Flowers & Family Object Lesson

We did this object lesson for one of our lessons on family.  I bought a variety of cheap flowers from Walmart and used them to illustrate the concept of a family. We talked about how all of the flowers look different — different sizes, shapes, colors, lengths — but they are all still flowers.  Just […]

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Bigger or Better Game

If you’re looking for a fun game to play for a family game night, this is it!  It’s very popular and could work well as a community outreach event, as well. We played Bigger or Better back when we used to a do large group game nights.  It was really fun and amazing to see […]

This or That Game

I made this activity to do at youth group as a way for the kids to get to know one another better and to see that we’re all connected.  (It would work great with younger kids, too!)  You fill a bucket with large craft sticks which have two choices written on each side, and the […]

Baby Moses Blanket Craft

The younger kids worked together to make this very simple craft for our lesson on baby Moses being hidden in the rushes.  It’s supposed to look like a baby blanket that the kids decorated for baby Moses.  All you need is a large piece of cardstock, tissue paper, and glue.  Rip the tissue paper into […]

Heaven Group Craft

This is the craft that the younger kids did today for their lesson on heaven.  I mounted a printed sky piece of scrapbooking paper on a heavier piece of card stock.  Then I copied Revelation 21:6-7 onto a piece of paper, cut it out and mounted it on the sky.  The kids each got a […]

Shield of Faith Group Craft

Today the older kids made a Shield of Faith that could be displayed in the classroom.  I know that oftentimes kids’ Sunday School crafts just get tossed in the garbage, so why not make them to be displayed at church? Supplies: cardboard, utility knife, posterboard, printed Bible verses, scissors, Sharpies, paint, paintbrushes, paint palettes 1. […]