Puppets are very effective tools when it comes to reaching kids. However they require a lot of effort in preparing a team and most importantly a stage. But what if there isn’t any team available? Can you still use this method of teaching? How nice would it be if you could set up the stage and present the story yourselvesContinue reading “Portable Stick Puppet Stage”
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Are you prepared?
In my previous posts I had shared various ways of teaching a story through crafts. You can check them out here, here and a lot more here. Today, I want to show you the path to preparing a lesson on your own, simply because you know your kids better. I could find no better place to start than the ‘Preparation’Continue reading “Are you prepared?”
5 basic ingredients for a rewarding Sunday school
Hey guys! Vanaja here. Following are a few tips for a rewarding Sunday school I would like to share with you as a remainder. These are simple principles I have learnt and followed over the years of my ministry with kids.
Five loaves and two fishes
The miracle of the Five loaves and two fishes is my all time favorite story from the Bible in teaching the kids about the importance of sharing. Is it possible to make the story come true using newspaper and some colors? Read along and you will know.
God’s Wonderful Creation
I used to have difficulty remembering a long list of items until I learnt the technique of using images to store the data in my mind. Here’s a craft to visualize the creation story which the kids will remember forever.
Jesus turns water into wine
Jesus was invited to a wedding. The wine which was an essential part of the party got over. Jesus’ mother wanted Him to do something about it. What did He do? Did He solve the problem? Were the guests happy? How about answering these questions with a simple but catchy role play! Well, here’s aContinue reading “Jesus turns water into wine”