Scripture Clues

Each Sunday, in our Children’s Church time, we present the children with a scripture clue. Here’s how it works. They receive a clue about something in the Old Testament, or New Testament. The clue is about a person, a place, or an event. We let them know which one it’s from.(O.T. or N.T.) They are […]

Following God’s Rules – Puppet Skit

TIMMY: BAD NEWS, BAD NEWS, ALL I HEAR IS BAD NEWS. MY BEST FRIEND JOHNNY IS MAD AT ME AND WON’T TALK TO ME ANYMORE. MY BICYCLE HAS A FLAT TIRE, AND NO ONME WILL HELP ME FIX IT; I WANT A NEW PAIR OF GYM SHOES, BUT MY MOTHER SAYS, NO, NOT NOW. IS […]

King for a Day?

Text (Luke 19:38a) “Blessed is the king who comes in the name of the Lord!” (New International Version) Thought Starters Well today is Palm Sunday. What happens in the church today? What do we talk about? We remember Jesus riding into Jerusalem on a donkey. Men, women, and children placing clothes and palm branches on […]

Ideas for Special Events (especially in a megachurch setting)

Ideas for Special Events for Children’s Ministry:5th and 6th Grade Lock-In at Children and Youth Facility Movie nights Halloween alternative-big party? Thanksgiving children’s ministry family meal (staff, children, parents, volunteers) Ice cream socials

Alphabet Scavenger Hunt

This scavenger hunt only requires a great imagination and knowing your ABC’s. The kids are divided into even groups. They must find one article that starts with each letter of the alphabet. The first team to return with all the items wins! All ages can play this fun game. It can be played anywhere but […]

How To Build A Free Standing Blacklight Fixture

Vertically mounted lighting provides an even intensity on all parts of a full-size black light puppet. Below are step-by-step instructions for making your own free-standing vertical light fixture. The materials list is for one light fixture. You may wish to build two fixtures, one for each side of the puppet or stage. You may also […]

Volunteer Selection

Following a few simple steps will go a long way at keeping your church kids safe from harm and reducing liability. The following is a summary of some commonly known, practical suggestions that were sent out from Assemblies of God headquarters to all their pastors.