Craft a tissue paper flower for a friend!Supplies
Pipe cleaners (green and yellow)
Cut one sheet of tissue paper in half length-wise.
Stack the sheets together and fold accordion-style with approximately 1” ...
Make a fun dessert together!Supplies
Candies (We used Skittles® and Mike & Ikes®, but you can use any kind you like!)
Melt the chocolate in the bowl according to the directions on the ...
Play a fun game grabbing pretend “manna” to learn about how we can be thankful for the food God gives us!Supplies
Scatter the pom poms on the ground or table.
Give each family member a pair of ...
Spend time with your family and plant an indoor container garden!Supplies
Container (Get creative! We used a fancy salad bowl.)
s a family, choose your flowers and container for your indoor garden.
Instead of going out and spending money, let’s enjoy and be thankful for where you live. Pick a day to go on a family walk in your neighborhood or local hiking trail. Notice and talk about the things you love about where you live. Notice the ...
One of the best ways to practice contentment is to be grateful. Gratitude helps us focus on what is good in our life rather than what we lack. Have you ever opened the refrigerator door and said, “There’s nothing to eat here”? This month we will
30 Days of Contentment
November is a good time to remember to be grateful, let’s make a calendar full of ways to find contentment each and every day. You can decorate a calendar you already have or draw your own on construction paper. Either way, express yourself with
It’s time to race for marshmallows! Kids will have fun with this active game that has a delicious payoff. Set up two tables outside, one with paper plates (one for each family member with their name on it) and one table with a large bowl of ...
Cheese Stick Superhero
Enjoy a super snack as you talk about the story of David helping Mephibosheth!Supplies
Cheese sticks (wrapped)
Blue streamers (or paper)
Cut a 3” strip of a streamer. Round two corners and cut a small ...
Each member of your family is different and unique. Discover everyone's individuality with a night of family charades. Enjoy seeing everyone act things out in their own way and have fun.
Divide the ...
Paper Plate Crown
Make a paper plate crown fit for a king just like David!Supplies
Jewels, pom poms, beads, etc.
Scissors or craft knife
Markers or crayons
Cut the flat center part of the paper plate like a pie, making sure to ...
Paint Your Individuality
This month we want to see every family member's unique individuality through art. Find a pottery painting store, art class, or craft workshop near you and book a family outing. Allow each person to pick their pottery, craft, or painting style. ...