Elementary Games

3 Elementary Activities to Start a Discussion About God – Children’s Ministry Christian Article

Looking to encourage discussions about God in your elementary ministry? Check out these three simple activities to get the conversation going. 3 Elementary Activities to Start a Discussion About God Game: Snatch the Spud Use this game to show kids God knows and protects those who are his. You’ll need: a Bible and one clean potato per child. Say: Look carefully at your potato. Tell us how it’s unique from the others. After kids share, collect the potatoes and spread…

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Share the Joy of Jesus With This Jelly Bean Gospel Poem – Children’s Ministry Christian Article

Perfect for Easter! Use this Jelly Bean Gospel Poem to share the gospel with children—and everyone! Jelly beans come in all the right colors to tell the gospel of God’s love. Use this Jelly Bean Gospel Poem with any of the ideas below: Jelly Bean Gospel Poem Orange is for the sins we’ve done, Red is for the blood of God’s only son, White is for the grace he gives, Green is for new life in him, Yellow is for…

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Conflict Belly Ball (Titus 3:1) – Children’s Ministry Christian Article

Use this Bible activity to help your Sunday school students learn how to handle conflict by bouncing a ball of their bellies. You’ll need: Bible, beach ball, masking tape, large empty trash can Medium-Energy Game: Conflict Belly Ball (Titus 3:1) Using masking tape, create a line on the floor for participants to stand behind. Place a large, empty trash can several feet in front of this line. Have kids form two teams. Explain that each player will stand behind the…

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Over 100 Christmas Ideas for Children’s Ministry During the Holidays – Children’s Ministry Christian Article

God gave Jesus at Christmas because of love! And because we love you, here are over 100 Christmas ideas for children’s ministry! Enjoy! 9 Children’s Message Ideas for Christmas 3 Christmas Prayers Throughout this season, help your kids discover the power of talking to God. Christmas Candy Cane Story Use this children’s message in big church or your Sunday school class at Christmastime. Christmas Quiet Help kids focus on the real meaning of Christmas. Does God Give Us Presents? Use this children’s message to…

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Group Game for All Ages: Harvest Relay – Children’s Ministry Christian Article

Harvest Relay, a group game that’s perfect for all ages, will teach kids about the importance of sticking with God’s harvest, even when it gets challenging. You’ll Need: a large tub, water, cranberries, apples plastic spoons, two identical containers, and a scale. Group Game for All Ages: Harvest Relay At one end of the room, fill a large tub with cold water, cranberries, and a few apples. At the other end of the room, form teams of four or five.…

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