apostles had the Last Supper. MOVE AHEAD ONE SPACE. (See Matt. 26:17–30.)
He prayed in the Garden of Gethsemane and began to suffer for our sins. ROLL AGAIN. (See Matt. 26:36–46.)
Jesus was crucified. MISS A TURN. (See John 19.)
He is resurrected! Finish (See Mark 16.)