Lot Facts for 9-13 Year Olds

Categories: Abraham and Sarah

  • Lot is the nephew of Abraham.
  • He goes with Abraham to Canaan.
  • Eventually they have so many cattle and herds that they have to separate.
  • Lot settles near Sodom.
  • He is captured during a war, but Abraham saves him.
  • The people of Sodom are very bad.
  • Angels come to the city to destroy it.
  • Lot invites them to stay at his house for the night.
  • The people in the town try to hurt them.
  • Lot does everything possible to keep them safe.
  • The next morning the angels take Lot and his family out.
  • Lot’s wife doesn’t want to go and so she becomes “a pillar of salt.”
  • The city is destroyed, but Lot and his family are safe.
  • Lot and his daughters live in a cave.
  • Each of his daughters gets pregnant.
  • Their sons become the leaders of nations that fight with Abraham’s descendants for most of history.