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Children & Family Ministry

21
Mar

Communion of Saints – Lesson 26

March 21, 2016 Activity:  Play a game – put names of parts of the body on slips of paper.  Have children take a slip of and then try to complete […]

18
Mar

Holy catholic Church – Lesson 25

March 18, 2016 Activity: Have your children draw what they think of when you say the word church.  Did they draw a building or people? At the end of the […]

17
Mar

Holy Spirit – Lesson 24

March 17, 2016 Activity:  Get a bucket of water and pour it over a sponge.  When God gives us the Holy Spirit it is like this water being poured over […]

16
Mar

Coming to Judge – Lesson 23

March 16, 2016 Note on content:  The author of this lesson really talks a lot about how Jesus remembers everything we have done and does not talk about how Jesus […]

15
Mar

God’s Right Hand – Lesson 22

March 15, 2016 Activity for younger children: set up a space to be your throne room of your kingdom (as if the child was the ruler) make sure to have […]

14
Mar

He Ascended – Lesson 21

March 14, 2016 Activity – draw what you imagine it looked like when Jesus went back to heaven. Read the story from “The Jesus Storybook Bible” p.318-325 or the “Action […]

11
Mar

He Arose (Part 2) – Lesson 20

March 11, 2016 Activity: Hold up a white t-shirt and say: this reminds us of Jesus and his life without sin.  Because Jesus came back alive this power to be […]

10
Mar

He Arose (Part 1) – Lesson 19

March 10, 2016 Activity for younger children: Imagine you lived when Jesus was alive: show me what your face would look like after you heard Jesus was alive. What do […]

09
Mar

Descendit Ad Inferna – Lesson 18

March 9, 2016 Activity Idea: make a clay person and but a heart inset into the clay person.  Use this model to help explain the lesson on how the two […]

08
Mar

Dead & Buried – Lesson 17

March 8, 2016 Activity: Build a tomb either out of chairs and blankets or blacks, building toys, play dough, etc.  There are lots of great craft ideas online. Gather some […]

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