Make a self-portrait out of food to explore the idea that “God made me” with your child!Supplies
Spread (such as Nutella, hummus, or peanut butter)
Snacks (Choose snack foods your child likes, keeping in mind you’ll need to make a face on
Does your family have a recipe that has been passed down for generations? Is there a dish you love that only your grandma makes? What is the dish you look forward to most during the holidays?
This month get out the recipe box, call grandma, ...
Share the story of Moses parting the sea, then teach your child that God’s power is awesome with this activity.Supplies
White frosting (homemade or store-bought)
Blue food coloring
Child-friendly knife or ...
Water Bottle Count
Share the story of Moses getting water from a rock with a fun water bottle counting game!Supplies
Clear water bottles - 3 (reusable or disposable)
Number stickers (or marker)
Straws - 6
Number the water bottles 1-3 ...
Share the story of Daniel and the lions’ den about how God’s power can protect me!Supplies
“Daniel in the Den” printout (No printer, no problem! Simply draw a small Daniel on a piece of paper.)
Yellow paper cupcake ...
What wisdom have you learned this month? What was your favorite story? Let’s make bracelets that can help us to remember all we have learned. All you need is tape, markers, and scissors. Once you have all your supplies pick a Bible verse you ...
Play with toy food to explore the idea that God’s power can help us make right choices just like Daniel!Supplies
Egg carton (or any small containers)
Encourage your child to sort the toy food by color ...
Some of the greatest wisdom available is the wisdom that is passed down from generation to generation. Make a day trip to visit your grandparents or an older family member. If you don’t live close to family or don’t have elderly family members, ...
Let’s have fun finding what you should do and doing it. This interactive game is a hands-on version of the game Telephone. What you will need is a box of Legos® and an egg timer. Place the Legos on a table in one room and have the family start ...
It’s time to have a parade, well maybe not the kind of parade you are used to. But a parade of showing people how God sees them! As a family, head to the party store and get several dozen balloons filled with helium and some confetti. If ...
Armor of God Snack
Enjoy a yummy snack as you talk about the different pieces of the armor of God with your child!Supplies
Food (Choose foods your child likes, keeping in mind you’ll need to make a stick person, a shield, a breastplate and a helmet.)
Confidence Wall of Fame
Before a new school year starts, celebrate all you have accomplished as a family during the past upside-down year. This month we are creating a ‘Confidence Wall of Fame” to showcase achievements—like good grades, art projects, trophies, ...