Bible Passage: 2 Chronicles 36:1-21
Big Picture Question: How did God punish His peoplefor their sin?
Big Picture Answer: God allowed their enemies to capture them and to destroy Jerusalem.
Christ Connection: God righteously punished His people for their sin but remained faithful to them, keeping the promise He made to David to provide a king. Ultimately, God punished our sin through His Son, Jesus, and made Him our King forever.￼Interact: If your family had to move from your home right now, what one item would each person want to take with them? Why would they want that item? Discuss the Southern Kingdom’s capture and exile. Invite family members to think about how it would feel to be forced from your home as a punishment for your sin. Close with a prayer of thankfulness to God for sending His Son to take the punishment for sin.