Preparing for Lent with Kids
Lent is actually one of my favorite parts of the year. It sounds strange because we often think of Lent as a time of discomfort and sacrifice, as we give up vices and fast. But I find Lent to be a great time to refocus my life on the Lord and become holier. Catholic Culture has this very informative Lenten Workshop, with links to information, activities, and prayers. As the girls are still so young, I haven't included them in many Lenten practices in the past. But this year I want to start…
church/school bulletin board. The students each colored a cross.
church/school bulletin board. The students each colored a cross. by carrie on Indulgy.com
Religious Easter Word Search Printable
A free printable religious themed Easter word search printable featuring twenty religious words about Easter
Jesus crucified for our sins: Matthew 11:3-6; 16:15-16; 21:6-15 Luke 23:26-49 John 4:25-26, 42
I was hoping to impact the children to make what Jesus did for them more personal. We know that Christ sided for us, but stoping to take the time to think about it and see it on paper was something…
Catholic Saints Coloring Books
Catholic Saints Coloring Book - FREE sample. Great way to teach the virtues through the lives of the Saints.
Quiet Time Journal For Kids (9 weeks)
I have been teaching children in Sunday School, VBS, Christian School and more for over 10 years. I have discovered that kids from Christian homes often do not have a good understanding of the gospel. Children need to know not just bible stories, but how much God loves them, what He did for them, ...
Family Faith Resources
This is a prayer wall..I think this would be a great VBS activity for teens and younger kids (capable of writing) ..use assorted color paper like the rainbow and let each person pin their own prayers during the week of VBS...a awesome way to involve kids and teach.them the importance of talking to God.
What Lent Looks Like
Only a couple of days remain until we enter into the season of Lent, a time to return to the Lord, to fast, pray, and give, and a time to clarify and strengthen our relationship with Christ. The Liturgical Seasons that our Church has put in place create a beautiful rhythm for Christian life. I also love the signs and symbols of the seasons, and plan to create a resource to use with kids as a reminder of the meaning of each season. Up first is the Lent printable. I have it in black & white…