Wednesday, January 31, 2018
To tell the story of Stephen in Acts 7, I used 3-D visuals. I printed out Bible people that I downloaded through this site. Then I glued them onto empty toilet paper rolls so they could stand up.
Wednesday, January 24, 2018
Jesus rejected in Nazareth, his home town from Luke 4:14-30 is a very easy story to re-enact. It requires little props, the only prep work was to make a scroll. I used old packing paper I had saved from Amazon boxes and taped it together to make a long scroll.
Wednesday, January 10, 2018
Kid's Mission's Breakfast from Joan Eppehimer on Vimeo.
They say that kids learn best when they are having fun. The first half of this event included "catching" your breakfast. Our cook flipped the pancakes and the kids caught them on their plates. The kids had a blast, but they also learned about the importance of Bible translation and smuggling and heard from a missionary. Parents were invited too, creating a family event at the same time.
Instructions for the Pin the Bible on the World game can be found in this post from November.
Wednesday, January 3, 2018
A friend gave me an old teacher's book that had a great illustration for explaining the second birth to children. I made the illustration out of doubled sided poster board. I experimented until I found 2 different plate sizes to trace the concentric circles. I used a yardstick to draw the lines to divide the 2 circles into thirds.
This was an eggtremely time consuming project to do, but it was also very rewarding, and even fun. I want to warn you though, don't pa...
This is a science experiment object lesson that could be used for Easter, or at any time to teach that Jesus takes away our sin. I fo...
Teaching Children to Overcome Temptation from Joan Eppehimer on Vimeo . Even though I have taught this lesson on Jesus being tested by ...