Children’s Groups at Home

We are really excited to be brining you online Children’s groups material on a weekly basis that you can use at home, but you don’t have to be a child! The videos and crafts will be suitable for all ages, so why not experience and explore our bible theme in new ways!

Superhero’s Summer Challenge

The Parable of the Sower – Matthew 13:1-9

You will need:
Flower Template
Selection of coloured paper
Bendy Straws
Scissors
Tape
and something sharp to make a hole in the centre of the flowers
Further Activities and crafts on the theme
Word search and other challenges on the theme

Rest – Matthew 11:26-30

You Will Need:
Chalk
An outside space to chalk on to make your circuit (see image below)
Things to make hot chocolate (and an adult to help if you need one)
Bible

Welcome Matthew 10.40-42 & Genesis 22.1-14

You Will Need:
Paper
Pens
Craft Material to make a fun Welcome Banner
(You maybe able to ask and adult or google to find a colour in one)

You’re whole heart – Matthew 10:24-39

You will need
Paper
Pens
Your bible to read the story

Sending Out – Matthew 9:35-10:15

You will need
A Paper/Plastic Cup
A Pipe Cleaner
Paper
Scissors
Glue/Prit Stick
Pens
Your bible to read the story
An Adult!

Fathers Day – Matthew 9:18-26

You will need
An Envelope
Paper
Scissors
Glue/Prit Stick
Pens
Bar of Chocolate
Your bible to read the story
An Adult!

Wise and Foolish Builders – Matthew 7:21-29

You will need
A few different Biscuits
Hot Water
Something to build a strong house (e.g. lego/stones)
Something to build a weak house (e.g. plastic cups)
Your bible to read the story
An Adult!
This is also a great song to jump and dance around to in worship on the theme

Trinity Sunday – Matthew 28:16-20

You will need
Rice Krispies
Butter/Marg
Golden Syrup
Bar of Chocolate
Cake cases or a cake tin 
a bowl and spoon

Pentecost – Acts 2

You will need:
A Bible
Dove and Flame Template
For other activities on the Pentecost you can download this sheet

Jesus Ascending to Heaven – Luke 24.44-53

You will need:
A Bible  
A Glass
Sparkling Water
Raisins or Sultanas
Mug in a cake recipe
For further craft actives can be found in the Messy Church Ascension day sheet

The Promise of the Holy Spirit – John 14.15-21

You will need:
A Bible  
Gods’ Promise Craft sheet
Scissors
A Jar or Box
Some craft bits to decorate with 

I am the Way – 10-05-20

This Sunday the focus is on John 14:1-14, Jesus’ saying that he is the Way, the Truth and the Life.

You will need
Coloured card or paper
Ribbon or String
Colouring Pens
Scissors

I am the Good Shepherd 03-05-20

This Sunday the focus is on John 10:1-10, Jesus’ saying that he is the good Shepherd.

You will need:
Card or paper or an old school shirt
Colouring Pens

Road to Emmaus Sunday 26-4-20

This Sunday the focus is on Luke 24:13-35, Jesus meeting his friends on the Road to Emmaus.

You will need :-
The downloaded PDF
Scissors
Sellotape
Colouring Pens


As an extra we have attached a copy of the Messy Church Road to Emmaus ideas if you want to give them a go at home